Developmental Disabilities Services for all of South Carolina

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Referral Services
Address:The Arc of South Carolina
1202 12th Street
Cayce, SC 29033
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Description:The Arc is a grassroots, volunteer advocacy organization. The Arc of South Carolina works to improve the lives of people with Special Needs. The Arc advocates for people with disabilities to ensure they have the services and supports they need to grow, develop, and live in the community.The Arc of SC provides statewide information and referral services, you can contact your local chapter or the state chapter with any questions. The Arc of South Carolina is affiliated with The Arc of the United States, a national organization on mental retardation.
Office Name:The Arc of Myrtle Beach
Address:1010 5th Avenue North
Surfside Beach, SC 29575
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Description:Changed name. Called Arc of Coastal Carolina. Also changed address, email and url MMH 8/22/16
Office Name:Arc of Pickens County, The
Address:1308 Griffin Mill Road
Easley, SC 29640
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Office Name:Arc of Oconee County
Address:P.O. Box 8517
Seneca, SC 29678
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Office Name:Arc of the Midlands
Address:218-B East Main Street
Lexington, SC 29072
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Office Name:State Headquarters/Rose M. Lowe Rehabilitation Cen
Address:3020 Farrow Road
Columbia, SC 29203
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1-800-951-4090 (toll free)
Description:Easter Seals is a national nonprofit organization that provides a variety of services to children and adults with special needs and disabilities and to the families of such persons, including: Pediatric Therapy, Early Intervention, Individual Specific Assistance, Equipment Loan Program, Kids Are Riding Safely, and Information and Referral.
Office Name:Anderson & Oconee County
Address:1104 Ella Street
Anderson, SC 29621
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Office Name:Pee Dee Office
Address:Darlington and Florence Counties
PO Box 3209
Florence, SC 29502
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Office Name:Greenville County
Address:1100 B. Rutherford Road
Greenville, SC 29609
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Office Name:Spartanburg County
Address:1004 South Pine Street
Spartanburg, SC 29302
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free low cost
statewide resource
Learning Disabilities Association of South Carolina
Address:537 Creekridge Road
Aiken, SC 29803
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Description:Provides information on learning disabilities and advice on medical, legal, and educational aspects of the learning disabled. Will provide information on local tutors and support groups.
Address:3710 Landmark Drive, Suite 208
Columbia, SC 29204
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Phone:866-275-7273 Toll-free
866-232-4525 (TTY)
Description:Protection and Advocacy for People with Disabilities, Inc. (P&A) is authorized by state and federal law to protect the rights of people with disabilities in South Carolina. P&A promotes this mission by enabling individuals to advocate for themselves, by speaking on their behalf when they have been discriminated against or denied a service to which they are entitled, and by promoting policies and services which respect their choices. Services P&A Provides: Information & Referral, Case Representation, Systemic Advocacy, and Self-Advocacy Training, Education and Outreach.

(USC School of Medicine Center for Disability Resources)
Office Name:Midlands Center
Address:8301 Farrow Road
Columbia, SC 29203
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Phone:800-915-4522 Toll Free
Description:SCATP is a federally funded project concerned with getting technology into the hands of people with disabilities so that they might live, work, learn and be a more independent part of the community. Examples of assistive technologies include modified eating utensils, page turners, dressing aids; devices that help with speech or hearing; mobility aids like wheelchairs, scooters, walkers; computer access aids like touch screens, modified keyboards, and much more. On the Website is information about how to learn about and access assistive technology. SCATP also provides information and referral, equipment loans, a demonstration center and an annual Expo that is free and open to the public where people can learn about the latest technology.
Address:810 Dutch Square Blvd., Suite 214
Columbia, SC 29210
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1-877-217-2331 Toll Free
803-731-1400 TTY
Description:SCILC provides support and assistance to centers for independent living in developing the advocacy skills and interests of South Carolinians with disabilities. They also offer peer counseling and information and referral services.
Address:P.O. Box 493
Columbia, SC 29202
866-345-6786 (Toll-Free)
Description:This statewide organization addresses the need of respite care in South Carolina. Services include educating caregivers and others about the importance of respite care, a voucher program for caregivers to get respite care, and linking organizations that offer respite care to caregivers.
Address:400 Arbor Lake Drive, Suite B-500
Columbia, SC 29223
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Description:This is the Website of the state office of The United Way. The goal of the United Way Association of South Carolina is to be a key influence in public policy, give support to the local chapters and provides leadership training to other non-profits. Local United Way agencies provide a variety of social services, including information and referral for emergency or non-emergency needs such as: counseling, food and shelter, suicide prevention, emergency shelter for children and battered women, and other human service needs. To find a United Way in your area, click on United Way Locator at the top of the page. To use the statewide database of services, click on 2-1-1.