Leake County

Criminal Justice

Carthage Police Dept.

302 W Main St
Carthage, MS 39051
601-267-8012

Lena Police Dept.

PO Box 108
Lena, MS 39094
601-654-3332

Walnut Grove Police Dept.

139 Main St.
Walnut Grove, MS 39189
601-253-2321

Domestic Abuse

Care Lodge

Meridian, MS
Crisis Line: 601-693-4673
601-482-8719
www.carelodge.com
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: Clarke, Kemper, Lauderdale, Leake, Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Scott, Winston

Employment

Carthage WIN Job Center

202 C O Brooks St
Carthage, MS 39051
601-267-9282
carthagejobcenter@mdes.ms.gov
http://mdes.ms.gov/win-job-centers/
Job Placement, WIA Services, TAA, On-the-Job Training, Priority Services for Veterans, and Job Corps
Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Closed Wednesday at 4:00pm

Health

Leake County Health Department

204 Chipley Street
Carthage, MS 39051
601-267-3072
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

Walnut Grove Medical Clinic

199 Rimmer St.
Walnut Grove, Mississippi 39189
601-625-7140

Mental Health

Weems Community Mental Health Center

1415 College Road
Meridian, MS 39304
601-483-4821
601-483-4599 Fax
http://www.weemsmh.com/