Candice Estrada, a nurse consultant for the Breast and Cervical Cancer Services Program, feels constantly rewarded because she provides resources to women across Texas and connects them with the services they need.

The HHS Aging Services Coordination office knows the importance of discussing age-related issues with loved ones and has developed the Texas Talks campaign to start the conversation.

John Kammerdiener, a resident at Denton State Supported Living Center, performs “Come Sail Away” by Styx for the sign solo competition during the 42nd Annual SSLC Music Festival on Oct. 11 in Austin.

Residents from the 13 state supported living centers participated in the 42nd Annual SSLC Music Festival, where routines and props were transformed into inspiring presentations.

Dr. Courtney N. Phillips started as the new executive commissioner for the Health and Human Services system on Oct. 19.

The HHS Family Violence Program is joining local and national organizations to raise awareness, boost prevention efforts and honor those who’ve been killed by an abusive partner during Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Learn how to show your support and find resources.

Babies born in Texas are screened for 53 rare medical conditions, including a group of disorders that affect red blood cells. One of those blood disorders is sickle cell disease.

The HHS homepage has a new look that now features more in-demand information.

Beachgoers and shellfish eaters have more to worry about than sunburns and hard-to-shuck shells. The risk, although uncommon, of contracting harmful and potentially fatal bacteria is elevated until November.

Learn how human traffickers find and control people, red flags to watch out for and how to report suspicious activity in this Office of the Attorney General training video highlighting cases prosecuted in Texas.

It’s crucial for HHS to understand how vendors can help carry out its mission and for vendors to understand the needs of the state.