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    • 2015-2019 final report 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-08-25)
      Over the last five years, Child Welfare Services (CWS) has worked with the larger child welfare community to implement the goals and objectives of the 2015-2019 the Child and Family Service Plan (CFSP). During the CFSP ...
    • Cash Assistance Program recipients and cash assistance all benefits 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-02)
      These statistics are broken down by county, cases, children, total recipients and cash assistance.
    • Cash Assistance Program recipients and cash assistance all benefits 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-04)
      These statistics are broken down by county, cases, children, total recipients and cash assistance.
    • Cash Assistance Program recipients and cash assistance all benefits 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-01)
      These statistics are broken down by county, cases, children, total recipients and cash assistance.
    • Cash Assistance Program recipients and cash assistance all benefits 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2019-12)
      These statistics are broken down by county, cases, children, total recipients and cash assistance.
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Foster family handbook : advice and encouragement for foster parents, from start to finish 

      Fostering Great Ideas; South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-08-12)
      This handbook explains what you need to do in order to become a foster parent.
    • 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.
    • Frequently asked questions for South Carolina providers 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-08-13)
      This answers questions about the Department of Social Services' interaction with health care providers.
    • 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.
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • 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, ...
    • Overview of the Family First Prevention Services Act 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-08-27)
      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, ...
    • SCDSS COVID-19 expenditure report as of 7/1/20 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-07-01)
      This details the expenditures of the Department of Social Services’s allocation from the CARES Act.
    • SCDSS COVID-19 expenditure report as of 8/1/20 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-07-31)
      This details the expenditures of the Department of Social Services’ allocation from the CARES Act.
    • SNAP participation 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-04)
      These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits
    • SNAP participation 

      South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-02)
      These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.