Jefferson Davis County Child Services (Mississippi)

Jefferson Davis County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the MS State, Jefferson Davis 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 Jefferson Davis County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Jefferson Davis County foster care and adoption services.

Jefferson Davis County DHS Prentiss MS 1185 Frontage Road 39474 601-792-4206

A Jefferson Davis County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Jefferson Davis 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.

Jefferson Davis County Health Department WIC Office Prentiss MS 1185 Frontage Road 39474 601-792-5135