Dec 2
Tarsha Dixon
Jonathan Pringle
Dec 6
Quilteen Williams
Dec 7
Joe Ann Thompson
Dec 8
Derrick Grant
Latoya Roberts
Dec 9
George Merchant
Maxie Poston
Dec 11
Loretta Brown
Dec 12
Caleb Tanner
Dec 13
Jeffery Gardner
Dec 16
Shawn Ford
Ira Owens
Dec 19
Mechelle Hamilton
Brandy Bennett
Dec 20
Greg Carter
Dec 21
Diamond Vandroff
Asianique Bethea
Dec 23
LaCourtney Singletary
Dec 24
Sarah Sparks
Dec 26
Tarna Hill
Dec 27
Jacqueline Shaw

Service Anniversaries

Dec 2
Rob Horton (20)
Dec 3
Debbie Guajardo (24)
Dec 15
Serrether Ritter (13)
Dec 16
Annie Gibson (17)

Useful Links

Therap Services
DDSN Application Portal
Alliant ASO
SCDDSN portal

Agency Policy Manual
MDCBDSN Job Openings
Home & Community Based Services
Final Rule

Official Website of the
State of South Carolina
(contains links to state employee benefit information.)

SCDDSN home page.
South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs

Directives & Standards
Contains state directives
and standards

Tech Toolbox
Tools and Apps from the ARC for people with disabilities

MDCBDSN home page
SC State Agencies
(Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services US Dept of Health & Human Services)

SC Developmental Disabilities Council
Hands-on-Health SC
SC Assistive Technology Program
SC Voc Rehab
South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department

Quality Mall
The Council on Quality and Leadership
American Association of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (formerly AAMR)

Human Services Research Institute
The Mandt System
Reducing workplace violence through Positive Behavior Supports



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Dec 9 - 9:30 - QA/RM Committee Meeting (Marion Center)
Dec 9 - 10:30 - Executive Staff Meeting (Marion Center)
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Dec 19 - Abuse Training with Ombudsman (Dillon Wellness Center)
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