South Carolina Children's Advocacy Medical Response System

Striving to improve the quality of medical assessments for child abuse and neglect

South Carolina Children's Advocacy
Medical Response System – State Office

9 Richland Medical Park Drive, Suite 260
Columbia, SC 29203
Ph. 803-434-3822
Fax 803-434-3821

Director: Olga C. Rosa, MD FAAP
Hours of Operation: Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Hospital Affiliations: Palmetto Health Children's Hospital

 

Children’s Advocacy Centers

 

Upstate | Midlands | Lowcountry | Pee Dee

Upstate:

Children’s Advocacy Center of Spartanburg
100 Washington Place
Spartanburg, SC 29302
Tel: 864-515-9922
Fax: 864-515-9919
www.cacsp.org

Mailing address: PO Box 6007 — Spartanburg, SC 29304-6007

Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling
Healthcare Provider: Nancy Henderson, MD
Hospital Affiliation: Greenville Hospital System


The Child’s Place
115 E. Alexander Ave.
Greenwood, SC 29646
Tel: 864-227-1623
Fax: 864-227-2923
24 Hour Number: 1-888-297-4546

Mailing address: PO Box 693 — Greenwood, SC 29648

Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling, family advocacy, victim advocacy
Healthcare Provider: Lyle Pritchard, MD
Hospital Affiliation: Self Regional Hospital


Foothills Child Advocacy Center
216 East Calhoun Street
Anderson, SC 29621
Tel: 864-261-6111
Fax: 864-261-6130
24 Hour Number: 1-800-585-8952
http://foothillsalliance.org
Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interview, medical evaluation, individual victim counseling
Healthcare Provider: Sallie Carter, MD


Julie Valentine Center
2905 White Horse Rd.
Greenville, SC 29611
Tel: 864-331-0560
Fax: 864-331-0565
24 Hour Number: 864-467-3633
Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling
Healthcare Providers: Mary Fran Crosswell, MD; Nancy Henderson, MD
Hospital Affiliation: Greenville Hospital System


Midlands:

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Assessment and Resource Center
William S. Hall Psychiatric Institute
Wilson Building
1800 Colonial Drive,
Columbia, SC 29203
Tel: 803-898-1470
Fax: 803-898-1471

Mailing address: PO Box 119 — Columbia, SC 29202

Hours of Operation:  Mon – Fri 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Services Offered:  Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, group counseling, parent-child interactive therapy, MDT case review, court preparation and advocacy
Healthcare Provider:  Susan Luberoff, MD
Hospital Affiliation: Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital


Child Advocacy Center of Aiken County, Inc.
4231 Trolley Line Road
Aiken, SC 29802
Tel: 803-644-5100
Fax: 803-644-7233

Mailing address: PO Box 1763 — Aiken, SC 29802

Hours of Operation:  Medical evaluations performed on Tuesday, Forensic Interviews scheduled as requested
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, counseling, interagency staffing
Healthcare Provider: Kate Chappell, CPNP


Dickerson Center for Children
1615 Augusta Road
West Columbia, SC 29169
Tel: 803-791-1511
Fax: 803-791-1572
http://www.dickersoncenter.org
Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, evening hours on Mon and Thurs
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling
Healthcare Providers: Susan Luberoff, MD
Hospital Affiliations: Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital


Edisto Children’s Center
658 John C. Calhoun Dr.
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Tel: 803-534-2448
Fax: 803-534-2594

Mailing address: PO Box 1568 — Orangeburg, SC 29116

Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling


Family Resource Center
1111 Broad St. Ste 3A
Camden, SC 29020
Tel: 803-425-4357
Fax: 803-425-5769
24 Hour Number: 800-585-4455

Mailing address: PO Box 282 — Camden, SC 29021

Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri 9:00 am – 5:00 pm; 24 hour crisis line
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling


Palmetto CASA
106 N. York St.
Lancaster, SC 29720
Tel: 803-286-5232
Fax: 803-286-0520
24 Hour Number: 803-286-5232
Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling, legal advocacy, community information and referral resource, court preparation for child victim
Healthcare Provider: Shaunese Singleton, MD
Hospital Affiliation: Spring Memorial Hospital


