Effective June 30, 2020: Per the Second Amended Stay Safe Jackson Executive Order, individuals in the City of Jackson are required to wear a face covering in public. Business owners must require all parties (employees, patrons, etc.) to wear a face covering. Businesses found in violation will be shutdown for 24-hours and must submit an Attestation of Compliance with the City of Jackson before reopening. If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, call our Hotline at 601-586-3067 and fill out the Symptom Collector. If you are in need of mental health support during this time, call our Mental Health Warmline at 601-586-3073. 

Senior Services

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Senior Sevices

The Senior Services Division promotes and encourages independence and self-sufficiency among the elderly population in the City of Jackson through multifaceted direct and indirect components in the areas of meal service, nutrition education, safety, recreation, transportation, information/referral outreach services, special programs, employment opportunities.  All qualifying individuals aged 60 years or older, living within the city limits of Jackson, are eligible for select programs and services.

These Programs are:

  • Recreational Programs
  • Senior Community Service Employment Program
  • Information/Referral/Outreach
  • Congregate Meals Service:
    • Champion
    • Tougaloo
    • Westside
    • Sykes
    • TL Love
    • Smith Robertson
  • Home Delivered Meals Service
  • Senior Transportation Services
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