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  Mississippi - Harrison County
 

This list is divided into six categories:

For additional resources, consult the lists for neighboring counties.

EMERGENCY SERVICES

American Medical Response (AMR)
Phone: (228) 897-1196
Toll Free: (800) 677-1124

Harrison County Emergency Management Agency
Harrison County is required/responsible to prepare for in the event of a natural, technological or man-made emergency or disaster that threatens life, property or the environment of the citizens of this county.
Phone: (228) 865-4002
Website: http://co.harrison.ms.us/departments/ema/

Harrison County Sheriff’s Office
Phone: 911 (Emergency)
(228) 897-1364 (Non-Emergency)
Website: http://www.harrisoncountysheriff.com/

Mississippi Marine Patrol
Dispatch and Emergency: (800) 294-5551
Website: http://www.dmr.state.ms.us/

Mississippi Poison Control Center
For all poison exposures - 1-800-222-1222
For general information- Phone: (601) 984-1680
Website: http://www.umc.edu/poisoncontrol/

Mississippi State Troopers
Phone: (601) 987-1212
Website: http://www.dps.state.ms.us/

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GENERAL RESOURCES

American Red Cross -Biloxi Office
American Red Cross Mississippi Region effectively shares resources and streamlined operations to ensure that critical services such as disaster relief; service to military, veterans and their families; international humanitarian aid; blood services and lifesaving training remain at their peak, while at the same time maximizing and using donor dollars more effectively.
Phone: (228) 896-4511
Website: http://www.redcross.org/mississippi/about/contact

Asian Americans for Change
Phone: (228) 872-3225

Boat People S.O.S.
A national Vietnamese American community organization with the mission to "empower, organize, and equip Vietnamese individuals and communities in their pursuit of liberty and dignity."
Phone: (228) 436-9999
Website: http://www.bpsos.org/

EMA- Hurricane Information
Phone: (228) 865-4087
Website: http://co.harrison.ms.us/departments/ema/whattodo.asp

Gulf Coast Community Action Agency
Phone: (228) 896-1409
Website: http://www.gccaa.org/

Long Beach Community Food Bank
Phone: (228) 547-6941

Meals on Wheels
Phone: (800) 444-8014
Website: http://www.smpdd.com

Mississippi 2-1-1
“We receive calls regarding health services; food; clothing; housing; government resources; education; employment; counseling; support groups; recreation; community groups; services for children, youth, families and older adults; and many more topics.”
Phone: 211
Website: http://211ms.com/about-211ms/

Mississippi Division of Medicaid
Phone: (601) 359-6050
Website: http://www.medicaid.ms.gov/

Moore Community House
“Moore Community House nurtures the rich cultural history of its families and enables them to help themselves by helping one another.”
Phone: (228) 436-6601
Website: http://www.moorecommunityhouse.org

NET- Non Emergency Transportation (Gulfport)
Provides free transportation to medical appointments for children with one accompanying adult; however, three day notice is required.
Phone: (888) 268-5257

Our Lady of Fatima Church
Offers assistance with financial needs, prescriptions, showers, laundry, and food. Phone: (228) 388-3887
Website: http://fatima-biloxi.com/

Salvation Army - Biloxi
We deliver our brand of “Doing The Most Good” commitment to the various neighborhoods and communities we serve.
Phone: (228) 207-1218
Website: http://krocmscoast.org/

Seashore Mission
Creating a community of hospitality by offering refuge and restoration on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Phone: (228) 436-0913

St. James Catholic Church
Provides rent and utility assistance, food, and emergency transportation. Phone: (228) 896-6059
Website: www.stjamescatholicchurch.com

The Nourishing Place
“Provides services such as assistance with medical, rental, gas, food, and utility expenses, and after school programs.”
Phone: (228) 896-1186
Website: http://www.thenourishingplace.org

Visions of Hope, Inc.
“Provides GED assistance, tax preparation, housing education, non-emergency prescription assistance and other services.”
Phone: (228) 435-9200
Website: http://www.visionsofhopebiloxi.org/

United Way of South Mississippi
Goal is “To rally resources, collaborative and leadership to improve the quality of life in South Mississippi.”
Phone: (228) 896-2213
Website: http://www.unitedwaysm.org/

