Forrest County Child Services (Mississippi)

A Forrest County Child Support Office is a government agency at the MS State, Forrest County, or local level that assists custodial parents in obtaining financial support for their children. Forrest County Child Support Offices provide a number of services to support children’s welfare, including establishing paternity, locating non-custodial parents, and collecting Forrest County child support payments. Child Support Offices also help enforce Forrest County Court orders for child support and assist families in receiving additional benefits for children. Child Support Offices provide services for anyone in the community who may be eligible for child support payments.

Forrest County Youth Service Department Hattiesburg MS 110 Alcorn Avenue 39401 601-545-6185

Forrest County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the MS State, Forrest County, or local level that provides a range of services to assist children, youth, and families. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. These offices may also run programs to end youth homelessness, prevent adolescent pregnancy, and prevent violence against children and youth in Forrest County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Forrest County foster care and adoption services.

Forrest County DHS Hattiesburg MS PO Box 16209 39404 601-554-4354

A Forrest County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Forrest County WIC programs provide nutrition assistance for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance. In addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits, including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help obtaining other Mississippi social services.

Forrest County Distribution Center WIC Office Hattiesburg MS 1515 Florida Avenue 39401 601-582-2081

Jasper County Health Department WIC Office Hattiesburg MS 309 Bay Street 39401 601-787-3423