LIFE (Living Independence for Everyone, Inc.) of South Mississippi


LIFE (Living Independence for Everyone, Inc.) of South Mississippi

Full Description


There are four core services of independent living that all CILs provide:

Advocacy, Legal Services, Assistance and /or representation in obtaining access to benefits, services, and programs to which a consumer may be entitled.

IL Skills Training and Life Skill Training Services. These may include instruction to develop independent living skills in areas such as personal care, coping, financial management, social skills, and household management.  This may also include education and training necessary for living in the community and participating in community

Information and Referral Services. Identify all individuals who requested this type of assistance. This is the only service (other then services to family members) that may be provided to all individuals, whether or not the individual has a disability.  Some entities record this service using strokes on an answering pad without opening a CSR, others create a CSR or other such file for future contact and outreach.

Peer Counseling Services, Counseling, teaching, information sharing, and similar kinds of contact provided to consumers by other people with disabilities.



Counties Served

  1. StateWide
  2. Adams
  3. Alcorn
  4. Amite
  5. Attala
  6. Benton
  7. Bolivar
  8. Calhoun
  9. Carroll
  10. Chickasaw
  11. Choctaw
  12. Claiborne
  13. Clarke
  14. Clay
  15. Coahoma
  16. Copiah
  17. Covington
  18. DeSoto
  19. Forrest
  20. Franklin
  21. George
  22. Greene
  23. Grenada
  24. Hancock
  25. Harrison
  26. Hinds
  27. Holmes
  28. Humphreys
  29. Issaquena
  30. Itawamba
  31. Jackson
  32. Jasper
  33. Jefferson
  34. Jefferson Davis
  35. Jones
  36. Kemper
  37. Lafayette
  38. Lamar
  39. Lauderdale
  40. Lawrence
  41. Leake
  42. Lee
  43. Leflore
  44. Lincoln
  45. Lowndes
  46. Madison
  47. Marion
  48. Marshall
  49. Monroe
  50. Montgomery
  51. Neshoba
  52. Newton
  53. Noxubee
  54. Oktibbeha
  55. Panola
  56. Pearl River
  57. Perry
  58. Pike
  59. Pontotoc
  60. Prentiss
  61. Quitman
  62. Rankin
  63. Scott
  64. Sharkey
  65. Simpson
  66. Smith
  67. Stone
  68. Sunflower
  69. Tallahatchie
  70. Tate
  71. Tippah
  72. Tishomingo
  73. Tunica
  74. Union
  75. Walthall
  76. Warren
  77. Washington
  78. Wayne
  79. Webster
  80. Wilkinson
  81. Winston
  82. Yalobusha
  83. Yazoo

SKU

SKU130826070121

Fee for Service

  1. Free
  2. Payment Required

Ages Served

  1. 0-5
  2. 6-12
  3. 13-18
  4. Adult
  5. Senior

Telephone

(601) 583-2108

Mailing Address

710 Katie Avenue, Hattiesburg, MS 39401

email

www.lifeofms.com/contact-us/