Our Teams

Multidisciplinary Team

Kids Hub Child Advocacy Center serves as a representative on Multidisciplinary Teams (MDT) in five counties across the Pine Belt area, including Forrest, Lamar, Jefferson Davis, Lawrence, and Marion Counties. The MDT is a dedicated group of agencies that works to reduce trauma for children during the investigation and prosecution of child abuse related crimes.

The MDT is committed to serving children and families through the utilization of the child-first protocol, which focuses on solutions that are in the best interest of the child. Once a month, the MDT in each county will meet to discuss solutions and next steps for cases.

The following agencies serve on the MDT with Kids Hub Child Advocacy Center:

Covington County

Law Enforcement
Covington County Sheriff's Office
601-765-8281

Department of Human and Family Services
Family and Children
601-765-5005

Mental Health Resources
Pine Belt Mental Health
601-765-4514

Forrest County

Law Enforcement
Forrest County Sheriff's Office
601-544-5368

Hattiesburg Police Department
601-544-7900

Petal Police Department
601-544-5331

Department of Human and Family Services
Family and Children
601-544-5354

Office of the District Attorney
601-544-5354

Mental Health Resources
Pine Belt Mental Health
601-582-1111

Canopy Children's Solutions
601-264-7079

Pine Grove Behavioral Mental Health
601-288-2273

Jefferson Davis County

Law Enforcement
Jefferson Davis County Sheriff's Office
601-792-5169

Prentiss Police Department
601-792-5198

Department of Human Services
Family and Children
601-792-4206

Office of the District Attorney
601-731-1476

Mental Health Resources
Pine Belt Mental Health Resources
601-792-4872

Canopy Children's Solutions
601-352-7784

Pine Grove Behavioral Health
888-574-4673

Youth Villages
601-572-3763

Lamar County

Law Enforcement
Lamar County Sheriff's Office
601-764-1005

Purvis Police Department
601-764-6512

Hattiesburg Police Department
601-544-7900

Lumberton Police Department
601-796-7001

Sumrall Police Department
601-758-3531

Department of Human and Family Services
Family and Children
601-794-1080

Office of the District Attorney
601-794-1020

Mental Health Resources

Pine Belt Mental Health Resources
601-794-6543

Canopy Children's Solutions
601-264-7079

Pine Grove Behavioral Health
601-288-2273

Lawrence County

Law Enforcement
Lawrence County Sheriff's Office
601-587-2961

Monticello Police Department
601-587-7732

Department of Human and Family Services
Family and Children
601-587-4692

Office of the District Attorney
601-731-1476

Mental Health Resources
Kids Hub Child Advocacy Center
601-909-6294

Marion County

Law Enforcement
Marion County Sheriff's Office
601-736-5051

Columbia Police Department
601-736-8052

Department of Human and Family Services
Family and Children
601-736-6044

Office of the District Attorney
601-731-1476

Mental Health Resources
Pine Belt Mental Health
601-794-6543

Canopy Children's Solutions
601-264-7079

Pine Grove Behavioral Health
601-288-2273

Perry County

Law Enforcement
Perry County Sheriff's Office
601-964-8461

Department of Human and Family Resources
Family and Children
601-964-8378

Mental Health Resources
Pine Belt Mental Health
601-788-6308

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Leadership Team

Kids Hub Child Advocacy Center serves as a representative on Leadership Teams (LDT) in three counties across the Pine Belt area, including Forrest, Lamar, and Marion Counties. The LDT is a dedicated group of leaders from each agency on the MDT that strive to find creative solutions to reduce limitations and issues that agencies face when serving child victims of abuse. The LDT is committed to serving the MDT and continues to strive for best practice for all agencies.