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Family. Everybody Needs One.

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For 125 years, Palmer Home for Children has provided superior care for children while introducing the love of God through our service to each individual child. Palmer Home ensures restorative environments where children feel safe, connected and supported.

Each child served by Palmer Home has a safe place to call home with trustworthy, supportive adults to guide them as they grow and develop into all that God created them to be. Palmer Home provides holistic care to each child based on their unique physical, emotional, spiritual and educational needs.

Ways We Serve Children in Need:

  • Campus Care - Children live on campus in a Christ-centered family atmosphere connected to trustworthy adults and supported as they grow and develop.
  • Foster Care - Children receive support and the connection of a family through Palmer Home’s certified foster families.
  • Family Care - Infants of mothers in prison receive nurturing care with the goal of reunification. Staff and caregivers also offer support for mothers in prison and after release.

Transitional Care - Young adults receive guidance and coaching designed to build educational, career and life skills needed for independence.

To learn more about Palmer Home for Children, please visit

“Each dollar given to Palmer Home represents the opportunity to make a difference in the life of a child. The Community Foundation of Mississippi allows us to plan for the future and know that our mission will be sustained.” - Drake Bassett, Present & CEO of Palmer Home for Children