Oct 1
Jonaton Brown
Oct 3
Chrissie Taylor
Oct 4
Ricardo Armstrong
Oct 5
Yvette Richardson
Oct 6
Jennifer Gadson
Oct 11
Clarence Rowell
Oct 12
Sherida McLeod
Oct 13
James Billings
Mercedes Eagle
Oct 14
Sallie Monroe
Oct 16
Alphonso Ford
Oct 18
Dontae Thomas
Oct 19
Zabrina Rawlison
Cary Tyler
Gloria Go
Oct 22
Rodney Fore
Renea Cross
Oct 24
Jayson Legette
Oct 26
Sarah Blackard
Oct 27
Lakey Vincent
Brody Smith
Oct 28
Henry Staten

Service Anniversaries

Oct 5
Mike Keith (28)
Oct 10
Telma Davis (15)
Oct 16
Catina Brown (21)
Alice Swinton (20)
Oct 19
Tabatha Mullins (11)
Oct 26
Francina Colvin (5)
Faye Mitchell (5)
Vanessa Brantley (5)
Tonya Moore (5)

Useful Links

Therap Services
DDSN Application Portal
Alliant ASO
SCDDSN portal

Agency Policy Manual
Agency Organizational Chart
Board Meeting Videos
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, & Manuals
Contains state directives,
standards, and manuals

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
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Agency operations will resume October 12 with
modifications in place for social distancing. COVID-19 tests will be administered to participants the week prior to increase the likelihood of a successful reopening. Facial masks and temperature checks will be required for all participants.

The following SC specific COVID-19 pages are updated daily:
SC DHEC Testing Data & Projections (COVID-19)
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Oct 1-2 - 9:00 - Pre-Service Training (Marion Center)
Oct 5-8 - 9:00 - Pre-Service Training (Marion Center)
Oct 12 - Day Activity Centers reopen
Oct 14 - 10:00 - Safety Committee (Marion Center, Google Meet)
Oct 16 - 10:00 - QA/RM Committee Meeting (Marion Center, Google Meet)
Oct 16 - 10:30 - Executive Staff Meeting (Marion Center, Google Meet)
Oct 22 - 5:00 - Board of Directors Meeting (Dillon Center)
(In order to do our part to slow the spread of COVID-19 in
our community, the Board Meeting will be closed to all onsite
visitors and non-essential staff.
Interested parties may view a live-stream by clicking this link.)

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