Abuse/Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence

Care Lodge Domestic Violence Shelter 601-483-8436
CRISIS LINE 601-483-8436
Weems Mental Health 601-483-4821
1415 College Drive
P.O. Box 4378
Meridian, MS 39304
Wesley House 601-485-4736
1520 8 Avenue
Meridian, MS 39301
Abuse Hotline 1-800-222-8000

Adoption

Bethany Christian Services 601-366-4282
2618 Southerland Street
Jackson, MS
Mississippi Children Home Society 601-352-7784
Jackson, MS 1-800-388-6247
New Beginnings 662-842-6752

AIDS/HIV

AIDS (Diflucan) 1-800-869-9979
AIDS Support Group Wesley House 601-485-4736
Clinic I UMC 601-984-5560
Mississippi AIDS Hotline 1-800-826-2961
National AIDS Hotline/CDC INFO 1-800-232-8922

Alcohol/Drug Treatment

EMSH Chemical Dependency Unit 601-482-6186 ext.12605
Al-Anon 601-482-6186
Alcoholics’ Anonymous 601-482-2498 or 1-888-482-2498
MS Children Services/ ARK 601-355-0077
Baptist Hospital Outpatient Treatment 601-968-1102
Clearview Recovery Center (Moselle, MS) 1-800-845-8918
Harbour House 601-355-0061
Alliance Health Center 601-483-6211
MADD 601-693-6233
Pine Grove 1-800-611-2428
Trace Regional Hospital - Recovery Unit (Houston, MS) 1-800-458-7223
VA Jackson 601-362-4471 ext. 1254
Weems Mental Health Center 601-483-4821
Weems Life Center 601-693-1001
Wesley House 601-485-4736
South Central Recovery Center (Laurel, MS) 1-800-262-1711

Alzheimer's

Alzheimer’s Association of Mississippi 1-800-272-3900
Alzheimer’s Association of Alabama 1-800-484-6180
 

Blind

Alabama Institute Deaf & Blind 205-252-3164
MS Vocational Rehabilitation for the Blind 601-483-5391
Independent Living Services 601-364-2695
MS Library Commission for the Blind and Physically Handicapped 1-800-446-0892

Child Development

Early Intervention & PHRM/ISS Dept. of Health 601-482-3171
Newton Headstart 601-683-3161
Quitman Headstart 601-776-6016
Headstart MS Action for Progress -4th St., Meridian 601-483-2225
East End Head Start Center 601-482-4665
Toomsuba Head Start 601-632-4491
RLT Smith Center 601-485-8047
Meridian Center 601-482-6211
Philadelphia Head Start 601-656-4731
East Central Community College 601-635-2111

Clothing

Baptist Crisis Center 601-482-4230
House of Hope (Union) 769-222-1066
Hope Missions (Newton) 601-627-9857
Salvation Army 601-483-6156
Wesley House 601-485-4736
Victory Outreach 601-483-7501

Counseling Service

Family Service Center NAS 601-679-2358 ext. 2360
Alliance Health Center 601-483-6211
East Central Mississippi Health Care
Sebastopol 601-625-7403
Philadelphia 601-656-0226
Newton 601-635-3435
Walnut Grove 601-253-2733
In Touch Health
Meridian 601-512-0927
Newton 601-635-2990
Philadelphia 601-781-8677
NAS- Social Worker 601-679-2402
NAS- Family Services 601-679-2360
Rush Senior Care
Forest 601-469-4996
Newton 601-683-6609
Philadelphia 601-656-1044
Sebastopol 601-625-9743
Union 601-774-8218
Weems Mental Health
Decatur 601-635-3342
Meridian 601-483-4821
Pine Grove - Hattiesburg 601-288-2273
Wesley House 601-485-4736
Parenting classes, sexual abuse, domestic violence, substance abuse, compulsive sexual behavior
West Alabama Mental Health - Butler, Alabama 205-459-2612
Lackey Out-Patient Services 601-469-4151
Behavioral Medicine Clinic 601-482-2400
Pine Grove Outreach Meridian 601-485-7094
Correctional Counseling of MS 601-483-0083

Day Care (Adult)

Footprints - Dementia Patients 601-683-4320
New Beginnings - Elderly and Disabled 601-656-0340

Deaf

Captioned Films for the Deaf 1-800-237-6213
Hear Now 1-800-432-7669
MS School for the Deaf 601-987-3934
Meridian Public Library 601-693-6771

Dental

Sebastopol Medical and Dental Clinic 601-625-7403
Sliding Fee program available, in order to qualify you must provide proof of income, household size, and insurance coverage.

