Division of Early Care and Education
The Division of Early Care and Education is the part of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SCDSS) that manages all state and federal child care programs, and serves as the single point of contact for federal child care dollars in South Carolina. The mission of the division is to make child care more available and affordable to parents, and to increase the quality of care for all children in the state.
South Carolina Division of Early Care and Education consists of five major programs:
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is now located at the South Carolina Department of Education. For more information, go to their website here.