Benton County

Criminal Justice

Ashland Police Dept.

PO Box 246
Ashland, MS 38603
662-224-6282

Snow Lake Shores Police Dept.

PO Box 400
Snow Lake Shores, MS 38603
662-224-3050

Domestic Abuse

House of Grace

Southaven, MS
Crisis: 662-253-0252
Shelter Hotline: 662-342-1432
Administrative Office 662-253-0252
Thrift Store 662-253-0250
662-342-3900
A Ministry Serving Abused Women & Their Children
Counties Served: DeSoto, Tate, Tunica, Yalobusha, Marshall, Panola, Lafayette, Coahoma, Benton, Quitman

S.A.F.E., Inc.

Tupelo, MS
Crisis Line: 1-800-527-7233
662-841-9138
www.safeshelter.net
Services:

  • Emergency Shelter
  • Transitional/ Supportive Housing
  • Childcare
  • Advocacy Services
  • Batterer Intervention Program
  • 24-hour Crisis Line
  • Residential Counseling
  • Non-Residential Counseling
  • Emergency Transportation
  • Community Education
  • Referral Services

Counties Served: Alcorn, Benton, Itawamba, Lee, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Union, Tippah, Tishomingo

Employment

DeSoto County WIN Job Center

7320 Hwy 51 N
Southaven, MS 38671
662-342-4002
desotojobcenter@mdes.ms.gov
http://mdes.ms.gov/win-job-centers/
Job Placement, WIA Services, TAA, Job Corps, On-the-Job Training
Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Closed Wednesday at 4:00pm

Health

Benton County Health Department

105 Fourth Street
Ashland, MS 38603
662-224-6442
http://msdh.ms.gov/

  • Breast & Cervical Cancer
  • Child Health (EPSDT)
  • Children’s Health Insurance
  • Children’s Medical Program
  • Diabetes control
  • Early Intervention (First Steps)
  • Family Planning
  • Hypertension (High blood pressure)
  • Immunization
  • Maternity
  • Perinatal (PHRM)
  • Social Work
  • STD/HIV
  • Tuberculosis
  • WIC

Open: Tuesdays, and first and third Thursday of each month

Mental Health

LIFECORE Health Group

2434 South Eason Boulevard
Tupelo, MS 38801
662-640-4595
662-680-6416 Fax
http://famecreative.com/lifecore/
Services:

  • Adult Outpatient
  • Adult Group Home
  • Child & Adolescent Outpatient
  • Child & Youth School-Based Services
  • Community Support Services
  • Psychiatry

Psycho-Social Rehabilitation (PSR)

Public Libraries

Benton County Library System

www.benton.lib.ms.us