Mississippi – Elder Abuse Resources

Mississippi Seal, Nursing Home Abuse Laws

Where To Report Elder Neglect And Abuse In Mississippi – Helplines, Hotlines, and Referral Sources

Mississippi Seal, Nursing Home Abuse LawsTo report suspected elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation in Mississippi:

  • 1-800-222-8000 (For suspected elder mistreatment in the home and in long-term care facilities, in state line).
  • 1-800-227-7308 and 1-800-852-8341 (For suspected mistreatment in care facilities).
  • 601-359-4991 (For suspected elder mistreatment in the home and in long-term care facilities, out of state line).

Additional Information

State aging services information, Available Here.

Mississippi State Government Agencies

The following Mississippi agencies can help you file a complaint against a nursing or long-term care facility, as well as provide you with additional information and support regarding senior neglect and abuse:

Mississippi Laws and Regulations

The following laws were enacted to help protect seniors in Mississippi against abuse:

Other Resources