Charleston County Disabilities and Special Needs Board

 
General Information
Description of AgencyThis 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). 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 and funding for day care for children with 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 www.state.sc.us/ddsn.
LocationCharleston
Geographic AreaCharleston
Public TransportationTransportation may be provided or purchased in order that persons receive services.
Facility/ADA AccessThe business office and service sites are accessible.
Intake ProcedureCall or write this agency. A meeting will be set up with a staff person to assist in applying.
Intake RequirementsMedical History, School Records
 
Client Information
EligibilityPersons seeking services from the SC DDSN must be able to prove that they have mental retardation, autism, or other related disability. Children 0-6 years at risk for developmental disability may also be eligible.
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1995 Morrison Dr.
Physical Site City, State, ZipCharleston, SC 29413-2708
Mailing Address 1P. O. Box 22708
Mailing City, State, ZipCharleston, SC 29413-2708
Main Phone(843) 805-5800
Other Phone(843) 805-5835
Fax(843) 965-5263
Web Addresswww.dsncc.com
 
Additional Information
Service Contact TitleService Coordinator
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Charleston County Disabilities and Special Needs Board
Affiliated Programs: Charleston County Disabilities and Special Needs Board
Head & Spinal Cord Injury, Charleston DSNB
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