Pearl River Valley | Mississippi
(601) 736 - 9564
PRVO helps eligible households meet their basic needs, obtain family stability, and improve their quality of life.
Support Our
PRVO provides the elderly assistance with healthcare.
Giving Kids A
head start
The Head Start Program provides education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services.
Building Up
PRVO assists funding your small business
through MBE and IRP programs.

Our Mission

PRVO’s ultimate goal is to eliminate the paradox of poverty in its service area by opening to everyone the opportunity for education and training, the opportunity to work, and the opportunity to live in decency and dignity as envisioned under the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964.

Helping People. Changing Lives.

See what services are right for you , your family, or your business.

Programs and Services



Family Services

PRVO helps families meet their basic needs, obtain family stability, and improve their quality of life. We believe in addressing the entire family and supporting them in taking an active role in every phase of their child’s development as well.

Children Services

Our services include child health, education, child safety, nutrition, family and community services, as well as mental health and disabilities. We provide an enriching environment with a variety of developmentally appropriate activities to enhance and advance the child’s physical, social, emotional, and cognitive abilities.

Senior Services

PRVO provides programs and services such as prescription assistance and meal plans which helps improve quality of life for seniors 

Business Services

PRVO assists with financing business, economic development activities, and socially and economically disadvantaged minorities and women owned businesses, to create or retain jobs in disadvantaged and remote communities.

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Head Start Locations

We have several
PRVO Head Start Locations

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PRVO Central Office

Post Office Box 188
756 Highway 98 By-pass
Columbia, Mississippi 39429

Call PRVO (601) 736-9564

PRVO County Offices

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PRVO County Location

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