The Eligibility Division oversees DDSN's eligibility process and requirements.
- DDSN provides services to eligible children and adults with severe, lifelong disabilities.
- DDSN serves people in 7 different categories of eligibility.
- To be eligible for DDSN services, you must be domiciled in South Carolina and be confirmed by DDSN to meet the criteria for at least one disability.
Brian Hawkins, Director
P (803) 935-6709
F (803) 935-6170
By Phone, Toll Free at:
Available 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday through Friday
How to Request DDSN Eligibility
Instructions and Overview of Process (PDF)
Eligibility Determination Directive (PDF)
Eligibility Process Flow Chart (PDF)