Yazoo County

Criminal Justice

Bentonia Police Dept.

PO Box 310
Bentonia, MS 39040
662-755-2281

Domestic Abuse

Angel Wings Outreach Center

415 Simpson Circle
Mendenhall, MS 39114
Crisis Line: 1-866-847-5802
601-847-5802

Services:

  • Emergency Shelter
  • Transitional/ Supportive Housing
  • Childcare
  • Advocacy Services
  • 24-hour crisis line
  • Residential Counseling
  • Non-Residential Counseling
  • Community Education
  • Referral Services

Counties Served: Hinds, Issaquena, Madison, Rankin, Simpson, Warren, Yazoo

Catholic Charities, Inc. Shelter for Battered Families

Jackson, MS
Crisis Line: 1-800-273-9012
601-366-0222
www.catholiccharitiesjackson.org/services/domestic.violence.html

Services:

  • Emergency Shelter
  • Transitional/ Supportive Housing
  • Childcare
  • Advocacy Services
  • 24-Hour Crisis Line
  • Residential Counseling
  • Non-Residential Counseling
  • Emergency Transportation
  • Community Education
  • Referral Services
  • Legal Services

Counties Served: Hinds, Issaquena, Madison, Rankin, Simpson, Sharkey, Warren, Yazoo

Center for Violence Prevention

Pearl, MS
Crisis Line 1-800-266-4198
601-932-4198 or 1-800-799-SAFE
www.mscvp.org

Services:

  • Crisis and Referral Line: a twenty-four hour crisis and referral line to assist in immediate needs.
  • Temporary Shelter
  • Counseling
  • Workshops
  • Second Chance: Retail store
  • Sexual Assault crisis center
  • Batters intervention program

Counties Served: Hinds, Issaquena, Madison, Rankin, Sharkey, Simpson, Warren, Yazoo

Haven House Family Shelter

Vicksburg, MS
Crisis Line: 1-800-898-0860
601-638-0021
www.myhavenhouse.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

Counties Served: Hinds, Issaquena, Madison, Rankin, Sharkey, Simpson, Warren, Yazoo

Employment

Madison County WIN Job Center

152 Watford Parkway Drive, Suite B
Canton, MS 39046
601-859-7609
http://mdes.ms.gov/win-job-centers/
madisoncountyjobcenter@mdes.ms.gov

Job Placement, WIA Services, TAA, Job Corps

Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Closed Wednesday at 4:00pm

Health

G.A. Carmichael Family Health Center

1547 Jerry Clower Blvd.
Yazoo City, Mississippi 39194-2718
662-746-6532
601-859-5213
www.gacfhc.org/

Community Health Center providing Medical, Dental and Specialty Services in Madison, Yazoo, and Humphreys Counties. GACFHC also provides funding support for outpatient HIV Early Intervention Services (EIS). Services include primary comprehensive medical care, oral health care, adherence education, social services, access to outpatient mental health services, substance abuse screening, nutritional screening, outreach services, HIV counseling, testing and education, diagnostic laboratory testing, management of opportunistic infections, risk reduction, and referral services.

Hours Monday and Tuesday 8a.m.-4:30p.m., Wednesday and Thursday 8a.m.-7:30p.m., Friday 8a.m.-1:30p.m., and Saturday 8a.m.-12p.m.

G.A. Carmichael Family Health Center -Yazoo City Women’s Clinic

110 N. Jerry Clower Blvd.
Yazoo City, Mississippi 39194-8669
601-859-5213
http://www.gacfhc.org/

Yazoo County Health Department

230 East Broadway Street
Yazoo City, MS 39194
601-746-3713
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

Warren-Yazoo Mental Health Services

2303 Gordon Ave.
Yazoo, City, MS 39194
662-746-5712
662-746-5723 (Fax)
www.warren-yazoo.org

Hours: 8am-5pm Monday-Friday

Public Libraries

Yazoo Library Association

www.yazoo.lib.ms.us