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  • DHHS Programs and Services - Medicaid Information

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    SC Department of Health and Human Services
  • Emergency Medicaid for Immigrants

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    By:
    South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center
  • Farmworker Oral Health Fact Sheet

    According to an analysis of migrant health center encounter data, dental disease ranks as one of the top five health problems for farmworkers ages 5 through 29, and remains among the top twenty health problems for farmworkers of all other ages presenting for care. For children ages 10 to 19, dental disease are the chief complaint.1 Over the last eighteen years, numerous local level studies of the oral health of farmworker children and adults have been conducted. The findings consistently show farmworkers of all ages to have a level of oral health far worse than what is found in the general population. Content Detail

    By:
    National Center for Farmworker Health
  • Immigrant Resource Guide

    Guide to finding cash assistance, domestic violence information, drug and alcohol services, food assistance, health care, housing, legal assistance, limited English proficiency services, and more. PDF document (may load slowly). Content Detail

    By:
    South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center
  • Immigration Lawhelp

    ImmigrationLawHelp.org was designed to address the lack of reliable information available to low-income immigrants by providing an easy-to-use online directory of legal services providers. In addition to the ability to search for nonprofit legal services by state, county, and detention facility, the website allows users to find organizations by languages spoken, types of legal and other services provided, and specific areas of legal assistance. It is available in English and Spanish. Content Detail

    By:
    Immigration Advocated Network (IAN)
  • Prescription Drug Programs For The Needy

    A national non-profit information resource dedicated to helping people locate assistance programs to help them afford their medications and other healthcare costs. Content Detail

    By:
    South Carolina Legal Services - Columbia
  • What is Medicaid and Who Is it For?

    Medicaid is a jointly funded, Federal-State health insurance program for low-income and needy people. It covers children, the aged, blind, and/or disabled and other people who are eligible to receive federally assisted income maintenance payments. This web site provides basic information and answers to frequently asked questions about Medicaid. Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration