The South Carolina Department of Mental Health’s (SCDMH) fiscal year 2022-23 Community Mental Health Services Block Grant Application is now available for public comment.

This Block Grant Application includes SCDMH’s fiscal year 2022-2023 State Plan Report required by Public Law 102-321, for providing comprehensive community mental health services to adults with a serious mental illness and to children with a serious emotional disturbance.

For information regarding the Community Mental Health Services Block Grant, or to provide comments and feedback, please contact SCDMH Deputy Director of Administrative Services Stewart Cooner at, or mail to his attention at P.O. Box 485, Columbia, SC 29202.

Comments on this draft plan should be submitted by close of business Monday, August 30, 2021.