County Office
The most accurate internet database of county government offices in the United States. Use our website to locate you county assessor, board of elections, chamber of commerce, child support offices, colleges, coroners, courts, and much more, with all relevant details.
Website: http://www.countyoffice.org

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CHILDREN'S sERVICES

Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse
Phone: (228) 868-8686
Website: http://www.mscapc.com

Boys and Girls Club of the Gulf Coast
Phone: (228) 896-3770
Website: http://www.bgcgulfcoast.org

Harrison County Child Development Center
Phone: (228) 863-0583
Website: http://www.harrison.k12.ms.us

Harrison County Department of Human Services
Family and Children’s Services
Phone: (228) 897-5790
Child Protective Services
Phone: (228) 897-5791

Harrison County Child Care Facilities
Website: http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/30,0,183.html

Mississippi Department of Human Services
Phone: (800) 345-6347
Abuse hotline: (800) 222-8000
Childcare Assistance: (800) 877-7882
Child Support Enforcement: (800) 882-4916
Economic Assistance: (800) 948-3050
Website: http://www.mdhs.state.ms.us

Mississippi Gulf Coast Youth For Christ: Xtreme Teen Center
“The Xtreme is a teen center open every Saturday night for 6th to 12th graders. It is a positive alternative to the secular club scene.”
Phone: (228) 864-0788
Website: http://coastyfc.com/xtreme-teen-centers.html

Tradition Family YMCA
Biloxi -Phone: (228) 831-8749
Long Beach- Phone: (228) 867-1952

Women, Infant, and Children (W.I.C.)
Phone: (228) 396-5194
Website: http://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICES

Gulf Coast Women’s Center for Non-Violence
Our Crisis Hotline provides an immediate, 24 hour crisis response to child and adult victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Harrison, Hancock, Jackson, Stone, George, and Pearl River counties.
Phone: (228) 436-3809 or (800) 800-1396
Website: http://gcwcfn.org/wordpress/

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Crisis Hotline
1-800-800-1396 or (228) 435-1968

Harrison County - CASA
“Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) are trained, local volunteers who advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children involved in deprivation proceedings through Youth Courts.”
Phone: (228) 865-7078
Website: http://www.casams.org

Harrison- Gulf Coast Community Action Agency
“Gulf Coast Community Action Agency, Inc. offers an array of
programs. Community Service Block Grant, Head Start, Federal Emergency Management Assistance (FEMA), Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Homeownership Counseling, HUD Housing Counseling, Emergency Shelter Grant, Working On Winning Workforce Investment Act Program, and Earned Income Tax Credit Services.”
Phone: (228) 701-2635
Website: http://www.gccaa.org

Gulf Oaks- The Behavioral Health Unit of Biloxi Regional Medical Center
Phone: (228) 388-0600
Website: http://www.gulfoaks.com

Gulf Coast Family Counseling Agency
“We provide affordable counseling to individuals and families across the Gulf Coast.”
Phone: (228) 875-6113

Hope Community Development Agency
“We educate residents on home ownership, home maintenance, financial management, job, and computer skills.”
Phone: (228) 435-7180
Website: http://www.hopecda.org/

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HEALTH SERVICES

Bethel Free Clinic-Biloxi
Phone: (228) 594-3640
Website: http://www.bethelfreeclinic.org

Biloxi Regional Medical Center
Phone: (228) 432-1571
Website: http://www.biloxiregional.net

Coastal Family Health Care

Biloxi Phone: (228) 436-3720
D’Iberville Phone: (228) 386-1185
Gulfport Phone: (228) 575-4154
Pass Christian Phone: (228) 452-6281
Harrison County Phone: (228) 864-0003

Website: http://www.coastalfamilyhealth.com

Garden Park Medical Center
Phone: (228) 575-7000
Website: http://www.gardenparkmedical.com

Gulf Oaks Hospital
Phone: (228) 388-0600
Website: http://www.gulfoaks.com

Harrison County Health Dept.
Phone: (228) 863-1036
Environmental Office: Phone: (228) 575-4093

Harrison County – Biloxi Clinic
Phone: 228-435-3641
Open: Monday - Friday
Website: http://www.msdh.state.ms.us/

Memorial Hospital of Gulfport
Phone: (228) 867-4000
Website: http://www.gulfportmemorial.com

