National WIC Association

Mississippi


Fast Facts

Mississippi has piloted offering WIC services in Head Start centers in one county of the state and it has proven successful

Mississippi WIC received a three year Special Projects Grant to pilot the setup of WIC clinics/services in Head Start centers


Key Contacts

State WIC Director

Diane Hargrove, MS, CPM
805 S. Wheatley Street
Suite 400
Ridgeland, MS 39157
T: 601-991-6000
diane.hargrove@msdh.ms.gov


Nutrition Coordinator

Amanda Dubose, RD
805 S. Wheatley Street
Suite 400
Ridgeland, MS 39157
T: 601-991-6000
amanda.dubose@msdh.ms.gov


Breastfeeding Coordinator

Kimberly Ramsey, MHA
805 S. Wheatley Street
Suite 400
Ridgeland, MS 39157
T: 601-991-6000
kimberly.ramsey@msdh.ms.gov


State Vendor Manager

Jameshyia Thompson, RD, PhD
805 S. Wheatley Street
Suite 400
Ridgeland, MS 39157
T: 601-991-6000
jameshyia.thompson@msdh.ms.gov


Other Contacts

APL Manager
Jameshyia Thompson, RD, PhD

805 S. Wheatley Street
Suite 400
Ridgeland, MS 39157
T: 601-991-6000
jameshyia.thompson@msdh.ms.gov

State Profile

Mississippi State WIC Profile


Other State Resources and Links

Mississippi WIC Website