Hub for Healthy First Relationships
From professional IECMH development to critical family support services — South Carolina’s one stop for helping babies thrive.
Full Continuum of Family Supports
Promotion, prevention and intervention services that provide embedded access to highly trained specialists.
Trainings, Endorsement and Certifications
Elevating IECMH specialists across all infant-serving disciplines and building a statewide system of care for babies.
The Safe Babies Court Approach
At the heart of this approach is professionals coming together – in partnership, across sectors – to engage in collaborative, proactive work that improves the system.
Safe Babies Court teams keep the urgent developmental needs of infants and toddlers at the center of decision making and work to promote healing and resilience for very young children and their families.
Here's how Safe Babies Court is making a difference.
SC Safe Babies Court Site Leaders
Laurens CountyThe Honorable Mindy W. Zimmerman, Lead JudgeThe Honorable Matthew P. Turner, Backup JudgeThe Honorable Joseph C. Smithdeal, Backup JudgeZay Sanders, Community Coordinator
Spartanburg CountyThe Honorable Angela J. MossAmeka Burton, Community Coordinator
Orangeburg CountyThe Honorable Anne Gue JonesLailah Abdul-Mateen, Community Coordinator