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HHS is looking for people to serve on the Behavioral Health Advisory Committee Self-Directed Care Advisory Subcommittee. The deadline to apply is March 10, 2017.

Texas Health and Human Services and the nonprofit Texas System of Care invite students to create artwork showing why mental health matters.

Consider being a volunteer with one of Texas Health and Human Services' programs to improve the lives of aging Texans and those with disabilities.

Do you support clients with intellectual or developmental disabilities? A free, online training series, focusing on mental health, helps people who care for, support or advocate for people with IDD.