Pandemic EBT
Child Care 2020-2021

South Carolina has completed P-EBT K-12 and Child Care P-EBT issuance for the school year 2020-2021. No additional P-EBT benefits will be issued for students who were eligible for P-EBT during the 2020-2021 school year.

Parents may use the P-EBT Search Portal to check the status of previously approved benefits.

Find more information in the
Pandemic EBT K-12 Frequently Asked Questions or Pandemic EBT Frequently Asked Questions for Child Care Children.

SNAP Emergency Allotments to continue beginning August 1, 2021

The federally-approved Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) emergency allotments (supplements) to all South Carolina SNAP households will continue effective August 1, 2021.

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COVID-19 Update

Click for information about submitting applications for: SNAP Benefits / TANF Benefits

Youth ages 14-26, who have foster care experience, may be eligible for federal EMERGENCY Pandemic Relief Funds. Click here to learn more.

Child Support

Good news! A new Customer Service Portal will be available in early 2021 to allow parents to view and update information about their case – 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.