Director of Communications and External Affairs with DSS, Connelly-Anne Ragley, says social workers are there for families at all hours — getting to the bottom of issues they’re facing and providing them with ideas, resources, and solutions to help.
The Sumter County Sheriff's Office has charged a couple with abuse of a 6 week- old child.
The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office has charged a couple with abuse of a 6 week- old child.
Organizers at the Statehouse honor abuse survivors with the “She Walks” event on International Women’s Day
Monday marks International Women’s Day! It celebrates the social, economic and political achievements of women around the world. The theme for this year’s campaign is “Choose to Challenge,” encouraging everyone to call out gender bias and inequality.
Community activists and family members say women in custody at Camille Graham Correctional Center in Columbia are the victims of abuse and negligence.
An Upstate woman is behind bars charged with abuse of a vulnerable adult authorities say was in her care at a facility she was working at during the alleged incidents.
A Columbia woman is charged with hitting a vulnerable adult who was getting services at an area psychiatric hospital.
A Blythewood man is in custody accused of abuse of a vulnerable adult.
Adderall abuse is on the rise in young adults, according to a new study by researchers at Johns Hopkins University. (ABC News) — Adderall is a stimulant drug often used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy. The study, published Tuesday in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, claims that while the number of prescriptions for Adderall for ADHD haven’t increased, there is…