Services

  • Reports and Presentations

    Aging Texas Well Strategic Plan 2022 - 2023

    The Aging Texas Well Strategic Plan for the 2022-2023 biennium is submitted in accordance with Executive Order RP-42 (Appendix A). The executive order established key mandates to direct the ATW initiative and state leaders on policy planning for older Texans. The executive order also instructs the Aging Texas Well Advisory Committee to guide and support state leadership on aging-related matters and requires Texas Health and Human Services Commission to develop a biennial working plan to identify and discuss aging policy issues, guide state government readiness, and promote increased community preparedness for the aging Texas population.

    Topics: Aging

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    Medicaid & CHIP Services Information for People Receiving Services

    Topics: Aging, Benefits, Children, COVID-19, Financial, Food, Health, Mental Health, Reporting, Complaints, Women

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    Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for People Receiving Services

    This page provides information about COVID-19 to Texans receiving HHS services.

    Topics: Aging, Benefits, Children, COVID-19, Financial, Food, Health, Mental Health, Reporting, Complaints, Women

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    Choosing a Health Plan

    After you're approved for Medicaid or CHIP, you must pick a health plan. You will have at least two plans to choose from. Your health plan choices depend on where you live (PDF) and the program you're enrolled in.

    Topics: Aging, Benefits, Children, Disability, Health, Women

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    Programs for Seniors & Aging

    Medicaid and CHIP services has programs for seniors seeking assistance with long-term care services, health insurance or health insurance assistance.

    Topics: Aging, Benefits, Health

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    Programs for Children & Adults with Disabilities

    If you're looking for long-term care services and want to know what your options are, , call 2-1-1, , our hotline service for helping you find the services you need. If you have an intellectual or developmental disability or multiple disabilities, a local intellectual and developmental disability authority can help you find the services you need.

    Topics: Aging, Benefits, Children, Disability, Health

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    Medical Transportation Program

    The Medical Transportation Program can arrange a ride to a doctor’s office, dentist’s office, hospital, drug store or any place that provides covered health care services. It can also pay for a bus, train or airplane ticket; or pay a friend, family member or neighbor to take you to your covered health care services.

    Topics: Aging, Benefits, Children, Disability, Health, Mental Health, Substance Use

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    Terrell State Hospital

    Terrell State Hospital services include adult psychiatric services, child and adolescent psychiatric services, geriatric psychiatric services and forensic competency restoration services.

    Topics: Aging, Children, Disability, Health, Mental Health, Safety, Substance Use

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    San Antonio State Hospital

    The San Antonio State Hospital is an in-patient psychiatric hospital with complete psychiatric and rehabilitative services.

    Topics: Aging, Disability, Health, Mental Health, Safety, Substance Use

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    Rusk State Hospital

    Topics: Aging, Health, Mental Health, Substance Use, Safety

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    Rio Grande State Center

    Topics: Aging, Women, Health, Mental Health, Substance Use, Safety

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    North Texas State Hospital

    These campuses provide psychiatric services for mentally ill persons and persons with mental illness and intellectual developmental disabilities throughout the North Texas area, as well as the entire state.

    Topics: Aging, Children, Disability, Health, Mental Health, Safety, Substance Use

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    Kerrville State Hospital

    Topics: Aging, Health, Mental Health, Safety, Substance Use

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    El Paso Psychiatric Center

    El Paso Psychiatric Center provides services to far West Texas, including adult psychiatric services and child and adolescent psychiatric services.

    Topics: Aging, Children, Disability, Health, Mental Health, Safety, Substance Use

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    Big Spring State Hospital

    Topics: Aging, Disability, Health, Mental Health, Safety, Substance Use