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Public Notice – AAA

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Area Agency on Aging of the Southern Mississippi Planning and Development District is now issuing a Request for Proposals for Fiscal Year 2016 for Respite Care services. This RFP is contingent upon available funding. The Area Agency on Aging serves the counties of Covington, Forrest, George,…

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Blanket Drive

William Carey University School of Nursing had a blanket drive for our Elderly and Disabled Medicaid Waiver clients. Students and faculty purchased, collected, and/or made 123 blankets to be given to our clients for the cold winter months.   Dr. Janet Williams, Dean and Professor of Nursing, and Deborah Sills,…

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2nd Annual Race For Energy 5K

Save The Date October 31, 2015 Details to Follow….. The Race for Energy is Southern MS Planning and Development District’s 5k run/walk benefitting utility assistance for the Aging population in our 15 southern most counties. In addition to the services SMPDD currently funds, we are proactively searching for ways to…

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Workforce Development

The SMPDD Workforce Development Department strives to develop and sustain a qualified workforce. Our Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Programs through the Twin Districts Workforce Area (TDWA) provide assistance to businesses and industry, helping them locate, connect and develop their workforce. We offer career development and training services to jobseekers, preparing them to enter in career pathways…

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