All South Carolinians ages 16 and older are eligible for vaccination
*The criteria above are subject to change. Most up-to-date criteria can be found at
*DSS asks to be informed when youth 16 and older refuse vaccination. DSS in consultation with the youth’s parents, foster parents, and GAL will consider case-by-case whether to authorize vaccination
when youth 16 and older refuse vaccination.
Supporting youth in foster care in making healthy choices.