The Mississippi State Department of Health conducts inspections of licensed child care facilities at least twice a year to assure compliance with state regulations.
For a detailed report on any facility that is not found in our online database, please make a request using our public records request form.
Serious Occurrences and Deaths
The Mississippi Department of Human Services maintains a list of recent serious incidents, injuries and deaths in Mississippi child care facilities.
Listed below are violations found during recent inspections that may endanger children in these facilities, including failure to maintain the minimum staff to child ratio, leaving children unattended, failure to conduct a background check, and lack of current CPR/first aid training.
- Happy Hearts Day Care, Nettleton 5/18/2023
Failure to conduct staff background check
- Heaven's Angels Daycare and Preschool, Coffeeville 5/18/2023
Lack of recent CPR/First aid certification
- Start Smart Child Care Center, West Point 5/18/2023
Failure to maintain minimum staff to child ratio