Texas Home Living (TxHmL)

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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.

Provider Communications

Read news, information letters (ILs) and provider letters (PLs).


Contact Program Staff


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. 

Your Rights in the Texas Home Living Program brochure explains the rights and privileges consumers have when receiving services through the program. 

Statutes and Rules



Other Rules and Statutes

HB 3720

Review Tools and Forms

Additional Resources

IDD and PI Quarterly Webinars

Regulatory Comment Card Survey

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


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 2023-25 Critical Incident Management Reporting System (CIMS) Provider Interface Project Status
IL 2023-23 Attendant Compensation Rate Enhancement Program Information for Individualized Skills and Socialization Services in the HCS and TxHmL Waiver Program
IL 2023-22 Employment First Uniform Assessment Tool
IL 2023-18 ARPA and HCBS Provider Retention Payments Attestation and Reporting Requirements

Note: Replaces IL 2022-52

IL 2023-19 Critical Incident Management Reporting System (CIMS) Incident Report Status
PL 2023-05 End of Temporary Waivers of Certain LTCR Requirements During COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Note: Revised 5/8/2023. Replaced PLs 2020-21, 2020-26 and 2021-29.

IL 2023-17 2022 Cost Surveys due for FMSA Providers
PL 2023-11 Cooperation with HHSC Provider Investigations
IL 2023-16 Termination of Waiver Services Due to Denial of Medicaid Eligibility
IL 2023-12 Cost Report Units of Service Information HCS and TxHmL Programs