Texas Home Living (TxHmL)

What is TxHmL?

TxHmL provides selected essential services and supports to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities who live in their family homes or their own homes.

COVID-19 Resources

Communications

Contact Program Staff

Publications

  • Explanation of the TxHmL program brochure explains the types of services and supports provided to Texas with developmental disabilities or a related condition so they can continue to live with their families or in their own homes. PDF in English | PDF in Spanish
  • Your Rights in the Texas Home Living Program explains the rights and privileges consumers have when receiving services through the program. PDF in English | PDF in Spanish

Regulatory Comment Card Survey

Statutes & Rules

Review Tools & Forms

Communications

Provider Letters

All letters are in PDF format.

Keywords in title or number
Number Title Date Published
PL 2021-29 End of Temporary Suspension of Certain LTCR Requirements During COVID-19 Outbreak
Note: Replaces PL 2020-21 and 2020-26. Revised September 14, 2021.
8/13/2021
PL 2021-26 HCS and TxHmL Survey Operations Transformation
Note: Revised August 10, 2021
8/9/2021
PL 2021-13 Introducing the Waiver Survey and Certification Provider Portal 4/6/2021
PL 2021-07 Informal Dispute Resolution Process
Note: Revised August 31, 2021
3/4/2021
PL 2020-55 Administrative Penalty Process for Home and Community-based Services (HCS) and Texas Home Living (TxHmL) Program Providers
Note: Revised March 4, 2021
11/24/2020
PL 2020-29 New Texas Administrative Code Rules for Home and Community-based Services (HCS) and Texas Home Living (TxHmL) Program Providers 5/13/2020
IL 2020-21 /PL 2020-10 Changes Impacting Complaints about HCS and TxHmL Providers and LIDDAs 4/29/2020
PL 2020-28 Volunteer Portal 4/27/2020
PL 2020-21 Suspension of Certain LTCR Requirements during COVID-19 Outbreak 3/20/2020
PL 2020-01 How to File a Complaint Regarding a Surveyor and Report Survey Inconsistencies
Note: Revised August 10, 2021
1/7/2020

Information Letters

All letters are in PDF format.

Keywords in title or number
Number Title Date Published
IL 2021-48 Acceptable Documentation for a Criminal History Check 10/20/2021
IL 2021-47 Assisting Individuals Whose Supplemental Security Income is Terminated 10/14/2021
IL 2021-45 In-Home Day Habilitation Information for Program Providers for COVID-19 (REVISED)
Note: Replaces IL 2021-39
9/28/2021
IL 2021-44 Changes to HHSC-Approved Diagnostic Codes for Persons with Related Conditions List
Note: Replaces IL 2020-44. Revised September 27, 2021
9/27/2021
IL 2021-35 Fiscal Year 2021 Cutoff Date for Year-end Closeout Processing 7/30/2021
IL 2021-33 In-Home Day Habilitation Information for Program Providers for COVID-19 (REVISED)
Note: Replaces IL 2021-30
7/26/2021
IL 2021-29 Coordination of STAR Kids Services and IDD Waiver Services
Note: Revised May 6, 2021; Replaces IL-2021-25
6/11/2021
IL 2021-19 Termination of Waiver Services during the Public Health Emergency 4/22/2021
IL 2021-15 Electronic Visit Verification Notification Requirement
Note: Revised March 24, 2021. Replaces IL 2021-13
3/24/2021
IL 2021-14 TxHmL Interest List Reduction Slot Releases
Note: Revised March 23, 2021
3/23/2021