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Assisting people with disabilities and their families in South Carolina

Welcome

Welcome to the South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs (SCDDSN) Website.

SCDDSN is the state agency that plans, develops, oversees and funds services for South Carolinians with severe, lifelong disabilities of intellectual disability, autism, traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury and conditions related to each of these four disabilities. Our mission is to assist people with disabilities and their families in meeting needs, pursuing possibilities and achieving life goals, and to minimize the occurrence and reduce the severity of disabilities through prevention.

Recent News

South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services – Proposed Renewal of the Intellectual Disability and Related Disabilities Home and Community-Based Services Waiver Program – PUBLIC NOTICE

The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) gives notice that it intends to file a waiver renewal with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for the Intellectual Disability and Related Dis

South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services – Proposed Renewal of the Medically Complex Children (MCC) Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waiver Program – PUBLIC NOTICE

The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) gives notice that it intends to file a waiver renewal with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for the Medically Complex Children (MCC) Home a