The Southern Mississippi Planning and Development District Area Agency on Aging and the Mississippi Department of Human Services, Division of Aging and Adult Services, will conduct a public hearing on behalf of Mississippians age 60 and older. The hearing will be held at the West Side Community Center located at 4006 8th St, Gulfport, MS beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The purpose of this hearing is to present the State Plan for Aging and the Area Plan for Aging for fiscal year 2019. The Area Plan for Aging is for the fifteen southernmost counties of Mississippi. Written comments will also be accepted through July 31, 2018 and should be mailed to the attention of Robert Moore, Senior Services Division Director, Southern Mississippi Planning and Development District, 10441 Corporate Drive Suite #1, Gulfport, MS 39503.