25.3. Additional Programs or Resources
Phone: (877) 426-2643
Phone: (770) 452-7958
Angel Flight arranges free air transportation for people that have a medical need that can't be filled in their local area. Angel Flight serves primarily patients who are traveling from, to or through the states of Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, and the Carolinas. Our organization believes that the cost of travel should never stand in the way of receiving medical care.
Coalition for Citizens with Disabilities
Phone: (800) 772-4057
It is the mission of the Coalition for Citizens with Disabilities to expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life for children, adolescents and adults with disabilities and their families and empower these individuals to reach for their full potential in every aspect of life and to be a voice for families, advocates, consumers and professional representing the interests and needs of people with disabilities.
Disability Rights Mississippi
Phone: (800) 772-4057
The mission of Disability Rights Mississippi is to promote, protect and advocate for the legal and human rights of all people with disabilities, and to assist them with full inclusion in home, community, education and employment.
Mississippi Paralysis Association
The Mississippi Paralysis Association (MPA) was formed in 1983 in response to a great need for financial assistance to people with disabilities. Since its inception, MPA has provided thousands of Mississippians with paralysis the assistance they need to maintain or enhance their independence. Assistance varies from the purchase of durable medical equipment and supplies, home and/or vehicle modifications to peer support and advocacy.
Partnership for Prescription Assistance
Phone: (888) 477-2669
PPARxMS is a program that connects qualified, low-income people with discount prescription drugs, direct from the pharmaceutical manufacturer.
T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability
Phone: (662) 325-1028
In order to empower individuals with disabilities through leading edge technologies the T.K. Martin Center for Technology & Disability maintains a state of the art clinical, research and training program focusing modern technologies, in a comprehensive and integrated manner, to the needs of persons with disabilities.