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Supports projects and activities that benefit the hospital, individuals receiving services and employees.


EMSH Friends Organization was first organized and chartered September 3, l987, and was reorganized August 6, l990. As a result of this reorganization, the EMSH Friends purpose was established and the original bylaws were revised.


The primary goal of EMSH Friends is to educate the general public about mental illness and the needs of the mentally ill and to promote the programs of East Mississippi State Hospital.


EMSH Friends now has a 300-plus membership made up of family members and friends of IRS, business and professional people, civic and service groups and employees of East Mississippi State Hospital.


Membership dues are only $5.00 a year. All dues and profits benefit EMSH employees and individuals receiving services. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact the Chad Peavy at 601-581-7878.


You may want to simply download, print and fill out the
Membership Application Form and mail it in with your $5.00 dues to:


E.M.S.H. Friends Organization
C/O Chad Peavy
P.O. Box 4128 West Station

Meridian, MS 39304



The Application Form is in .PDF format and is opened and read in the Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not already have the reader you can download it free at www.adobe.com.