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    • South Carolina Child Care Voucher Program policy manual 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2018-06-01)
      The purpose of the SC Voucher Program is to increase the availability, affordability, accessibility and quality of child care for families in the state of South Carolina and assist families in achieving and maintaining ...
    • DSS e-blast 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12-03)
      This electronic serial from the Department of Social Services is an internal newsletter that gives information about the department as well as past and upcoming events pertinent to the department.
    • VIP Program : Visitation Involvement Parenting 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12-05)
      Children whose parents stay involved are less likely to get into trouble and more likely to do well in school. Our VIP Program helps both parents to establish a visitation schedule and overcome obstacles standing in ...
    • SNAP employment and training third-party reimbursement program provider handbook 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2019-05)
      This handbook provides a standard set of procedures and guidelines for providers of employment and training services who partner with the South Carolina Department of Social Services in the SNAP2Work program (also referred ...
    • Chafee Program pathways to success 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2019-10)
      The Chafee Foster Care Program for Successful Transition to Adulthood was established with the passage of the John H. Chafee Foster Care Independence Act of 1999 (PL 106-169) and amended by the Family First Prevention ...
    • Kinship foster care : becoming a licensed kinship foster parent for your kin 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2019-10-14)
      This brochure describes kinship care, who is eligible, how to get licensed, what the benefits are and lists resources for caregivers.
    • Kinship care 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2019-10-14)
      This brochure describes kinship care and lists resources for caregivers.
    • South Carolina Department of Social Services Child welfare quality assurance review report Williamsburg February 2020 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-02)
      This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Williamsburg County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was February 1, 2019 to the date the case was reviewed, ...
    • Social services block grant program plan for Federal Fiscal Year 2021 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-02-16)
      The federal government has allocated funds to state social services programs since the mid - 1950’s. The Social Services Block Grant Program provides flexible funding to assist States in providing a wide range of services ...
    • South Carolina Department of Social Services Child welfare quality assurance review report Clarendon : March 2020 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-03)
      This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Clarendon County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was April 2020 to the date the case was reviewed, which was ...
    • Kinship care : stepping in : a guide for kinship caregivers in South Carolina 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-03-11)
      Kinship Care is, many times, the very best alternative for children whose parents are unable to care for them. Because the child already knows you, you also ease the trauma of this huge change. As you take on this extra ...
    • Overview of the Family First Prevention Services Act 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-03-12)
      The Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA) is the most substantial funding reform in the child welfare arena in the last 20 years. It aims to correct the value-policy mismatch perpetuated by the former funding system, ...
    • South Carolina Department of Social Services Child welfare quality assurance review report Lancaster April 2020 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-04)
      This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Lancaster County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was April 1, 2019 to the date the case was reviewed, which ...
    • COVID-19 : heightened risk of abuse and neglect 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services; University of South Carolina. Children's Law Center (South Carolina State Library, 2020-04-06)
      This chart, developed by the Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action, shows some of the factors contributing to increased risk of abuse and neglect during the current pandemic.
    • Adult Protective Services policy manual : ethical framework 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-04-15)
      The intent of the APS Program is to provide intervention and protection for vulnerable adults who cannot provide care or protection for themselves, This manual gives guidance for APS practitioners dealing with these adults ...
    • South Carolina Department of Social Services Child welfare quality assurance review report Lexington County : May 2020 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-05)
      This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Lexington County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was May 1, 2019 to the date the case was reviewed, which was ...
    • Foster parent facts 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-05-06)
      This paper gives important facts about foster parenting in South Carolina.
    • South Carolina Department of Social Services Child welfare quality assurance review report Greenwood County : June 2020 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-06)
      This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Greenwood County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was June 1, 2019 to the date the case was reviewed, which ...
    • South Carolina Department of Social Services Child welfare quality assurance review report Saluda County : July 2020 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-06)
      This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Saluda County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was April 2020 to the date the case was reviewed, which was ...
    • South Carolina Department of Social Services Child welfare quality assurance review report Greenwood County : June 2020 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-06)
      This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Greenwood County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was April 2020 to the date the case was reviewed, which was ...