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Employer Services and Workforce Development

DSS works to support business owners who hire DSS program participants entering the workforce. When you hire our customers, you become eligible for a variety of benefits, incentives and supports designed to meet your specific needs. Hiring from DSS can provide both your business and your new employee a promising future. We assist with:

  • Tax credit opportunities for employers
  • Workforce Consultants statewide
  • Vocational assessments
  • Pre-screened job referrals
  • Background screening
  • Ongoing assistance


Watch this video to learn more and be sure to complete the
Employer Request for DSS Information Form at the link below.


Click here to learn how DSS can help you build a quality workforce.

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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.