Texas

Disability Help

Legal Resources

  • 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
  • How We Decide If You Are Still Disabled

    Usually, you are reading this leaflet because you received a letter telling you we're going to review your disability. The Social Security law requires that we review all disability cases from time to time to make sure people continue to be disabled. If your health has not improved, or if your disability still keeps you from working, you will continue to receive your benefits. Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration
  • Maternal & Child Health (MCH)

    Content Detail

    By:
    Texas Department of State Health Services
  • 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 Disability Benefits

    Who should read this booklet? You should, if you want to know more about the various kinds of disability benefits available from Social Security. This booklet will tell you who may get benefits, how to apply and what you need to know once benefits start. Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Social Security: Understanding The Benefits

    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. Content Detail

    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
  • What You Need To Know When You Get Disability Benefits

    Who should read this booklet? You should, now that you’re receiving Social Security disability benefits. You might think that, because the disability application process is over and your benefits are about to start, you no longer have to worry about Social Security. But what should you do if your condition improves? Or what if you want to go back to work but are afraid of losing your benefits? Knowing the answers to these and other questions now will save you a great deal of time, inconvenience and maybe some money later. Content Detail

    By:
    Social Security Administration
  • 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