Task forces are appointed periodically to address areas of need and interest. Current task forces are listed below. Please contact the staff liaison for more information about these groups.

The Vulnerable Adult Task Force was formed to study how South Carolina can better care for its citizens who are considered vulnerable. Subcommittees have been appointed to look at legal, service, education and funding aspects and are seeking input outside the task force from those who have experience with the current vulnerable adult system.

2016-2017 Co-Chairs:
Hon. James H. Hodges
(803) 251-2301    

Hon. David H. Wilkins
(864) 250-2231  

The Guardian ad Litem Task Force was formed to study the state’s guardian ad litem system and propose changes to the current statute. Task force members are researching other states’ programs and considering training requirements, guidelines for GALs, implementation of a registry of trained GALs and a complaint process.

2016-2017 Chair:
Hon. Donna Strom

Staff Contact

Cindy Coker
(803) 799-6653, ext. 142