Mississippi Health Departments
The Mississippi Department of Health can provide you with valuable health information and with information about nutrition and other Mississippi programs that can help with raising a child. Below we have provided the website link and contact information for the Mississippi Department of Health.
Health Departments in Mississippi
Mississippi Department of Health
570 East Woodrow Wilson Drive
Jackson, MS 39216
Post Office Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700
24-Hour Information: 1-866-458-4948 (1-866-HLTHY4U)
Central Office Phone: 601-576-7400 (8am-5pm)
Health Departments in Other States
Additional Areas of Interest
Mississippi Child Health Insurance Program can provide free health insurance to families and children who qualify.
Mississippi Child Nutrition Programs, through the cooperation of the U.S. federal and state governments, provide access to child nutrition information and they provide free and low-cost food.
Mississippi State Child Welfare Department can provide you with information about foster care, adoption and parenting.
Mississippi State Department of Education in each state can give you information about special early intervention programs and about school nutrition programs.
Mississippi State Adoption Contacts can put you in touch with the child adoption specialists and child adoption program in each state.
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