Dad Blog: Dr. Rodney Washington

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We spoke with Dr. Rodney Washington as part of our Dad Blog series to celebrate fathers this Father's Day month of June 2020.

Reflecting on Juneteenth in 2020

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As we reflect on Juneteenth as an organization, we are committed to addressing the challenges ALL our children face, and fighting discrimination and racism.

SB 2610: Mental Health Coordinator Bill Goes to Conference Committee

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SB 2610, the bill to create a mental health coordinator in Mississippi, has gone to conference committee, as the House and Senate passed different versions.

Update on Mississippi DMH Employment Numbers

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The Mississippi DMH contacted us last week to let us know that the number of DMH employees we reported in this January 2020 update was inaccurate.

Virtual Family Support Meeting

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This virtual family support meeting is open any families who would like to check in with each other, discuss problems and concerns and support one another through this emotional time.


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Save the Dates: Events in July 2020 - Families as Allies

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In July, we want to learn from families how to support you as you plan for your children's return to school and you think through issues related to COVID.

COVID-19 Guidance and Prevention for Individuals and the Community - Mississippi State Department of Health

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Individuals, communities and organizations are essential to controlling the spread of COVID-19 in Mississippi. The precautions and guidances here can keep you and the state safer and healthier.

District Learning-at-Home and Summer Enrichment Plans

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Search for public school learning-and-home and summer plans for you particular district and school.

COVID19 Resources Distribution Recommendations (PDF Document & Online Form)

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The Mississippi State Department of Health shared these resources for community organizations that want to distribute hand sanitizer and masks in under-served communities.


See the PDF here >>

See the online form here >>