Disabled

Blake Clinic 601-987-3965
MIDD Meridian 601-693-5219
MS Easter Seal Society 601-982-8514
Social Security Administration 601-469-1177
Social Security Administration 601-656-3211

Emergency Response System

American Medical Alarms 1-800-542-0438
East Central Planning & Development 601-683-7409
Prime Alert Quitman 601-776-7235
Prime Alert Meridian 601-693-1720
Acadian On Call 1-800-259-1234
Response Link 601-679-7867
Lifeguard Medical Alert 1-866-760-8899

Food

American Red Cross 601-485-5151
East Central Planning & Development 601-683-2007
Food Stamps- DHS 601-635-2346
MBCI 601-656-1521
Meals on Wheels Multi-County 601-483-4838
Salvation Army 601-483-6156
Wesley House 601-485-4736
WIC Newton County 601-635-2337 or 601-635-3331
Love’s Kitchen 601-485-9270
 

Food Pantries

NESHOBA COUNTY
Neshoba Baptist Association 601-656-1820
903 Valley View Drive
Philadelphia, MS
Every Tuesday. Must be there before 10 a.m., no proof of income, etc. first come first served.
Mars Hill Food Pantry
Latonya Smith 601-416-2319
Patricia Wilson 601-656-3549
Proof of income, proof residency
Open Arms – Hot Meal
Chris Vowell
West side Community Center
Last Saturday of the month
Choctaw Food Bank 601-650-1743
 
NEWTON COUNTY
Hickory Baptist Church 601-646-5663
197 Jackson Street
Hickory, MS
Across the street at the annex (old Western Auto)
2nd week of the month on Wednesday at 1 p.m. and Thursday 8-9 a.m.
Need ID, proof of address, income, social security cards for dependents.
THERE IS A WAITING LIST (only there on those days and paperwork must be filled out then)
 
LEAKE COUNTY
Leake County Baptist Association 601-267-4342
Carthage, MS
Must live in Leake county, be referred by a church in the association, and have a letter from pastor, etc., on church letterhead. Need ID, proof of income, address, etc.
Monday and Friday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed Wednesday
 
SCOTT COUNTY
Scott County Baptist Association 601-469-1693
518 Airport Road
Forest, MS
Monday – Thursday no later than 1:15p.m.
Need ID, proof of income, proof of address and Social Security cards of dependents
We Care Mission
Morton, MS
Advertises pick up dates in the Spirit of Morton
Ephesus Baptist Church 601-469-1107
3535 Ephesus Road
Forest, MS
2 times per month, call for qualifications

Furnishings

Baptist Center 601-482-4230
Multi-County 601-483-4838
Red Cross 601-485-5151
United Way 601-693-2732
Wesley House 601-485-4736

Glasses

Lions Club 601-420-5739
Wesley House 601-485-4736
 

Health Departments www.msdh.ms.gov

Public Health District 6 Office 601-482-3171
Leake County Health Department 601-267-3072
Neshoba County Health Department 601-656-4371
Newton County Health Department 601-635-2337
Newton Clinic 601-683-3331
Scott County Health Department 601-469-4941
Morton Clinic 601-732-8080
 

Health Insurance Exchange

Sebastopol Medical and Dental Clinic 601-625-7403
Certified Application Counselors are available to assist in enrollment
 

Home Health

Amedisys 601-484-3293
Kindred 601-362-7801
Mississippi Home Care 601-352-5063
Sta Home 601-267-8333

Homemaker Services

East Central Planning & Development 601-683-2007
Medicaid Waiver Program 601-683-2007

Hospice

Halycon 601-656-7411
Home Care Hospice 601-625-7840
Hospice Compassus 1-800-767-0386
Hospice Ministries 601-898-1053
Quality Hospice 601-656-5252
Southern Care 601-683-7500
Sta Home Hospice 601-485-8489
 

Hospitals

Baptist Medical Center-Leake 601-267-1100
310 Ellis St
Carthage MS 39051
mbhs.org
S E Lackey Memorial Hospital 601-469-4151
330 Broad Street
Forest, MS 39074-0428
www.lackeymemorialhospital.com
Laird Hospital 601-774-8214
25117 Highway 15
Union, MS 39365-9099
www.lairdhospital.com
Scott Regional Hospital 601-732-6301
317 Highway 13 South
Morton, MS 39117-3353
www.scottregional.org
Neshoba County Gen Hospital 601-663-1200
1001 Holland Avenue
Philadelphia, MS 39350-2161
www.neshobageneral.com

Housing/Shelter

Aldersgate 601-482-5561
Brookdale 601-483-4566
Catholic Charities 601-355-8634
Congregate Apartments 601-683-6112 or 601-774-8877
Habitat for Humanity 601-483-9848
HUD Meridian 601-483-9848
HUD Newton 601-683-3371
Hudspeth Center 601-939-8640
Meadowbrook 601-482-6743
Meridian Housing Authority 601-693-4285
Meridian Living 601-512-0512
North Hills Manor 601-482-4541
Ronald McDonald House 601-981-5683
Salvation Army 601-483-6156
Brookdale 601-483-4566
Village Apartments 601-482-4221

