Jackson County Government Grants (Mississippi)

A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Jackson County, Mississippi. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Jackson County government grants, including grants for road, rail, transit, and port projects, as well as car and vanpool projects, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and transit research and safety improvements. State Departments of Transportation provide grants for private operators, senior centers, non-profits, and transit systems. Jackson County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.

Department Of Transportation Ocean Springs Ocean Springs MS 6100 Mississippi 57 39564 228-875-5588

Jackson County Road Department Vancleave MS 8500 Jim Ramsay Road 39565 228-826-5921

A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Jackson County, Mississippi. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Jackson County local Chambers of Commerce as well as grants through multiple bureaus. It also provides market development awards for non-profit industries, including trade associations. Local Chambers of Commerce may also help member businesses secure Small Business Administration grants, business development grants, and economic development funding. Chambers of Commerce provide information about government grant programs on their websites.

Jackson County Chamber-Commerce Pascagoula MS 720 Krebs Avenue 39567 228-762-3391

Ocean Springs Chamber Of Commerce Ocean Springs MS 1000 Washington Avenue 39564 228-875-4424

A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Jackson County, Mississippi. At the federal level, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operates over 20 government grant programs, including affordable housing development grants, community and economic development grants, fair housing grants, and rental assistance grants. HUD also offers Jackson County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Jackson County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.

Moss Point Housing Authority Moss Point MS 4901 Tanner Street 39563 228-475-8211

Pascagoula Housing Authority Pascagoula MS 2113 Alex Avenue 39567 228-762-6181

A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Jackson County, Mississippi. Social Security provides services for eligible people, including retirement benefits, and it also provides government grants. Social Security's research and demonstration grants fund innovative research that help manage and administer Jackson County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Jackson County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.

Moss Point Social Security Office Moss Point MS 6000 Highway 63 39563 866-253-5675

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Jackson County, Mississippi. The federal VA, as well as local Jackson County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Jackson County VA also provides cemetery grants and supportive services grants for veterans and their families. VA grants both go to agencies, organizations, and individual veterans. The VA provides more information about government grants on its website.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Gautier MS 3801 Old Spanish Trail 39553 228-497-7333

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3373 Pascagoula MS 4724 Vega Street 39581 228-769-8387

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3373 Moss Point MS 6712 Shortcut Road 39563 228-474-6719