Mississippi VA aims to provide all Mississippi veterans with assistance when they are in need. Our Veterans Homes provide aging and chronically disabled veterans quality care in a complete living environment. They offer veterans access to trained specialists in a variety of healthcare disciplines, advanced medical technology and equipment, full support services and access to nearby amenities.

Eligibility:

To live in a Mississippi VA veterans home, veterans or spouses of veterans must meet the following requirements:

  • Have been active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and must not have been discharged under dishonorable conditions (Applicant must supply Form DD 214 or equivalent report of Separation from Service.); or be a spouse of a veteran who is currently a resident in a Mississippi State Veterans Nursing Home.

  • Be or have been a Mississippi resident. (However, if no Mississippi resident is waiting for admissions, a non-resident may be admitted.)

  • Have had a medical examination by a physician within 30 days of admission and, as a result, demonstrate that he/she:

    • Does not have a communicable disease.

    • Does not require medical or hospital care for which the home is not equipped or staffed to provide.

    • Does not have traits which may prove dangerous to themselves, other residents and employees. 

Family’s Paperwork for Admission:
Social History (PDF) | 1010-EZ (PDF) | FORM 21-22 (PDF)


Physician’s Paperwork for Admission:
MEDICAL HISTORY & PHYSICAL (PDF) | PULMONARY HISTORY (PDF) | STATEMENT OF ATTENDING PHYSICIAN (PDF)


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Veterans Home | Collins

3261 Highway 49
Collins, MS 39428

Phone: (601) 765-0403
Fax: (601) 765-5045

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Veterans Home | Jackson

4607 Lindbergh Drive
Jackson, MS 39209

Phone: (601) 353-6142
Fax: (601) 354-6060

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Veterans Home | Kosciusko

310 Autumn Ridge Drive
Kosciusko, MS 39090

Phone: (662) 289-7044
Fax: (662) 289-7824

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Veterans Home | Oxford

120 Veterans Drive
Oxford, MS 38655

Phone: (662) 236-7641
Fax: (662) 236-7863