Office of Emergency Services rolls out new RV for crisis response and community outreach

The SCDMH Office of Emergency Services is rolling out a brand-new Community Support Unit (CSU), an RV that can travel wherever help is needed throughout South Carolina. SCDMH applied for and received a federal grant from the BlueCross® BlueShield® of South Carolina Foundation for a three-year project called the Mental Health/Law Enforcement Alliance Project (Alliance).… Read More

Las Agencias Expanden Línea de Apoyo para Servicios de Salud Mental y Servicios de Adicciones con numero de asistencia en Español.

PARA PUBLICACION INMEDIATA Agosto 17, 2020 Contacto: Gianella Quiñones l (864) 203-6850 l gianella.quinones@scdmh.org Las Agencias Expanden Línea de Apoyo para Servicios de Salud Mental y Servicios de Adicciones con numero de asistencia en Español. Columbia, SC – Expandiendo la iniciativa de la línea de apoyo SC-HOPES, el Departamento de Salud Mental de Carolina del… Read More

Agencies Expand Mental Health, Addictions Support Line with Spanish-language Number

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 17, 2020 Contact: Tracy LaPointe l (803) 898-8582 l tracy.lapointe@scdmh.org Agencies Expand Mental Health, Addictions Support Line with Spanish-language Number Columbia, SC – Expanding the SC-HOPES support line initiative, the South Carolina Department of Mental Health (SCDMH) and South Carolina Department of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services have added a… Read More

Blalock Named Women Vision SC Honoree!

SCDMH Deputy Director of Community Mental Health Services Debbie Blalock has been recognized as one of 11 Women Vision SC honorees for 2020. The initiative, begun in 2019 by SCETV, “focuses on issues affecting women throughout the state and nation and serves as a platform to highlight trailblazing South Carolina women that have made an… Read More