Day Activity & Health Services (DAHS)

Questions about enrolling?

Call the Licensing and Certification Unit at 512-438-2630.

Visit the Texas Unified Licensure Information Portal (TULIP) website

For application forms and instructions.

Go to TULIP

What are Day Activity and Health Services?

Licensed Day Activity and Health Services facilities provide daytime services, up to 10 hours per day, Monday through Friday, to people who live in the community. Services address physical, mental, medical and social needs.

Texas DAHS Directory

Regulatory Comment Card Survey

Please click here to take a short survey about the recent visit to your facility by Texas Health and Human Services Long-Term Care Regulatory.

COVID-19 Resources

Communications

Please click here for Provider Communications.

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When you sign up for email updates, you are giving your information to both HHSC and to Granicus. When HHSC has your information, it is subject to the HHSC privacy policy. When Granicus has your information, it is subject to the Granicus GovDelivery privacy policy.

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Statutes & Rules

State

Federal

Other Rules and Statutes

Communications

Information & Provider Letters

Case-sensitive. Use commas to separate multiple entries.
Note: These files are in PDF format unless otherwise noted.
Number Title/Notes Date Published
IL 2020-24 Preparing for the Upcoming Fiscal year 2020 Fee-for-Service Claims Billing Closeout
PL 2020-28 Volunteer Portal
IL 2020-20 Requirement to Complete DIR-Certified Cybersecurity Training Program -- Due April 30, 2020
PL 2020-25 Revised Recommendations for Tuberculosis Screening, Testing, and Treatment of Health Care Personnel
PL 2020-14 Guidance on COVID 19 Response in DAHS Facilities
PL 2020-20 Incident Submission Portal for Long-Term Care (LTC) Providers under Texas Unified Licensure Information Portal (TULIP)
PL 2020-03 Provider Responsibility for Renewing a License
PL 2020-01 How to File a Complaint Regarding a Surveyor and Report Survey Inconsistencies

Note: Revised August 10, 2021

IL 2019-33 2019 Cost Report and 2020 Accountability Report Training Information
PL 2019-24 Informal Dispute Resolution Process