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Children's Healthcare Issues and Programs

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  • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

    Texas families with uninsured children may be able to get health insurance through Children's Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Both programs offer health care benefits, including regular checkups and dental care. Click the link for more information. Read More

    By:
    Texas Health and Human Services Comm
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Medically Dependent Children Program: Frequently Asked Questions

    Click the link for information regarding the Medically Dependent Children Program (MDCP) as well as contact information on how to apply to the program. Read More

    By:
    Texas Department of Human Services
  • Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

    Click the link for information on services for children with special medical needs who are either Medicaid eligible or who meet other income guidelines. Read More

    By:
    Texas Department of State Health Services
  • Texas Health Steps

    Click the link for information on Texas Health Steps , which is a program for children who have Medicaid. Texas Health Steps provides regular medical and dental checkups and case management services to children for free. Read More

    By:
    Texas Department of State Health Services
  • Pregnancy, HealthCare, and Employment Rights in Texas

    Click this link for information about HealthCare coverage during a pregnancy and your employment rights during and after pregnancy as well. Read More

    By:
    U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; Women'sHealth.gov; Texas Workforce Commission
  • Your Texas Benefits - Find out what benefits YOU qualify for!

    This website offers you easy and secure online access to Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) benefits including Medicaid, Food Stamps, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Children's Health Insurance, and nursing home care and other services for people who are elderly or have disabilities. Read More

    By:
    Texas Health and Human Services Commission
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español