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Information presented on the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SCDSS) web sites is collected, organized, and provided for the convenience of the user. While the SCDSS attempts to keep such information accurate and up-to-date, it cannot warrant the authenticity or reliability of such information. Under no circumstances will the State, or South Carolina Department of Social Services be liable for any actions taken, or omissions made, from reliance on any information contained on, or linked to, SCDSS Web sites from any source nor shall the State, or SCDSS be liable for any other consequences from any such reliance.

Users are responsible to determine for themselves which web pages are part of the official State website and which are merely convenient links. Any question should be directed to the appropriate State personnel (as listed under Contact DSS).

Information available through this service that was not generated by the South Carolina Department of Social Services is not warranted by DSS to be accurate, authoritative or factual. The availability of networked information via this service does not constitute DSS endorsement of the content of that information. If you feel that information you have obtained via this service is inaccurate or offensive, we suggest you contact the original producer or distributor of that information.

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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.