Mental health provider to open new sites in Mississippi

January 19, 2022 GMT

NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi mental health provider plans to open multiple new facilities.

Southwest Mississippi Mental Health Complex will open five new psychosocial rehabilitation facilities throughout its nine-county region, WJTV reported.

The first of the sites will open on Jefferson Davis Boulevard in Natchez, officials said.

The programs are designed to aid adults and seniors who are suffering from serious mental illnesses.

The sites will be open during the week, and will provide enrolled clients with transportation to and from the program.