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    Walk and Talk Podcast presents lively conversations about health and wellness.

    Topics: Community Engagement

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    HHS is recognizing Deafblind Awareness Week, June 27–July 3, by highlighting its programs and staff who work with this community.

    Topics: Community Engagement

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    The Abilene Foster Grandparent Program is hosting a “Time with Grandma” event to connect with children at a local child care center on Wednesday, June 23.

    Topics: Community Engagement

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    HHSC is virtually connecting volunteers in the Foster Grandparent Program with the children they serve with the purchase of 200 new tablets.

    Topics: Children, Community Engagement

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    The Innovators in Aging award categories highlight the three components of aging and living well: being healthy, being connected and being informed

    Topics: Aging, Community Engagement

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    The 2021 Texas Mental Health Creative Arts Contest is accepting entries across all age groups for original artwork, writing and photography.

    Topics: Community Engagement, Mental Health

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    Texas HHS announces it is receiving more than $180,000 in funding toward implementing a new national three-digit dialing code, 988, for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

    Topics: Community Engagement, Mental Health

  • News
    HHS in the News features news stories and articles about the positive impact the Texas Health and Human Services Commission provides Texans through its programs and services.

    Topics: Community Engagement

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    The Texas Talks campaign was created to help you feel more comfortable initiating conversations about aging and making plans for any situation that might arise.

    Topics: Community Engagement

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    Research shows the emotional health benefits of having strong social connections are well known, and that staying socially engaged also benefits health in other ways.

    Topics: Community Engagement, Health