With the federal government shutdown, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission does not anticipate any immediate changes to its programs. Applications and benefits will continue to be processed for the following federally funded programs:

  • Medicaid
  • Temporary Assistance to Needy Families or TANF
  • SNAP Food Benefits
  • Children’s Health Insurance Program or CHIP
  • Texas WIC

Texas is closely monitoring the federal shutdown and any impact it might have to health and human services in the state. Check back to this page for updates.