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  • Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

    Services for children with special medical needs who are either Medicaid eligible or who meet other income guidelines. Content Detail

    By:
    Texas Department of State Health Services
  • Seniors and The Law

    Click the link for a great guide to a variety of different issues such as medicare, medicaid, handling elder abuse, and more. Read More

    By:
    Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Social Security Disability Benefits

    Click here for information on Social Security Disability Benefits. Read More

    By:
    Texas Partnership for Legal Access
  • Maternal & Child Health (MCH)

    Content Detail

    By:
    Texas Department of State Health Services
  • Nursing Homes - A Guide

    Information on how to select a nursing home, information on alternatives to nursing homes, a guide on your rights as a resident of a Nursing Home, and information on Nursing Home Obmbudsmen. Read More

    By:
    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Texas Attorney General; Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
  • Public Benefits - Information on TANF, Food Stamps, Social Security, SSI, Disability, Medicare, and Medicaid.

    Click this link for good general information about public benefits you might qualify for. Read More

    By:
    Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
    Vietnamese / Tiếng Việt
    Chinese / 中文
  • Services for Disabled Adults/Children and for Senior Citizens

    Read about services available to people with disabilities and to senior citizens. Includes contact information. Content Detail

    By:
    Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
  • Social Security Basics

    Whether you're young or old, male or female, single or with a family--this booklet is for you and about you. That's because Social Security has programs that affect everybody. Chances are you're either paying Social Security taxes or getting Social Security benefits--or you're related to someone who is. Whatever your situation, this booklet has information you will find helpful and useful. It was prepared by the Social Security Administration and tells you what you need to know about Social Security while you're still working and what you need to know when it's your turn to collect benefits. It also provides an overview of Medicare and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. Read More

    By:
    Social Security Benefits
  • Texas Medicaid Hearing Services

    Effective for dates of service on or after September 1, 2009, Texas Medicaid clients who are birth through 20 years of age will be eligible to receive medically necessary hearing aid devices and services through the hearing services benefit administered by TMHP. Content Detail

    By:
    Texas Medicaid and Healthcare Partnership
  • Your Texas Benefits

    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. Content Detail

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