Respite supports are provided through SC Department of Disabilities and Special Needs. These are short-term supports necessary because of a caregiver absence or caregiver relief.
The following people cannot be paid to provide respite support:
Individuals wanting to become a newly certified Household Employee should contact the SC Respite Coalition Training Program.
SC Respite Coalition Training Program
PO Box 493
Columbia, SC 29202
Toll free: 1 (866) 345-6786
(803) 935-5229 (Fax)
Training videos for re-certification can be viewed by clicking on the link below:
Families wishing to become a Household Employer should contact their Case Manager to begin the process.