As a public agency, the South Carolina Department of Mental Health maintains public records in accordance with the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act. Learn more about SCDMH’s FOIA policies, fees, and how to submit a request below. If you have questions about SCDMH’s FOIA process, call (803) 898-8581.

SCDMH’s Office of Public Affairs coordinates Freedom of Information Act requests/responses.
Requests must be submitted in writing, in one of the following ways: mail, email, or fax.

Mailbox

BY POSTAL MAIL
SCDMH Public Affairs
PO Box 485
Columbia, SC 29202

fax machine

BY FAX
FAX# (803) 898-8316