SCDMH Staff Recognized for Excellence

SCDMH Office of Public Affairs The following SCDMH staff have been recognized recently for their contributions and accomplishments in the field of Mental Health. Four SCDMH employees were honored at the Mental Health America-SC 65th Annual Birthday Celebration: Assistant Deputy Director of the Division of Long-term Care and Chief Medical Officer of DIS Kimberly Rudd,… Read More

News Release: VA Grants Funding for New State Veterans Nursing Homes

VA Grants Funding for New State Veterans Nursing Homes Columbia, SC – The South Carolina Department of Mental Health (SCDMH) has received official notification from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs assuring federal construction grant funding for additional state veterans’ nursing homes in Florence and Gaffney. Under the terms of the grant, the Veterans Administration… Read More

Together, We’re Greater: Greenville-area Mental Health Centers to Merge

Greenville, SC – Effective July 1, 2019, the SC Department of Mental Health’s Greenville Mental Health Center and Piedmont Center for Mental Health Services will merge, becoming the Greater Greenville Mental Health Center (GGMHC). SCDMH, the State’s public mental health provider, has considered merging the centers for many years, as Greenville is the only SC… Read More