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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Hattiesburg, MS


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Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
Through Mississippi Health Benefits, there are two health coverage options for children: the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and Medicaid. CHIP is a free/low cost private health plan for children in families meeting family size/income requ...
The Mississippi Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides financial assistance to eligible households to help pay the cost of home energy bills and other energy related services. Benefits vary depending on the intensity level and ar...
Mississippi Medicaid is a health care program that helps pay for medical services for low-income people. For those eligible for full Medicaid services, Medicaid is paid to providers of health care. Providers are doctors, hospitals and pharmacists who...
The School Breakfast Program provides funding that makes it possible for schools to offer a nutritious breakfast to students each day. Similarly, the goal of the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) is to protect the health and well-being of the nati...
The Special Milk Program is designed to encourage fluid milk consumption by selling milk to students at the lowest possible price and serving milk free to students determined to be eligible. This program is not available to schools participating in t...
The Mississippi Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides supplemental foods, nutrition education and referrals to health care, at no cost, to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infan...
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was created to serve nutritious meals to children when National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program meals are not available. To ensure all Mississippi children receive proper nutrition throughout the year,...
The Mississippi Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) provides monthly benefits that help low income households buy the food they need for good health. Eligibility criteria, income and resource limits and allotment maximums per household s...
The Mississippi Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, administered by the Mississippi Department of Human Services (MDHS), provides assistance for needy families with children up to age 18 years without regard to race, creed, color,...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Mississippi's eligibility requirements. ...
The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) funds are used to improve the conditions of eligible low-income clients' homes. The program is designed to reduce home heating and cooling costs by improving energy efficiency and ensuring health and safety...

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Hattiesburg, MS welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

American Red Cross

606 Hutchinson Ave, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 582-8151

American Red Cross

95 Wl Runnels Industrial Dr900, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 544-1994

American Red Cross

401 W Oak St, Laurel, MS

(601) 426-9071

ASA Archery Campground

962 Sullivan Dr, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 583-7500

Association-Retarded Citizens

65 Bonhomie Rd, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 583-4251

Association-Retarded Citizens

138 Wisteria Trl, Laurel, MS

(601) 426-2944

Brothers Keeper Ministries

310 E Smith St, Poplarville, MS

(601) 795-3173

Catholic Social Services

2707 McInnis Loop, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 261-5320

CH Community Action Agency

118 Garden Rd, Laurel, MS

(601) 428-4522

Christian Food Mission

506 Chantilly St, Laurel, MS

(601) 428-0136

Christian Services Inc

301 E 2nd St, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 582-5683

Civil Defense

Columbia Ave, Prentiss, MS

(601) 792-5377

Council On Aging

433 Arco Ln, Laurel, MS

(601) 426-9009

County of Covington: Social Services

107 Arrington Dr, Collins, MS

(601) 765-6585

County of Jones Department of Human Services: Social Services

923 Sawmill Rd, Laurel, MS

(601) 426-2999

County of Stone Department of Human Services: Social Services

648 Fairgrounds St, Wiggins, MS

(601) 928-4996

County of Stone

Ste B, 323 Cavers Ave, Wiggins, MS

(601) 928-5266

Dismas Charities

5209 Highway 42, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 582-0843

Domestic Abuse Family Shelter

PO Box 273, Laurel, MS

(601) 584-7527

Eagle Support Services Inc

1699 Browns Bridge Rd, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 588-2860

Fairshare of Forrest County

204 Old Airport Rd, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 583-1243

Family First Resource Center

1217 Central Ave W, Wiggins, MS

(601) 528-5676

Forrest County Welfare Department

641 N Main St, Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 545-1460

Forrest General Hospital

Hattiesburg, MS

(601) 288-1041

Good Samaritan Center

986 N 16th Ave, Laurel, MS

(601) 426-3963