George County

Clothing

Salvation Army

Social Services
52 Virginia St, Lucedale, MS 39452
601-766-3577
Services Available:

  • Food Pantry
  • Clothing Assistance
  • School Uniform Assistance
  • Inmate Release Assistance
  • Diaper Assistance
  • Utilities Assistance
  • Rent and Mortgage Assistance
  • Fire Assistance
  • Domestic Violence Assistance/Referrals
  • Referral Information

Please call for an appointment or for more information.
Hours 9:00 A.M. until 3:00 P.M.

Criminal Justice

Lucedale Police Dept.

545 Oak St.
Lucedale , MS 39452
601-947-3261

Domestic Abuse

Gulf Coast Women’s Center for Nonviolence

PO Box 333
Biloxi, MS 39533
Crisis Line: 1-800-800-1396
228-436-3809
www.gcwcfn.org
Services provided:

  • 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
  • Legal Services

Counties Served: George, Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Pearl River, Stone

Employment

Pascagoula WIN Job Center

1604 Denny Avenue
Pascagoula, MS 39567
228-762-4713
http://mdes.ms.gov/win-job-centers/
pascagoulajobcenter@mdes.ms.gov
Job Placement, WIA Services, Priority Services for Veterans, TAA, Job Corps, referral to supportive services
Provider: Pascagoula WIN Job Center
Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Closed Wednesday at 4:00pm

Financial / Banking Services

Gulf Coast Community Action Agency, Inc.

500 24th Street
Gulfport, MS 39502-0519
228-896-1409
www.gccaa.org
Offers low income programs for the regions of George, Greene, Hancock, Harrison, Stone. Call to apply for energy bill assistance/LIHEAP and other aid, such as senior meals.
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.
These programs offer a variety of social services that include case management, emergency services, housing, employment health services, early childhood education, nutrition, transportation, income management, and tax preparation. Families also have access to community resources, job training, and direct support.

Health

George County Health Department

166 West Ratliff Street
Lucedale, MS 39452
601-947-4217
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

Mental Health

Singing River Services

3401 Shamrock Court
Gautier, MS 39553
228-497-0690
228-497-6391 Fax
www.singingriverservices.com