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FIRST THINGS FIRST Campaign. Child Support Services
A Division of the South Carolina Department of Social Services

Our Mission and Beliefs

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Our Mission Statement

To enable both parents to provide the financial support and family engagement that children deserve and need to thrive.

Our Core Beliefs

  • Every child is important.
  • People should be treated with dignity and respect. This includes our customers and our staff.
  • Accountability is essential and is key to achieving our goals.
  • Employees are equipped with proper resources and training.
  • The organization will manage by data not by anecdote.
  • The organization will foster a culture of excellence that instills a passion for our customers.
  • The organization promotes an environment where employees can reach their full potential.

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