C.M. Scott Center

Parent Support Groups

Revised January 11, 2011

The ARC – Association for the Rights of Citizens with Developmental Disabilities
7 Lakeland Circle, Suite 600
Jackson, MS 39216
Phone: (601) 982-1180
Toll Free: 1-800-717-1180
gwen@arcms.org


Brain Injury Association of Mississippi
P. O. Box 55912
Jackson, MS 39296-5912
Phone: (601) 981-1021
Toll Free: 1-800-444-6443
ljenkins@msbia.org


Catholic Charities, Inc.
200 North Congress St, Suite 100
Jackson, MS 39201
Phone: (601) 355-8634
www.catholiccharitiesjackson.org


Central Mississippi Autism Support Group
Pam Dollar
149 Dry Creek Road
Magee, MS 39111
Phone: (601) 594-9314
pkdollar@bellsouth.net


Cerebral Palsy Foundation of MS
4400 Old Canton Road Suite 220
P.O. Box 23126
Jackson, MS 39225
Phone: (601) 987-3000
rcourtney@fracourtlaw.com


Citizens for a Better Greenville
Joyce Hall Parker, Executive
Director
P.O. Box 5673
Greenville, MS 38704
Phone: (662)-332-4497
Fax: (662)-332-4043
jparker2@bellsouth.net


Coalition for Citizens with Disabilities
Mary Troupe, Executive Director
2 Old River Place Suite A
Jackson, MS 39202
Phone: (601) 969-0601
Toll Free: 1-800-721-7255
mary@msccd.org


Department of Mental Health
239 North Lamar St. Suite 1101
1101 Robert E. Lee Building
Jackson, MS 39201
Phone: (601) 359-1288
Fax: 601-359-6295
Sandra.parks@dmh.state.ms.us


Disability Rights Mississippi
Ann MaClaine, Executive Director
210 East Capital Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Phone: (601) 968-0600
Fax: (601) 968-0665
Toll Free: 1-800-772-4057
amaclaine@drms.ms


Empower
Agnes Johnson, Director
P. O. Box 1733
Greenville, MS 38702
Phone: (662) 332-4852
Toll Free: 1-800-337-4852
empower@suddenlinkmail.com


Epilepsy Foundation of Mississippi
2001 Airport Rd. Suite 307
Jackson, MS 39232
Phone: (601) 936-5222
Toll Free: 1-800-898-0291
kristinmsepilespy@bellsouth.net


Indianola Parent Student Group
Betty Petty, Executive Director
P.O. Box 413
Indianola, MS 38751
Phone: (662) 887-4232
Fax: (662) 887-8060
indianolaparents@bellsouth.net


LIFE
Christy Dunaway
1304 Vine St.
Jackson, MS 39202
Phone: (601) 969-4009
Fax: (601) 969-1662
lifeofms@aol.com

MS Council for Exceptional Children
Dr. Brenda Roby, President
621 South State St.
Jackson, MS 39201
Phone: (601) 960-8868
broby@jackson.k12.ms.us


Mississippi Families as Allies
Wendy Mahoney, Executive Director
5166 Keele St. Bldg. A
Jackson, MS 39206
Phone: (601) 981-1618
Toll Free: 1-800-833-9671
info@msfaacmh.org


MS Deaf-Blind Project
118 College Drive #5115
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
Toll Free: 1-800-264-5135
www.usm.edu/msdb


Mississippi Parent Training and Information (MSPTI)
Pam Dollar, Project Director
2 Old River Place Suite A
Jackson, MS 39202
Phone: (601) 969-0601
Toll Free: 1-800-721-7255
Voice/TTY
www.mspti.org


Nollie’s (Citizens for Quality Education, Inc.)
Ellen Reddy, Coordinator
P. O. Box 276
Lexington, MS 39095
Phone: (662) 834-0089
cque@bellsouth.net


Parents United Together
Mandy Rogers
P.O. Box 2121
Madison, MS 39130
mom424@aol.com
parentsunitedtogether.com


Programs for Children with Special Health Care Needs Children’s Medical Program
P.O. Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700
Phone: (601) 987-3965
Phone: Toll Free: 1-800-844-0898
shirley.wilder@msh.state.ms.us


Programs for Infants and Toddler with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 2
First Steps Early Intervention
Miss. State Department of Health
570 E. Woodrow Wilson Drive
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: (601) 576-7427
Toll Free: 1-800-451-3903
Catherine.cliburn@msdh.state.ms.us


Project START (Assisstive Technology)
P. O. Box 1698
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: (601) 987-4872
Toll Free: 1-800-852-8328
contactus@msprojectstart.org


TEAAM (Together Enhancing Autism Awareness in Mississippi)
P.O. Box 37
Mize, MS 39116
Phone: (601) 733-0090
Toll Free: 1-866-993-2437
bridgette@yeagergroup.com
team.org


Toy Library and Technology Learning Center
University of Southern Mississippi
Gulf Coast Campus
730 East Beach Blvd.
Long Beach, MS 39560
Phone: (228) 214-3400
www.gp.usm.edu/tlc
sara.jackson@usm.edu


VSA Arts of Mississippi
Attn: V. A. Patterson
P.O. Box 2364
Jackson, MS 39225-2364
Physical:
201 E. Pascagoula Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Phone: (601) 965-4866
www.vsarts.org
jacvsa@bellsouth.net

Last Modified on February 14, 2012
C.M. Scott Center