May 19, 2017
AUSTIN – The Texas Health and Human Services Commission announced that Texas has been awarded $27.4 million in federal funds to combat opioid use disorders. The grant, provided by the Substance Abuse... Read More
May 4, 2017
An event at the Capitol on May 6 will recognize Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week with music, a rally and speakers highlighting this year’s theme of flight to freedom from stigma associated... Read More
April 25, 2017
AUSTIN—Starting May 1, Texas will begin providing this year’s statewide Medicaid benefit for mosquito repellent to prevent Zika virus transmission. The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is... Read More
March 21, 2017
AUSTIN — The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has announced it will award up to $10 million in grant funds to 20 community collaboratives located across the state to assist Texas... Read More
December 5, 2016
AUSTIN - The Texas Office for Prevention of Developmental Disabilities will host the sixth annual J.C. Montgomery Jr. Child Safety Awards ceremony in the Lieutenant Governor's reception room at 10 a.... Read More
November 28, 2016
AUSTIN – The Texas Health and Human Services Commission announced today that it is reinstating the Medicaid benefit for mosquito repellent due to the first reported case of Zika virus disease likely... Read More
November 21, 2016
AUSTIN – The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is reaching out to community organizations to announce the availability of up to $10 million in grants to help veterans and their families... Read More
October 12, 2016
AUSTIN – The Texas Office for Prevention of Developmental Disabilities is seeking nominations for the sixth annual J.C. Montgomery Jr. Child Safety Awards. Up to 10 awards will be given to honor... Read More