Orangeburg Disabilities and Special Needs Board

General Information
Description of Agency: This agency helps get services for persons meeting the eligibility criteria for the Mental Retardation Division or the Autism Division of the SC Department of Disabilities and Special Needs (DDSN). There may be a waiting list for some services. Some service funding may only be available through the MR/RD Home and Community-based Waiver. Ask the agency for additional information about this waiver. This agency also provides early intervention services for children with delays or disabilities even though the children may not be DDSN eligible. Persons seeking services from the Head and Spinal Cord Injury Division of DDSN should call 1-866-867-3864 for an eligibility screening. For information about DDSN, call 1-888-376-4636 toll-free or visit the website at
Location: Orangeburg
Geographic Area: Orangeburg
Public Transportation: Transportation may be provided or purchased in order that persons receive services.
Facility/ADA Access: The business office and service sites are accessible.
Intake Procedure: Call or write this agency. A meeting will be set up with a staff person to assist in applying.
Intake Requirements: Medical History, School Records
Client Information
Eligibility: Persons seeking services from this agency must be able to prove that they have mental retardation, autism, or other related disability. Children 0-6 yrs at risk for developmental disability may also be eligible.
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1: 2785 Magnolia St.
Physical Site City, State, Zip: Orangeburg, SC 29118-1401
Mailing Address 1: P. O. Box 1812
Mailing City, State, Zip: Orangeburg, SC 29116-1812
Main Phone: (803) 536-1170
Fax: (803) 531-8317
Additional Information
Service Contact Title: Service Coordinator
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
This Agency:
Orangeburg Disabilities and Special Needs Board
Affiliated Programs: Head & Spinal Cord Injury, Orangeburg DSNB
Orangeburg Disabilities and Special Needs Board
Affiliated Services: Assistive Technology Expenses (Equipment Expenses)
Assistive Technology Expenses (Equipment Expenses)
Attendant/Personal Assistance
Attendant/Personal Assistance
Augmentative Communication Evaluation/Training
Care Management (Case Management - Service Coordination)
Care Management (Case Management - Service Coordination)
Early Intervention Services
Financial Counseling/Management
Home Health Service
Home Repair/Modification Assistance
Job Placement (Vocational Placement)
Job Training (Vocational Training)
Medicaid Waiver Information
Medication & Drug Assistance
Medication (Prescription) Management
Personal Emergency Response System (PERS)
Respite Care - In-Home
Respite Care - In-Home
Respite Care - Out-of-Home
Respite Care - Out-of-Home
Supervised Living (Group Home - Community Training Home - ICF MR)
Supported Employment
Vehicle Modification