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We were awarded guardenship of our three grandchildren. We

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live in North Carolina AND...
we were awarded guardenship of our three grandchildren. We live in North Carolina AND HAVE HAD NO FINANCIAL HELP. We have now run out of money but the state of South Carolina have them on their list of children pulled out of their own home and did not transfer these children to North Carolina even though we paid to have an interstate compact agreement. All back ground checks, financials and other. we are on a fixed income and have now run out of money. Our grandchildren lost their mother and draw Social Security death benefits.These children were refused child support because of this. It is my understanding that death benefits cannot be used for support if it being drawn on her record, which it is.
This des not cover their expenses We cannot travel to S.C. to use their medical cards or take advantage of and of their benefits.HELP
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I am sorry, have you contacted NC Medicaid office yet and NC Social Services to get them to get the benefits moved since the children are now residents of SC?
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