Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Governor Nikki Haley signed a Proclamation designating this week as Children's Mental Health Week in South Carolina.
She signed the paperwork during a rally led by the Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health of South Carolina.
One in five children in our state experience a Mental Health Disorder, and this week is designed to bring awareness to their needs and the services available to help them.
If you are looking for help, the South Carolina Department of Mental Health has a number of resources available. You can find out more by going to the DMH website.