Complaints about Child Care Providers in Your Area

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The Mississippi State Department of Health thoroughly and promptly investigates complaints about the quality of care provided by licensed child care providers.

Ways to File a Child Care Complaint

  • Online: File a complaint using our online form

  • By e-mail: Send details of your complaint to

  • By phone: Call 1-866-489-8734 weekdays between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

  • You may also mail your complaint to:
    Mississippi State Department of Health
    Child Care Facilities Licensure Office
    P.O. Box 1700
    Jackson, MS 39215

Find Past Complaints

Find complaints made against a child care provider by making a Public Records request.

Find Inspection Reports and Violations

Our online database of childcare facilities has records of recent inspection results, violations and monetary penalties assessed as a result of significant violations.

Last reviewed on Feb 14, 2024 request edits

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Mississippi State Department of Health 570 East Woodrow Wilson Dr Jackson, MS 39216 866‑HLTHY4U Contact and information

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