News

New Website to Help Navigate Eviction

March 11, 2024

South Carolina Legal Services (SCLS) is excited to announce the roll-out of a user-friendly website for those facing eviction or housing challenges in South Carolina. Key features of the website include: Comprehensive Eviction Resources: Users are able to access a…

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Columbia Area Housing Study

February 6, 2024

SOS Care is conducting a comprehensive housing market analysis to determine the needs and preferences of adults with autism and/or other intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD) in the Columbia area. The analysis starts with a presentation followed by a survey soliciting opinions…

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January 2024 Newsletter

January 31, 2024

Read the January 2024 Newsletter it covers legislative updates, what is vocational rehabilitation, FEMA changes, upcoming DRSC University sessions, community events, and a staff spotlight.

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Death of Louise Ravenel

October 18, 2023

It is with great sadness that DRSC shares the news of the death of one of our founders and our first Executive Director, Louise Ravenel. In 1959, after the birth of her son, William, with Down syndrome, Louise became committed…

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Emergency Planning Tips

August 29, 2023

Get Informed Know what disasters could affect your area, which ones could call for an evacuation and when to shelter in place. Keep a NOAA Weather Radio tuned to your local emergency station and monitor TV and radio. Follow mobile alerts and warnings about severe weather in your area….

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Community Feedback Survey

June 8, 2023

What is Disability Rights South Carolina? Disability Rights South Carolina (DRSC) is a statewide nonprofit serving as the protection and advocacy system (P&A) for South Carolina. P&As are the only legally based advocacy organization established by Congress to protect the…

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