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Click Here for a list of County Authorities that provide services throughout South Carolina.
For information about specific services available in your area, contact the agency serving your community.


Services are coordinated at the state level through the South Carolina Department of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services (DAODAS), one of the state's cabinet agencies. DAODAS in turn subcontracts with 33 local county-level authorities to provide direct services to citizens in all 46 counties of the state. Each of the county authorities is licensed by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control and nationally accredited by CARF: The Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission, a recognized authority on and promoter of quality services for people with disabilities.

Services Available in All Counties:

  • Alcohol and Drug Safety Action Program (ADSAP)
  • Outpatient Treatment Services
  • Primary Prevention Services
  • Offender based Intervention
  • Information and referral



Services Available in Selected Counties:

  • Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Treatment
  • Detoxification (Medical and Social)
  • Drug Courts
  • Dual Diagnosis Day Treatment
  • Family Care Center
  • Intensive Outpatient Services
  • Methadone Maintenance Program
  • TANF Funded PAIRS project
  • Therapeutic Child Treatment
  • Adolescent Residential Treatment
  • Women’s residential treatment


  Laura Stuckey Aldinger, BHSA Executive Director

421 Mission Court, Irmo, SC 29063