Doctor on computer using the TxEVER System

DSHS Rolls Out TxEVER System for Vital Events

The vital records registration system that documents Texans’ biggest life moments, including births, deaths and marriages, recently got a major upgrade.

2019 Children’s and Adults’ Mental Health Awareness Creative Arts Contest

Creative Arts Contest Spotlights Mental Health

The 2019 Children’s and Adults’ Mental Health Awareness Creative Arts Contest is open for entries and this year, applicants can submit their work online.

Texas Medicaid, CHIP Guide Now Available

Texas Health and Human Services has published the 12th edition of a reference guide for Texas Medicaid and CHIP, commonly known as the Pink Book.

Spotlight Video: Health and Specialty Care System

Joe Summers, home manager for Mexia State Supported Living Center, impacts lives every day by ensuring residents get the quality care they deserve.

HHS Helps Ensure Health, Safety and Well-Being of Children Under Licensed Care

Health and Human Services helps parents find the ideal caregiver for their young child by being a resource hub of valuable information and databases of licensed and regulated child care centers.

Texas Talks: Collecting and Storing Personal Information

The Texas Talks program encourages you to discuss aging topics with older loved ones. Get help starting the conversation about collecting and storing personal information before an emergency happens.

World AIDS Day

Texans Benefit from Increased HIV/AIDS Awareness, Treatment

World AIDS Day raises awareness of the AIDS pandemic and in Texas, people with the infection are living longer and healthier lives.

HHS Develops Plan to Improve Procurement and Contracting Process

HHS is creating a new procurement and contracting framework to help ensure goods and services are provided to clients efficiently, accurately and responsively.

Candice Estrada, a nurse consultant for the Breast and Cervical Cancer Services Program

Spotlight Video: Office of Women's Preventative Care

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.

Texas Talks Brings Age-Related Issues to Light

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.