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National Breastfeeding Month

DHEC celebrates National Breastfeeding Month. We encourage expectant mothers to speak with their doctors to make sure it is an effective choice for them and their infant children.


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.