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Gulf Coast Community Action Agency, Inc.

Executive Director
Dr. Barbara Coatney

Executive and Fiscal Office
500 24th Street Gulfport MS 39502

Phone: 228-896-1409

Toll Free: 888-603-4222

Fax: 228-897-9075

*To contact the office nearest you please click on the locations tab*


The Mission of Gulf Coast Community Action Agency, Inc. is to identify and improve the physical, economic and social environment of citizens in the service area to include traditional emerging target groups.  Empowering families and individuals to help themselves is the major focus of the Agency.


Wednesday, March 26, 2014 @ 05:03 PM
posted by: Patricia Yennie
Head Start will be closed Friday, April 18, 2014 through Friday, April 25, 2014 for Spring Break.
Centers will re-open Monday, April 28, 2014 for normal activities.

2014-2015 Head Start Enrollment Package

Friday, March 7, 2014 @ 10:03 PM
posted by: Patricia Yennie

Enrollment Flyer 2014

2014-15 Enrollment Application

Application Days:     Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am – 11am and 1pm – 3pm/Wednesdays 9am – 12pm

Walk-Ins must have all documentation. When calling the Head Start centers for Enrollment questions, Press the option for a Children and Family Service Worker.

GCCAA Assessment Surveys

Friday, March 7, 2014 @ 06:03 PM
posted by: Patricia Yennie

The Gulf Coast Community Action Agency, Inc. has listed the following surveys below for input of our families, clients, partners and staff that we service in Hancock, Harrison, George Greene, Jackson, Pearl River, Perry and Stone county.  These surveys are designed to provide much needed information that would help in planning and designing  Head Start, CSBG, LIHEAP, FEMA, and Weatherization.  Thanks for your input and participation!