Pandemic-EBT (P-EBT) Due to COVID-19

Families may be eligible for assistance through Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT). Households receiving SNAP food benefits and children who received free or reduced-price meals may be eligible for a one-time benefit.

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Webinar on Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome

The HHSC Office of Disability Prevention for Children is offering a free webinar, “Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome: An Often-Overlooked Condition in Children” in advance of PANS Awareness Day.

Gov. Abbott, HHSC Announce Extension of Emergency SNAP Benefits for October

Gov. Greg Abbott announced that HHSC is providing more than $329.4 million in emergency Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program food benefits for the month of October.

HHSC Encourages Screenings During Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission is encouraging women to get screened regularly for the disease.