October 9, 2018
AUSTIN — The Texas Health and Human Services Commission has new resources to fight opioid use disorders in Texas. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration recently awarded HHSC $... Read More
October 8, 2018
AUSTIN — The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is awarding up to $2 million in grant funds to four nonprofit organizations and one Local Mental Health Authority in Texas. Funding will go to... Read More
August 15, 2018
One-year anniversary of hurricane may increase emotional stress AUSTIN – Hurricane Harvey survivors may experience renewed stress as the disaster's anniversary date approaches, and the federally... Read More
August 10, 2018
AUSTIN — The Texas Health and Human Services Commission today announced it is awarding up to $6.6 million in fiscal year 2019 grant funds as part of the second phase of the state's Mental Health... Read More
May 23, 2018
AUSTIN – The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is awarding up to $15 million in grant funds to 31 governmental entities and nonprofit organizations located across the state to provide mental... Read More
May 3, 2018
AUSTIN – Executive Commissioner Charles Smith today announced his retirement from state service effective May 31. "After nearly 30 years of service, it has been truly an honor. There is no higher... Read More
May 2, 2018
AUSTIN — An event at the Capitol on May 5 will recognize Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week with music, a rally and speakers highlighting this year's theme of help and hope after trauma. The... Read More
April 16, 2018
The Richmond State Supported Living Center is celebrating the center’s 50 years of service this month and will be the focus of an April 17 Volunteer Services Council celebration and brunch event for... Read More