Jones County Government Grants (Mississippi)

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Jones County, Mississippi. The federal VA, as well as local Jones County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Jones 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.

Jones County Veterans Services Center Laurel MS 735 South Magnolia Street 39440 601-428-0467

A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Jones 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 Jones County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Jones County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.

Laurel Housing Authority Laurel MS HOY Rd 39440 601-428-4042

A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Jones County, Mississippi. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Jones 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.

Laurel Mississippi Chamber of Commerce Laurel MS 153 Base Drive 39440 601-649-3031

A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Jones 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 Jones County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Jones County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.

Laurel Social Security Office Laurel MS 446 North 6th Avenue 39440 866-964-4927

A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Jones County, Mississippi. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Jones 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. Jones County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.

Transportation Department Ellisville Ellisville MS 415 Mississippi 590 39437 601-477-2927