43-35-15(C) of the South Carolina Code of Laws. INTENT. .. Adult. If the answer is yes to either question, DSS may need to investigate. If the.
SC DSS Role in Emergency Response . DSS' Adult Protective Services Program is part of our state's public safety system and is When in the best interest of the vulnerable adult APS works to keep the adult in their home with supportive services. What Meets the Criteria to Accept a Report or Referral for Investigation?.
Services offered may include home-based care, transportation, adult day services, adult foster care, nutrition services and legal intervention in order to protect.
County APS agencies investigate reports of abuse of elders and dependent adults Please note that, due to confidentiality laws, APS cannot tell the person .