Legal Assistance

MS Center for Legal Services 1-800-498-1804

Mississippi Department of Human Services

Scott County DHS 601-469-4762
Newton County DHS 601-635-4490
Leake County DHS 601-267-3242
Neshoba County DHS 601-656-1451

Mississippi Division of Medicaid www.medicaid.ms.gov

Meridian Regional Office 601-483-9944
3848 Highway 45 N.
Meridian, MS 39301
Medicaid Regional Office for Newton & Scott County 601-635-5205
9423 Eastside Drive Ext.
Newton, MS 39345
Medicaid Regional Office for Neshoba County 601-656-3131
1120 East Main Street
Philadelphia, MS 39350
Medicaid Regional Office for Leake County 662-289-4477
160 Highway 12 West
Kosciusko, MS 39090

Nursing Homes

Bedford Care of Marion 601-294-3515
Bedford Care of Newton 601-683-6601
Brandon Court 601-664-2259
Brandon Nursing and Rehab 601-825-3192
Carthage Health and Rehab 601-267-1432
Choctaw Residential Center 601-656-2582
Diversicare of Meridian 601-482-8151
Hilltop Manor- Union 601-774-8233
J.G Alexander Nursing 601-774-5065
James T. Champion Nursing 601-581-8450
Jaquith Nursing Home 601-351-8081
Jasper County Nursing Home 601-764-2101
Lackey Convalescent Home 601-469-4151
Lakeland Nursing and Rehab 601-982-5505
Lakeside Living Center 601-776-2141
Louisville Healthcare 662-773-8047
Manhattan Nursing and Rehab 601-982-7421
Methodist Specialty Care 601-420-7760
Ms. St. Veterans Home Collins 601-765-0403
Ms. St. Veterans Home Jackson 601-354-7205
Ms. St. Veterans Home Kosciusko 662-289-7809
Ms. St. Veterans Home Oxford 662- 236-7641
Neshoba County Nursing Home 601-663-1200
North Pointe Health and Rehab 601-486-2525
Poplar Springs Nursing Center 601-483-5256
Queen City Nursing Center 601-483-1467
Reginald P. White Nursing Facility 601-581-8500
The Oaks Rehab 601-482-7164
Trend Health and Rehab Carthage 601-267-4551
Trend Health and Rehab Meridian 601-282-1300
Willow Creek Retirement Center 601-863-4201
Winston County Nursing Home 662-773-6211

Pregnancy

Bethany Christian Services 1-800-238-4269
Catholic Charities 601-355-8634

Psychiatric Services

Alliance Health Center 601-483-6211
Baptist Hospital – Jackson 601-968-5130
Brentwood 601-965-9672
*no adult Medicaid
Central MS Medical Center 1-800-893-5350 or 601-376-2600
*no adolescent psych
Crossroads – Flowood 601-936-7804
Diamond Grove 662-779-0119
EMSH 601-482-6186
Home of Grace 228-826-5283
MS State Hospital Whitfield 601-351-8000
Neshoba General Hospital Senior Life 601-656-9292
Pine Grove Meridian Outreach Office 601-485-7094
Pine Grove Gulfport 228-831-0334
St Dominic Hospital 601-982-0121 or 1-800-632-5907
UMMC 601-984-4100 or 601-984-4700
Weems Meridian 601-483-4821
Weems Meridian Children Services 601-483-8100
Weems Philadelphia 601-656-3451
Weems Decatur 601-635-3342
Weems Bay Springs 601-764-2201
Winston County Hospital Turning Point 662-773-6211
Crisis Intervention Center- Newton 601-683-4300
 

Self Management - Diabetes

Anderson Diabetes Center 601-553-6399
1516 23rd Avenue
Meridian, MS
Camp Kandu 1-877-336-2873
Diabetes Foundation of MS
Camp for children with diabetes including parents and siblings
Twin Lakes Conference Center in Florence, MS
MiniMed Insulin Pump 1-800-646-4633

Support Groups

Alcoholics’ Anonymous 601-482-2498
Foot Prints 601-683-4320
Wesley House 601-485-4736
Substance Abuse, SLAA Support Group, Compulsive Sexual Behavior

Tobacco Cessation

MS Tobacco Quitline www.quitlinems.com 1-800-784-8669
 

Transportation

Medicaid Transport 1-866-331-6004 or 601-483-5505
East Central Planning & Development 601-683-2007
Choctaw Public Transit 601-650-7372

Utilities

Multi-County Service Agency 601-483-4838
Salvation Army 601-483-5156
Wesley House 601-485-4736

WIC Distribution Centers

Leake County 601-267-3280
Neshoba County 601-656-2202
Newton County 601-635-2129
Scott County 601-469-4507