Mississippi State Department of Health

Domestic Violence and Rape


State rape crisis centers provide direct services to victims of rape and sexual assault, free of charge and open to all.

Domestic and Interpersonal Violence

Domestic violence shelters provide public education on domestic violence and the cycle of violence. Resources for the prevention of family violence and sexual assault are provided through contracts with domestic violence shelters and rape crisis programs.


The Mississippi Coalition Against Sexual Assault (1-888-987-9011) provides rape crisis centers in the state.

Links referenced on this page
MSDH Office Against Interpersonal Violence    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/44,0,388,html ok
Locate a rape crisis center in your area    http://www.mscasa.org/crisis-centers/

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