Grant funds jobs program for mentally disabled

Published 7:29 pm Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Hudspeth Regional Center, a residential facility for the mentally disabled, has received a $79,550 grant to help secure jobs for residents with severe disabilities.

The Mississippi Council on Developmental Disabilities awarded the grant. The grant will fund the newly developed Customized Employment Program at Hudspeth, which is located in Rankin County near Pearl.

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