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This article provides information about presidentially-declared disasters and repair and replacement of property. This material is from the Social Security Administration.
This article tells you about Social Security Disability Benefits. This article has information on how to apply, what to do if your disability benefits are terminated, and more. This article was composed by TexasLawHelp staff from excerpts from various SSA and Network of Care publications. 
This article tells you about Social Security Benefits, SSDI benefits, and SSI benefits. It lets you know about how you would qualify for these benefits and the differences between each type of benefit. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides students and parents with information about the laws available to help students with disabilities to receive a "free appropriate public education." This article was written by Disability Rights Texas - Main Office. 
This article provides information about The Americans with Disabilities Act and reasonable accommodations. This article was provided by Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.  
This article provides general answers to common questions about the immigration process in the United States. This article was written by American Gateways. 
This article provides information about time limits for filing a discrimination charge, and what to do if there is ongoing harassment. This article is from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
This article tells you about discrimination on the basis of sex in schools that receive federal funding, including athletics programs. This article was composed from various resources by TexasLawHelp staff.
This article provides information about deferred action, help to stop deportations and furthering education for immigrants. This article was provided by United We Dream, please visit Unitedwedream.org, for more useful information involving help for immigrants. 
Immigrant survivors of domestic abuse can apply for VAWA relief.  
This article provides information on what non-service-connected disability pension benefits are, how to apply, how to qualify for them and more. This article was written by the Texas Legal Services Center's Veterans Legal Assistance Program. 
This article provides information about veterans' service-connected disability compensation. Specifically, what a service-connected disability is, and why it matters in terms of compensation. This article was written by the Texas Legal Services Center's Veterans Legal Assistance Program.
This FAQ was compiled by Texas Legal Services Center from several sources, all of which are government agencies or nonpartisan nonprofit organizations. It is current as of November 2018.   See also Voting in Texas: What You Need to Know.  
This article tells you about voting in Texas and which documents are needed. This article was written by the office of the Texas Secretary of State. 
This article tells about receiving SSI benefits, and what to do if you disagree with any decision made. This article was written by the Social Security Administration. 
This article provides information on mental health concerns, specifically when transitioning to adulthood. The article discusses school after high school, getting ready for work and money matters. This information was provided by Disability Rights Texas.