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Since 1977, P&A has been an independent, statewide, non-profit corporation protecting and advancing the legal rights of people with disabilities.

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Settlement Reached to Increase Community-based Mental Health Services in South Carolina

Columbia, South Carolina — Protection and Advocacy for People with Disabilities, Inc. (P&A) and several individuals with disabilities have reached a settlement with the South Carolina Department of Mental Health (SCDMH) resolving a complaint filed in May of 2017. The agreement calls for, among other enhancements, expansion of SCDMH crisis services aimed at preventing involuntary…

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