Mississippi Disability Resources and Advocacy Organizations
~~This page has “links to government agencies and disability rights organizations in Mississippi. They may be able assist you with:
• disability advocacy
• home health services
• home care
• nursing aide services
• accessing other community resources to help people with disabilities.
Many of these organizations work to address the unique needs associated with different disabilities, including but not limited to physical, intellectual, and developmental disabilities, and mental illness. Others focus on issues such as access to housing and legal assistance based on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
If you live in Mississippi and are a person with a disability, learning about state-specific resources to support people with disabilities can help you advocate for yourself. If you are a friend, family member, or caregiver of a person with disabilities in Mississippi, these resources can help you in supporting your loved one."
- Resource Leveraging
- Olmstead Rights.org