Accessibility, Nondiscrimination, Privacy Notices


Translation and Interpreter Services

DHEC has translation and interpreter services available for applicants and recipients of covered DHEC services and members of the public for public hearings. If you speak a language other than English or need alternate means of communication, such as sign language or large print, please notify the staff at your local health department, a representative from the program you are seeking services from, or the contact person listed on the Agency's Public Notice. If there are any problems in obtaining the requested services, please notify the Bureau of Community Health Services at (803) 429-5401.


DHEC is prohibited from discriminating against applicants for, and recipients of, covered DHEC services on the basis of age, disability, veteran’s status, race, color, sex, pregnancy, religion, genetic information, national origin, gender identity, or sexual orientation. If you have questions about DHEC's nondiscrimination statement or need to file a complaint, please contact the Agency's Compliance Office at (888) 843-3718 or you may use the Discrimination Complaint Form (DHEC 2780) and email your complaint form to  You can also submit a written complaint to any employee at your local DHEC office.

DHEC supports and abides by the Americans with Disabilities Act in regard to employment, public services, and public facility accommodations. DHEC's intent is to provide equal access to its services and employment opportunities.

If you have any complaints or comments relating to the services or facilities or employment at any of our locations, please contact Arlene Posey at 803-898-3316 or




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