Lowcountry:

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Dee Norton Lowcountry Children’s Center
1061 King Street
Charleston, SC 29403
Tel: 843-723-3600
Fax: 843-720-7106
24 Hour Number: 843-723-3600
http://www.dnlcc.org
Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (answering service available after hours)
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling, group therapy, community training, education, prevention, child abuse school liaison program, and community/multidisciplinary case reviews
Healthcare Providers: Anne Abel, MD; Michelle Amaya, MD; Kathy Fabrizio, APRN, FNP-C; Natalie Dixon, PA-C
Hospital Affiliation: MUSC Children’s Hospital


Dorchester Children’s Advocacy Center – Children in Crisis
303 E. Richardson Ave.
Summerville, SC 29483
Tel: 843-875-1551
Fax: 843-851-5963

Mailing address: PO Box 2101 — Summerville, SC 29483

Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling, parenting classes, professional training
Healthcare Providers: Anne Abel, MD; Natalie Dixon, PA-C
Hospital Affiliation: MUSC Children’s Hospital


Hope Haven of the Lowcountry: Children’s Advocacy and Rape Crisis Center
69 Robert Smalls Pkwy, Suite 4A
Beaufort, SC 29906
Tel: 843-524-2256
Fax: 843-524-0597
24 Hour Number: 800-637-7273
http://www.hopehavenlc.org/

Mailing address: PO Box 2502 — Beaufort, SC 29901

Hours of Operation:  8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling, prevention workshops for the community
Healthcare Provider: Kristin Dalton, CPNP
Hospital Affiliation:  Beaufort Memorial Hospital


Pee Dee

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The CARE House of the Pee Dee
1500 Patton Dr.
Florence, SC 29501
Tel: 843-629-0236
Fax: 843-673-9223
Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:30 pm (after-hours emergency care is available)
Services Offered: Medical evaluations, forensic interviews, court expert testimony services , multidisciplinary case management, case tracking, individual victim counseling, non-offending family member counseling, group therapy for victims of all forms of maltreatment and domestic violence, victims' assistance, on-site hospital consultation, community education.


The Children’s Assessment Center
805 Pamplico Hwy, Suite A310
Florence, SC 29505
Telephone: 843-661-0500
Fax: 843-661-7370
Mailing address: PO Box 7023 Florence, SC 29502
Hours of Operation: Medical evaluations performed on Fridays, Forensic Interviews scheduled as requested.
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, counseling referrals, Interagency staffing
Healthcare Provider: Dr. Katherine M. Saunders, DNP-BC, FNP/PNP


Children’s Recovery Center
1801 Legion St.
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Tel: 843-448-3400
Fax: 843-626-5040
Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews (English and Spanish), medical evaluations, community information (prevention and awareness training), MDT case review, court preparation and testimony, and advocacy.
Healthcare Provider: Carol Rahter, DO


Durant Children’s Center
Program of Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault
226 South Irby St.
Florence, SC 29501
Tel: 843-664-4357
Fax: 843-673-2006
24 Hour Number: 843-669-4600 or 1-800-273-1820
http://www.peedeecoalition.org/

Mailing address: PO Box 1351 — Florence, SC 29503

Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling, inpatient consultations at two local hospitals, victims assistance, case coordination


Durant Children’s Center
Program of Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault – Satellite Office

510 W. Carolina Avenue
Hartsville, SC 29550
Tel: 843-332-9299
http://www.peedeecoalition.org/

Mailing address: PO Box 1351 — Florence, SC 29503

Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Services Offered: Forensic interviews, medical evaluations, individual victim counseling, non-offending parent counseling, family counseling, inpatient consultations at two local hospitals, victims’ assistance, and case coordination


Sumter County Children’s Advocacy Center
195 S. Lafayette Dr.
Sumter, SC 29150
Tel: 803-774-4500
Hours of Operation: Thurs as scheduled and emergent examinations
Services Offered:  Forensic interviews, medical evaluations
Healthcare Provider: Kathy Saunders, DNP, APRN-BC, MN, PNP

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