Southwest Mississippi Opportunity, Inc.
901 Union Road
Tylertown, MS 39669
Phone: (601) 876-4511
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Counties Served: Amite, Pike, Walthall, Wilkinson
Services Provided: Southwest Mississippi Opportunity offers a Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP that) provides eligible households with financial assistance to help pay the cost of home energy bills and other energy-related services.
327 Broad Street
Columbia, MS 39429
Phone: (601) 736-5078
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Counties Served: Pike, Amite, Lawrence, Lincoln, Franklin, Walthall, Marion
Services Provided: WINGS is a transition program for single mothers and children who need assistance.
Mississippi Regional Housing Authority 7
909 Delaware Avenue
McComb, MS 39648
Phone: (601) 684-9503
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., 1:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m..
Services Provided: Mississippi Regional Housing Authority is a long-standing public housing agency that is dedicated to offering homeownership solutions, rental assistance, and housing programs to numerous needy and displaced families and individuals.
Note: You may be subject to a criminal background check which could impact your eligibility. Please call to learn more about the application process and how to apply for benefits.
Guardian Victim Services
Please call for complete address
Phone: (601) 442-0142
Hours: Please call for complete hours
Crisis Phone: (800) 273-6938
Crisis Hours: Seven days a week, 24 hours
Counties Served: Adams, Amite, Claiborne, Copiah, Franklin, Jefferson, Lawrence, Lincoln, Pike, Walthall, Wilkinson
Services Provided: Guardian Victim Services provides a range of services to support all individuals who are domestic violence and/or sexual abuse survivors which include the following:
- 30-45 days emergency shelter facility: 22 beds to house up to 5 families
- Individual counseling and group support programs
- Housing support for transition to long-term supportive housing programs
- Case management assessment, treatment planning, treatment services, court advocacy, and referrals to other services