Epworth Children's Home

Epworth Children’s Home
2900 Millwood Ave
Columbia SC 29205

Intensive In-Home Services

  • Increases likelihood of placement/housing stability
  • Links the child and family with appropriate community agencies and services
  • Strengthens the family’s capacity to function effectively though skill building
  • Increases protective factors that combat generational trauma
  • Family and individual therapy
  • Family support and collaboration
  • Behavior modification
  • Psychosocial rehabilitation
  • Crisis management and crisis helpline
  • Parenting skills
  • Resource linking
  • Evidence-based treatment models including Motivational Interviewing (MI), Together Facing the Challenge (TFTC), and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
  • Assessment (7 calendar days; 6-8 hours per week)
  • Immersion (6-8 weeks; 6-8 hours per week)
  • Emersion (3-4 weeks; 4-5 hours per week)
  • After-Care (4 weeks; 2-3 hours per week)
  • Family must reside in Richland, Lexington, Kershaw, and/or Fairfield County.
  • Families are referred by SCDSS.
  • Family permanency is a viable option.
  • Less intensive services have been exhausted and/or are not appropriate.
  • Parents/caregivers are willing to participate in services.
  1. County case managers for the S.C. Department of Social Services (SCDSS) are asked to send referral information to Epworth’s IIHS via this link: https://forms.office.com/g/WSLyi4JiSB or by clicking the button below.
  2. Upon receiving a referral, Epworth staff will review and assess the referral for appropriateness.
  3. Epworth’s program supervisor will contact the referring case worker within 24 hours to confirm the case status.
  4. If the client is accepted, Epworth will reach out to the family to schedule their initial assessment.

Call or text: 803-849-5454

Epworth Children’s Home

Intensive In-Home Services

2900 Millwood Avenue

Columbia, SC 29205

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