Institute of Psychiatry
Parking Information for Institute of Psychiatry
When visiting the Institute of Psychiatry, you can park at the Jonathan Lucas Street Garage (6'8" clearance) which has an entrance at the corner of President Street and Doughty Street. Self-parking for outpatients is $.75 per half hour, up to a maximum of $3. If parking exceeds two hours, all charges over $3 will be paid by the hospital; but to receive this courtesy the ticket must be validated. Check with reception staff in the area where you receive your care.
Mobility-Impaired Patients/Handicapped Parking for Institute of Psychiatry
For wheelchair assistance, use a courtesy phone near an elevator or call 843-876-0101 (7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday to Friday) from your cell phone. South Carolina State law provides that there is no charge for parking in metered or timed facilities for vehicles which display a handicap plate or placard and which are driven by or transporting the handicapped individual. If the handicapped individual is not in the vehicle, the posted parking rate applies.
Inpatients' families and visitors may park for $.75 per half hour. The maximum daily rate (up to 24 hours) is $6. To receive the reduced rate, the visitor should provide the patient's last name and room number to the cashier when exiting the parking facility. The cashier will issue a receipt. This will allow unlimited additional exits during the 24-hour period at no charge.