Quitman County

Criminal Justice

Crowder Police Dept.

PO Box 97
Crowder, MS 3862
662-326-8822

Lambert Police Dept.

PO Box 1198
Lambert, MS 38643
662-326-3126

Marks Police Dept.

PO Box 315
Marks, MS 38646
662-326-3424

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

Health

Quitman County Health Department

235 Chestnut Street
Marks, MS 38646
662-326-2861
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 and Thursday

AIDS/HIV Support

DePorres Health Center

P.O. Box 120
411 Poplar Street
Marks, MS 38646
662-326-9232
Our clinic is a primary care clinic as well as an infectious disease clinic. We offer HIV/AIDS testing and treatment, medical case management, condom distribution, transportation services for qualifying individuals, and are teamed up with several companies that offer patient assistance programs to qualified patients who need copay assistance with medications. Care and treatment, counseling, testing, condoms, support-transportation
Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

Public Libraries

Marks-Quitman County Public Library

www.marksquitmancountylibrary.org

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.