Latest Press Releases
17 Nov

2015 Holiday Events

The South Carolina Autism Society is excited to provide these holiday opportunities for families.  Please click each event for details and RSVP information. ... more
13 Nov

SC Autism Society Statement on NCHS Parent Survey on Autism Prevalence

The National Center for Health Statistics today released the results of their 2014 Parent Survey on Autism Prevalence.  In this survey, parents were asked if a ... more
12 Nov

Shop and support the SC Autism Society!

A new way to support the South Carolina Autism Society, with NO COST TO YOU!   If you are shopping through, they will donate 0.5% of your purchase ... more
3 Nov

Home & Community-Based Settings Quality Review

HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED SETTINGS QUALITY REVIEW   Public Notice   The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) gives notice of an open ... more
16 Sep

DHHS State Medicaid Plan Update

Sharing from DDSN ________________________________________ As part of continued efforts by the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) ... more
10 Sep

Holiday Assistance

Below is a list of Holiday Assistance programs we have found.  We will continue to update the list as we learn of more. Region Description Anderson ... more
8 Sep

Upstate Autism Forum

October 10, 2015 BMW Zentrum, Greer, SC The Upstate Autism Forum will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2015 from 9 am to 2 pm at the BMW Zentrum in Greer, ... more
2 Sep

Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Drive

Since 2008, The South Carolina Autism Society and the LUCAS Network have partnered to provide a Thanksgiving dinner to families affected by autism who are going ... more
28 Aug

Workshop Interest Survey

The SC Autism Society is interested in bringing workshops to your region!  Please click here to complete the survey so that we can best schedule workshops to meet ... more
24 Aug

Public Notices for CLTC Waiver Amendments/Prime and Transition Plans

Notification to Amend Medicaid Home and Community-Based Waivers The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) intends to file amendments ... more
7 Aug

Specialisterne: Employment Opportunities for Individuals with Autism and Similar Challenges

Earlier this year, The Arc of the Midlands was awarded a grant from the Department of Disabilities and Special Needs to develop a Specialisterne program in South ... more
6 Aug

Proposed Renewal of the ID/RD & HCBS Waiver Program

PUBLIC NOTICE SUBJECT: Proposed Renewal of the Intellectually Disabled and Related Disabilities Home and Community-Based Services Waiver Program The South ... more