SNAP Emergency Allotment Inquiry

Effective February 1, 2023, all SNAP households will go back to receiving their regular monthly benefit amount. SNAP recipients can view their regular monthly SNAP benefit amount and their emergency allotment amount for January 2023; and their expected regular monthly benefit amount for February 2023 online.

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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.

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Child Care Scholarship Benefits Portal

Announcing a new and convenient way for families to apply for child care assistance, upload documents, track application status and more!

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ABC Quality

Celebrating our work with South Carolina’s child care providers impacting children and families for 30 years!

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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.

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Child Support

Good news! The Child Support Customer Service Portal gives parents a secure way to apply for child support and access important case information – any time, any day!

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Child Welfare Services Transformation

Best Outcomes for Children and Families

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.