Mississippi Resources

This page provides federal and state-specific resources on a variety of cancer survivorship topics. If you are looking for financial assistance resources, please visit CancerFinances.org.

Click here for information about laws specific to Mississippi.

 

Employment

Federal Fair Employment Agency
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
800.669.4000
info@eeoc.gov
www.eeoc.gov

Reasonable Accommodations
Job Accommodation Network
800.526.7234
jan@AskJAN.org
www.AskJAN.org

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
866.487.9243
www.dol.gov/whd

State Fair Employment Agency
Mississippi Department of Employment Security
601.321.6000
www.mdes.ms.gov

State Health Care Coverage Facts
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute
https://ccf.georgetown.edu/state-childrens-health-facts/

Unemployment Agency
Mississippi Department of Employment Security
601.321.6000
www.mdes.ms.gov/unemployment-claims/

Vocational Rehabilitation
Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services
800.443.1000
www.mdrs.ms.gov/VocationalRehab/Pages/default.aspx

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Health Insurance

Mississippi Health Insurance Marketplace (a.k.a Exchange)
One, Mississippi
855.967.7467
www.mdrs.ms.gov/VocationalRehab/Pages/default.aspx

Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program & External Appeals
Health Help Mississippi
877.314.3843
healthhelpms@mhap.org
www.healthhelpms.org

Mississippi Insurance Department
601.359.3569
www.mid.ms.gov

High Risk Insurance
Mississippi Comprehensive Health Insurance Risk Pool Association
800.820.9400
www.mississippihealthpool.org

COBRA
U.S. Department of Labor
Employee Benefits Security Administration
866.444.3272
www.dol.gov/ebsa

COBRA-Mississippi
Mississippi Insurance Department
601.359.3569
www.mid.ms.gov

State Children’s Health Insurance Program
Children’s Health Insurance Plan (CHIP)
800.884.3222
msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/41,0,96.html

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Medicaid Programs

Mississippi Division of Medicaid
800.421.2408
www.medicaid.ms.gov

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Medicare

Medicare
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
800.MEDICARE (633.4227)
www.medicare.gov

Medicare & You

Medicare Assistance
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
800.948.3090
https://www.caregiver.org/mississippi-insurance-counseling-and-assistance-program-ship

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