The Mississippi State Department of Health conducts inspections of licensed child care facilities at least twice a year to assure compliance with state regulations.
Inspection and violation reports
You can find recent inspection history and violations for any facility by using our on-line childcare database.
For a detailed report on any facility, please make a request in writing using our public records request form.
Serious Occurrences and Deaths
The Mississippi Department of Human Services maintains a list of recent serious incidents, injuries and deaths in Mississippi child care facilities.
Listed below are violations found during recent inspections that may endanger children in these facilities, including failure to maintain the minimum staff to child ratio, leaving children unattended, failure to conduct a background check, and lack of current CPR/first aid training.