Sriharsha Athota - Forrest Health
Grieving Parents Support Group, Hattiesburg Convention Commission, and Forrest General Hospital are partnering to present Light Up the Night in observance of National Children’s Memorial Day and Worldwide Candle Lighting Day on Sunday, December 8. The candle lighting will take place at Lake Terrace Convention Center at 6 p.m. with a brief presentation at 6:30 p.m. and the candle lighting to follow at 7 p.m. Light refreshments will be provided.
A Board of Trustees appointed by the Forrest County Board of Supervisors is charged with the oversight of Forrest Health. The system is completely self supporting and does not operate on local taxes. Forrest Health facilities are approved by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for participation in Medicare and Medicaid Programs.