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South Carolina – The Palmetto State

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General
See also Developmental Disabilities, Multi-Service Agencies

Disabilities and Special Needs (DSN) Boards (by county) [added 1/16/02]

Aiken Board of Disabilities

Disabilities Board of Charleston County

Emerald Center Multi-County Board for Disabilities and Special Needs

Florence Disabilities and Special Needs Board

Horry Disabilities and Special Needs Board

Laurens Disabilities and Special Needs Board

York County Board of Disabilities and Special Needs

Other counties…
Family Information Network (FIN) (Clemson University)

Greenwood Genetic Center [added 1/16/02]

Information & Referral Resource Network: South Carolina

South Carolina Access Guide

South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs

South Carolina Services Information System – Information on Aging and Disability Services

South Carolina Support and Advocacy Organizations (SCDDSN) (toll-free numbers)
Advocacy and Legal Rights
Palmetto Legal Services

South Carolina Client Assistance Program (CAP)

Southeast Disability & Business Technical Assistance Center

National Resources
Aging
AARP in South Carolina

ElderWeb South Carolina

South Carolina Aging Network

South Carolina Bureau of Senior Services

South Carolina Office of Senior and Long Term Care Services

U.S. Administration on Aging – South Carolina State and Area Agencies and Programs

National Resources
Alzheimer’s Disease
Alzheimer’s Association – Chapters in South Carolina

Mid-State South Carolina Chapter

Upstate South Carolina Chapter
National Resources
Arts
Very Special Arts South Carolina

National Resources
Assistive Technology
South Carolina Assistive Technology Project

National Resources
Autism
South Carolina Autism Society

South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs – Services for People with Autism

South Carolina Support Groups – Autism

National Resources
Blindness and Visual Impairments
American Council of the Blind – Upper Savannah Regional Chapter

National Federation of the Blind of South Carolina

South Carolina Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired [link not working 8/21/01]

South Carolina Association of Blind Students

South Carolina Commission for the Blind

South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind

South Carolina State Library Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

National Resources
Brain Injury
South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs – Services for People with Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury and Similar Disabilities

South Carolina Support Groups – Brain Injury and Similar Disabilities

National Resources
Cancer
American Cancer Society – Charleston Unit

Cancer Center of the Carolinas

National Resources
Cerebral Palsy
National Resources
Children
See also Developmental Disabilities, Education, specific disorders

ABC Child Care for Children with Special Needs

Alliance for South Carolina Children [added 1/16/02]

BabyNet [updated 1/16/02]

Early Intervention Technical Assistance Collaborative (EI-TAC)

Family Connection of South Carolina

March of Dimes of South Carolina

NICHCY State Contact Sheet

PRO-Parents of South Carolina

South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs – Services for High Risk Infants

South Carolina Department of Social Services

National Resources
Communication Disorders
See also Deaf-Blindness, Deafness and Hearing Impairments

South Carolina Speech-Language-Hearing Association

National Resources
Deaf-Blindness
See also Communication Disorders

South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind

National Resources
Deafness and Hearing Impairments
Deaf South Carolina Directory (Deaf World Web)

Relay South Carolina

South Carolina Association of the Deaf (SCAD)

South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind

National Resources
Developmental Disabilities
See also Children, General, Multi-Service Agencies

Center for Disability Resources – The University Affiliated Program (UAP) at the University of South Carolina

South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs – Services for People with Mental Retardation and Related Disabilities

South Carolina Developmental Disabilities Council

South Carolina Support Groups – Mental Retardation and Related Disabilities

National Resources
Diabetes
Diabetes Initiative of South Carolina

South Carolina Diabetes Control Program (DCP)

National Resources
Down Syndrome
National Resources
Education
See also Children, specific disabilities

Project Sight (transition)

South Carolina Department of Education – Office of Exceptional Children

National Resources
Education, Higher
National Resources
Employment
See also Vocational Rehabilitation

Applied Technology Center – Occupational Training Program

Goodwill Industries of Lower South Carolina

South Carolina Employment Security Commission – Special Applicant Groups

National Resources
Epilepsy
Epilepsy Foundation of South Carolina

National Resources
Financial Information
Medicaid

South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department’s Disability Determination Division (for Social Security and Supplemental Security Income disability claims)

National Resources
Fragile X Syndrome
National Resources
Head Injury
See Brain Injury
Health (General)
South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

South Carolina’s Community Health Centers

National Resources
Heart Disorders
American Heart Association – South Carolina Council

National Resources
Hemophilia
National Resources
Hospice
Friends of Caroline Hospice

South Carolina Hospices and End of Life Care (SCIway)
Housing
National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification – South Carolina

National Resources
Huntington’s Disease
National Resources
Independent Living
National Resources
Kidney Disorders
National Kidney Foundation of South Carolina
Learning Disabilities
Learning Disabilities Association – South Carolina

South Carolina State Resources (LD OnLine)

South Carolina State Resources and Learning Disabilities (National ALLD Center)

National Resources
Lupus
Lupus Foundation of America – South Carolina Chapter

National Resources
Mental Illness
Federation of Families of South Carolina (for children with emotional, behaviorial, or mental disorders)

G. Werber Bryan Psychiatric Hospital

Independent Advocacy Organizations – A Mental Health Resource List for Use in South Carolina (from SCDMH)

KEN Mental Health Services Database – South Carolina State Mental Health Resources

Mental Health Association in South Carolina

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) – South Carolina

South Carolina Department of Mental Health (SCDMH)

South Carolina Quick Guide – Mental Health (SCIWay)

National Resources

Mental Retardation
See Developmental Disabilities
Multi-Service Agencies
See also Children, Developmental Disabilities, General

Easter Seals South Carolina
Multiple Sclerosis
National Multiple Sclerosis Society – South Carolina

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National MS Society
National Resources
Occupational Therapy
National Resources
Parkinson’s Disease
Columbia Area Parkinson’s Support Group

National Resources
Prader-Willi Syndrome
Prader-Willi Syndrome Association of South Carolina

National Resources
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
South Carolina RSD Support Group

National Resources
Respiratory Disorders
American Lung Association of South Carolina

National Resources
Respite Services
National Respite Locator Service – South Carolina Respite Programs

National Resources
Sickle Cell Disease
James R. Clark Memorial Sickle Cell Foundation
Speech Impairments
See Communication Disorders

National Resources
Spina Bifida
Spina Bifida Association of Mississippi

National Resources
Spinal Cord Injury
South Carolina Disabilities Research Commission [link not working 8/21/01]

South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs – Services for People with Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury and Similar Disabilities

South Carolina Spinal Cord Injury Association

South Carolina Support Groups – Spinal Cord Injury and Similar Disabilities

National Resources
Sports and Recreation
H. A. L. T. E. R. (Handicapped Athletes Learning To Enjoy Riding) [added 11/13/01]

Special Olympics South Carolina

National Resources
Stroke
National Resources
Tourette Syndrome
Medical College of Georgia – Georgia/South Carolina Tourette Syndrome Support [added 1/16/02]

National Resources
Transportation
Project ACTION Accessible Traveler’s Database – South Carolina Cities

National Resources
Turners Syndrome
National Resources
Veterans
Alston Wilkes Veterans Home (for homeless veterans)

National Resources
Vocational Rehabilitation
South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department

National Resources
Other Subjects
National Resources

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