Drop-In Center


Drop-In Center


Address:
628 West Capitol Street
Jackson, MS 39203

Phone:
601-398-0066

Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8am-4:30pm

Hinds Behavioral Health Services’ peer-run drop-in center provides a wide variety of services to help homeless individuals with serious mental illness gain access to housing, treatment, and recovery support. Peers help individuals build social skills, self-confidence, self-advocacy, and support systems. The drop-in center also provides access to basic needs such as food, showers, toiletries, clothes, laundry, telephones, and mail. Individuals may voluntarily drop-in and participate in activities or use any of the center’s services.

Eligibility

Adults (18+) experiencing homelessness or chronic homelessness who have a serious mental illness, substance use disorder, serious emotional disturbance, or a co-occurring disorder.

We offer

  • Access to basic needs
  • Support groups
  • Advocacy training
  • Employment services
  • Social service referrals
  • Housing assistance
  • Socialization opportunities
  • Walk-in mental health services (main office)

Learn to

  • Navigate the internet and use a computer
  • Write a resume, interview, and gain job placement
  • Build a support system and social network
  • Build self-confidence and achieve personal goals
  • Monitor symptoms, build coping skills, and prevent relapse

 

Contact the Drop-In Center

601-398-0066