Coahoma County

Criminal Justice

Clarksdale Police Dept.

PO Box 940
Clarksdale, MS 38614
662-621-8154

Friars Point Police Dept.

PO Box 185
Friars Point, MS 38631
662-383-2233

Jonestown Police Dept.

PO Box 110
Jonestown, MS 38639
601-960-1234

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

Employment

Clarksdale WIN Job Center

236 Sharkey Avenue
Clarksdale, MS 38614
662-624-9001
clarksdalejobcenter@mdes.ms.gov
http://mdes.ms.gov/win-job-centers/
Job Placement, WIA Services, Priority Services for Veterans, TAA, Job Corps, On-the-Job Training, Job Search Skills Training, ITA, and referral to special services for Migrant Seasonal Farm workers
Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Closed Wednesday at 4:00pm

MILA Fellows Reentry Family Support Program

720 West View Drive SW
Atlanta, GA 30310
404-756-8914
www.communityvoices.org/community-voices/
Provides services to African-American fathers who have been released from prison in the past 180 days and their children less than 15 years of age.
The MILA: Mississippi program consists of weekly group activities lasting three months. All participants, including both fathers and their children, will participate in weekly group sessions focused on enhancing their success, strengthening their social networks, building family relationships, and creating a concise plan to accomplish each of their goals. Participants will also take part in volunteer opportunities around the community as well as workshops and seminars to open doorways to their success. The children who participate will be heavily involved in weekly children focused programs and family activities including a movie night, sporting event, outdoor field trip, and volunteer service project. These family activities will be a time for fun, networking, and making future plans together. Participants will also be expected to keep in contact with program staff throughout the duration of the program.
Coahoma, Harrison, Hinds, and Sunflower Counties in Mississippi.

Health

Aaron E. Henry Community Health Services

800 Ohio Street
Clarksdale, MS 38614
662-624-2504
662-627-3269 Fax
https://www.aehchc.org/index.php
Available Services:

  • Complete Family Medical Care
  • Transportation
  • Perinatal Case Management
  • Mobile Medical Unit
  • Social Services
  • WIC
  • School-Based Clinics
  • Dental Services (By Referral Only)

Hours Monday – Friday 8a.m.-5p.m.

Aaron E. Henry Community Health Services Center, Inc: Mobile Medical Unit

510 Highway 322
Clarksdale, MS 38614
662-645-6008
662-624-4354 Fax
https://www.aehchc.org/index.php
Available Services:

  • Complete Family Medical Care
  • Transportation
  • Perinatal Case Management
  • Mobile Medical Unit
  • Social Services
  • WIC
  • School-Based Clinics
  • Dental Services (By Referral Only)

Hours Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Appointments By Telephone & Walk-ins Accepted

Coahoma County Health Department

1850 Cheryl Street
Clarksdale, MS 38614
662-624-8316
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: Monday - Friday

Delta Community Home Health

137 Fairland Pl.
Clarksdale, MS 38614-4534
662-843-0322

Mental Health

Region One Mental Health Center

1742 Cheryl Street
P.O. Box 1046
Clarksdale, MS 38614
662-627-7267
888-404-8002 (Afterhours Crisis)
662-627-5240 (Fax)
www.regionone.org
info@regionone.org

Public Libraries

Carnegie Public Library of Clarksdale & Coahoma County

http://www2.youseemore.com/carnegie/Default.asp

Substance Abuse

Alcohol and Drug Services Region I

Mental Health Center
662-563-5603
Services:

  • Substance abuse treatment
  • Detoxification
  • Halfway house
  • Outpatient programs
  • Partial hospitalization/day treatment for those with co-occurring mental illness
  • Serves persons with HIV/AIDS, Pregnant/postpartum women, DUI/DWI offenders and other criminal justice clients

Transportation

DARTS

662-624-5907 or 1-800-581-5605
800-898-RIDE
Clarksdale, MS
Employment Routes
These bus routes run Monday through Sunday and provide transportation to jobs and recreation opportunities in Tunica and Robinsonville, including the Casino Strip. The routes serve all three work shifts at the Casinos.
DARTS Route 1: Clarksdale to Casino Strip via Hwy 61
Route 1 makes six round trips each day between Clarksdale and the Casino Strip in Robinsonville. It picks up/drops off at DARTS office, Job Service and Willow Park Apartments in Clarksdale.
DARTS offers Dial-a-Ride service in Coahoma, Quitman, Tallahatchie, Tate, Panola, Desote and Tunica Counties. A 24-hour advance reservation is required. DARTS also offers low-cost curb-to-curb service for seniors (60+) and persons with disabilities who have registered with the system.

Women and Families

Coahoma Opportunities, Inc.

P.O. Box 1445
Clarksdale, MS 38614
662-624-4887
http://www.coahomaopportunities.org/index.php
Coahoma Opportunities, Inc. Head Start is a preschool program designed to bring a greater degree of social competence to low-income children and families. The focus areas are Early Childhood Development and Health Services, Family and Community Partnerships and, Program Design and Management.