Welcome to DHEC

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Going Beyond the Table

During National Nutrition Month, our SNAP-Ed Program encourages you to think about the various ways we eat — not only around a dinner table, but also on the go, in schools and restaurants, and at games and events.

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Help Us Track West Nile

Learn how to safely collect and submit dead birds for testing to help DHEC track West Nile virus.

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Spring Rabies Clinics

There are free and low-cost rabies vaccine clinics happening this spring throughout the state. Find a clinic near you.


Do you have a complaint regarding services being provided to a child by a state agency?

Please submit your complaint by phone (1-800-206-1957) or an electronic submission form with the South Carolina Department of Children's Advocacy.