Helpful Links

Here are some helpful links to other resources that are available in the area:


To Determine Eligibility for State Funded Services:

South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs: https://ddsn.sc.gov/resources/applying-services or 1-800-289-7012

Case Management:

The Arc of South Carolina: https://www.arcsc.org 

South Carolina Autism Society: https://scautism.org/

South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs: https://ddsn.sc.gov/

Concerns related to transitioning out of high school (ages 13-21):

Transition Alliance of South Carolina: https://transitionalliancesc.org

Medicaid Waivers:

See our page about waivers: https://scautismhelp.com/waiver-services/

Services for those with disabilities:

Autism Spectrum Disorder - More Info‚Äč

DSM-5 & Children with Autism - More Info

Grand Strand Down Syndrome Society: https://www.grandstrandds.org/ 

Mission: The mission of the Grand Strand Down Syndrome Society is to make life better for people in our community who have Down syndrome and their families and caregivers. We will offer support and information to families and professionals, and we will promote a positive image of Down syndrome in our area. We will bring to light the potential and greatness that each person with Down syndrome possesses. We will strive to create the kind of awareness and acceptance of Down syndrome that will last long after our generation is gone. We will nurture parents of babies with Down syndrome, and we will provide all people whose lives have been touched by this condition a group where they feel welcomed and accepted. We will create opportunities for individuals and families to network, socialize, and become better informed. Furthermore, as we are able, we will support local, state, and national efforts to ensure fair and equitable conditions for all people who have Down syndrome or another disability. 

Grand Strand Miracle Leagues: https://grandstrandmiracleleague.com/ 

Mission: Our mission is to offer individuals with special needs the opportunity to participate in sports and recreational activities in a community-supported, safe, adapted, and encouraging environment.

South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs: https://ddsn.sc.gov/resources/applying-services    

The Arc of South Carolina: https://www.arcsc.org 

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