Mississippi Partners for Rehabilitation – Harrison County
Vocational Rehabilitation
Phone: (228) 575-3789
Vocational Rehabilitation for the Blind
Phone: (228) 575-3788

Office of Special Disability Programs

Phone: (228) 575-3785
AbilityWorks
Phone: (228) 897-7616

St. Vincent DePaul Pharmacy
Phone: (228) 374-9097

Women’s Resource Center
Offers family services, free pregnancy tests, options counseling, abstinence education and other services.
Phone: (228) 897-8958
Website: http://www.wrcgulfcoast.com

Rheumatoid Arthritis
“The Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network (RASN) is dedicated to providing up- to-date information and resources for rheumatoid arthritis patients. Our goal is simple. We want RA patients to know their options and fully understand their diagnosis. You can take steps, right now, to improve symptoms and your quality of life.”
Phone: (800) 405-4043
Website: https://www.rheumatoidarthritis.org/

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MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES

Alcoholics Anonymous
Phone: (228) 575-9225
Website: http://www.aa.org

Biloxi Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Medical Care for Veterans. Phone: (228) 523-5223
VA 24 hour crisis line: (800) 273-8255
Website: http://www.biloxi.va.gov

Crisis Stabilization Unit
A residential treatment facility for patients civilly committed from Harrison, Hancock, Stone, and Pearl River Counties.
Phone: (228) 868-6524
Website: http://www.gcmhc.com/locations.html

Crossroads Recovery Center
Residential Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center. Phone: (228) 863-0096
Substance Abuse Services at (228) 248-0125
Website: http://www.gcmhc.com/locations.html

First United Methodist Church
Divorce Recovery Workshop
A program structured to help individuals deal with divorce issues. A fee of $30 per person for program.
Phone: (228) 863-0047
Grief Recovery Workshop
A program for individuals dealing with the loss of a loved one. A fee of $30 per person for the program.
Phone: (228) 863-0047
Broken Rainbow
A program for children dealing with divorce of parents or death of loved ones. A fee of $30 per person for the program.
Phone: (228) 863-0047

Gulf Coast Memorial
Our dedicated team of professionals counsels adults, adolescents and children to help them and their families resolve and manage emotional and behavioral problems.
Phone: (228) 831-1700 or 1-800-831-1700
Website: http://www.gulfportmemorial.com/body.cfm?id=87

Gulf Coast Mental Health Center
Gulf Coast Mental Health Center is a full-service community mental health center providing a wide range of mental health and mental retardation services to the residents of Harrison.
Phone: (228) 863-1132
Website: http://www.gcmhc.com/index.html

Gulf Coast Mental Health Center- Biloxi Satellite Office
Outpatient Services.,
Phone: (228) 388-7998, Monday and Friday, 8-5.
Call (228) 865-1735 for information about the Center's Intake process.
Website: http://www.gcmhc.com/index.html

Gulf Coast Industries
Sheltered Workshop for developmentally delayed adults. Phone: (228) 868-2072
Website: http://www.gcmhc.com/locations.html

Mental Health Association of Mississippi
Phone: (228) 864-6274
Website: http://www.msmentalhealth.org/

Old Spanish Trail Baptist Church
The vision of Celebrate Recovery is to create a safe place where not only alcoholics and those with drug addictions could go to for support. But a place for codependents, people with eating disorders, those struggling with sexual addictions, anger, those dealing with past or current physical or sexual abuse issues, those in need of financial recovery and many more groups.
Phone: (228) 467-4562

Opal Smith Drop In Center
The Drop In Center provides recreational, social, educational, and work skills training opportunities for persons with a mental illness. .
Phone: (228) 864-6274
Website: http://msmentalhealth.org/opal-smith-drop-in-center/

Pediatric Mobil Medical/ Mental Health Unit
Phone: (228) 234-5583

Venture House
Psychosocial/Clubhouse program for the seriously mentally ill. Phone: (228) 822-1414
Website: http://www.gcmhc.com/locations.html

Rehabs.com
“Rehabs.com was founded in 2011 with two goals in mind: to provide information for those suffering with substance abuse and behavioral addictions - either personally or through loved ones - and to connect those people with the treatment programs that can help them.”
Phone: 1(888) 823-3169
Website: http://www.rehabs.com/guides/substance-abuse-and-anxiety-disorders

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