ABC Quality

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

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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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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! 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.