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Press Releases

Gov. Abbott, HHSC Announce SNAP Hot Foods Purchases in 36 Counties

HHSC has received federal approval to allow SNAP recipients in 36 counties impacted by Hurricane Beryl to temporarily purchase hot foods with their benefits.

Gov. Abbott, HHSC Announce Automatic SNAP Benefit Replacements for 18 Counties

HHSC has received federal approval to automatically provide replacement SNAP benefits for recipients in 18 counties impacted by Hurricane Beryl.

Acting Gov. Patrick, HHSC Announce SNAP, WIC Replacement Benefits for Counties Impacted by Hurricane Beryl

HHSC received federal approval allowing SNAP recipients to apply for replacement benefits for food lost or destroyed from Hurricane Beryl. 

Media Advisories

HHSC to Host Information Session on Panhandle State Hospital Construction Project

The public is invited to attend an information session on June 13 to learn about construction plans for the new $159 million state hospital in Amarillo.

HHSC to Host Information Session on Lubbock Psychiatric Center Construction Project

The public is invited to attend an information session on June 12 to learn about construction plans for the new $121 million Lubbock Psychiatric Center.

HHSC to Host Information Session on Terrell State Hospital Construction Project

The public is invited to attend an information session on May 23 to learn about the construction of the $573 million replacement of the Terrell State Hospital.