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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Jackson, 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...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Jackson, MS

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

American Cancer Society

1380 Livingston Ln, Jackson, MS

(601) 362-8874

American Civil Liberties Union

753 N Congress St, Jackson, MS

(601) 355-6464

American Red Cross

875 Riverside Dr, Jackson, MS

(601) 353-5442

Association-Retarded Citizens

7 Lakeland Cir # 600, Jackson, MS

(601) 982-1180

Because We Care Ministry Inc

4101 Northview Dr # C2, Jackson, MS

(601) 981-5676

Big Brothers Big Sisters

175 E Capitol St # 222, Jackson, MS

(601) 961-9286

Catholic Charities

200 N Congress St # 100, Jackson, MS

(601) 960-8649

Catholic Charities

5102 Robinson Rd, Jackson, MS

(601) 376-0500

Ccd of Mississippi

5 Old River Pl # 101, Jackson, MS

(601) 969-0601

Center For Violence Prevention

409 Roberts St, Pearl, MS

(601) 932-4198

Central SW Mississippi Legal

414 S State St # 300, Jackson, MS

(601) 948-6752

Cheer Inc

406 Roses Bluff Dr, Madison, MS

(601) 853-4770

Childrens Defense Fund

2659 Livingston Rd, Jackson, MS

(601) 321-1966

Christian Action Commission

515 Mississippi St, Jackson, MS

(601) 968-0139

Christians In Action

2025 N Siwell Rd, Jackson, MS

(601) 346-7049

Clinton Community Christian

2001 W Northside Dr, Clinton, MS

(601) 924-9436

Common Cause/Mississippi

921 N Congress St, Jackson, MS

(601) 969-0302

Community Welfare & Health Center

1208 Wiggins St, Jackson, MS

(601) 352-4721

Coram Health Care of Mississippi

2929 Layfair Dr, Flowood, MS

(601) 939-4994

Correctional Counseling

741 Harris St # A, Jackson, MS

(601) 949-9960

Cystic Fibrosis-Mississippi

1907 Dunbarton Dr # C, Jackson, MS

(601) 981-3100

Disability Performance Services Llc

5135 Galaxie Dr # 507E, Jackson, MS

(601) 982-4343

Downtown Jackson Community

419 S State St, Jackson, MS

(601) 352-8800

Exodus Drug Treatment Center

1019 W Capitol St, Jackson, MS

(601) 955-0595

Family Support Center

800 E River Pl, Jackson, MS

(601) 944-1055