SNAP SCAM ALERT: Protect Your EBT Card and SNAP Benefits from Texting Scams
The South Carolina Department of Social Services wants to alert the public about a phishing campaign involving texts claiming EBT benefit cards are locked.Learn More
SC Voucher Benefit Portal
Announcing a new and convenient way for families to apply for child care assistance, upload documents, track application status and more!Learn More
2022 Summer Pandemic EBT
South Carolina obtained approval from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service to issue 2022 Summer Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) benefits to eligible K-12 students.
Summer K-12 P-EBT benefits will be issued on new P-EBT cards and should be delivered to eligible students on or before September 16, 2022 by regular mail.
Parents may use the P-EBT search portal to check the status of previously approved benefits.
Find more information in the 2022 Summer K-12 Pandemic EBT Frequently Asked Questions document.
Celebrating our work with South Carolina’s child care providers impacting children and families for 30 years!Learn More
Online Central Registry and Database System
SCDSS announces the state’s new Online Central Registry and Database System for conducting SC Child Abuse and Neglect Registry background checks.Learn More
Do you have a complaint regarding services being provided to a child by a state agency? Please submit your complaint by phone (1-800-206-1957) or an electronic submission form here with the South Carolina Department of Children's Advocacy.