Learn how Your Texas Benefits can help you


State benefit programs help people with
little or no money who are in need

SNAP Food Benefits

Helps families buy food for good health.

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TANF Cash Help

Helps families with children age 18 and younger pay for basic needs.

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Health Care

Helps cover visits to doctors, dentists, and hospitals. Also covers medicines ordered by doctors and dentists.

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Support Services

Helps people with daily living needs, caregivers, and people with mental health, drug or alcohol issues.

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What help can you get?

Prescreening Tool

Answer some basic questions in our prescreening tool to find which benefits and support services you might be able to get.

When you're done, you can create an account to apply for benefits and send your info to support services to be contacted by programs.

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Find Support Services

If you are just looking for support services and want to be contacted by programs, you need to create an account.

With an account, you will also be able to save your support service screening forms and check the status of any you have already filled out.

Find services

Apply online and manage your benefits any time, any place

Apply for benefits

Apply online so you can have access
to your account at any time. You can start,
save and go back to your online application.


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Tips when applying for benefits

Be ready to answer questions about
everyone applying such as:

  • Social Security number and birth date
  • Citizenship or immigration status
  • Money from jobs and other sources
  • The value of cars and other property
  • Costs you pay for bills

More Texans choose to apply online and the reasons are clear

What Texans are saying about Your Texas Benefits

Once you apply online you can:

  • Check the status of your benefits
  • Report changes to your case
  • Renew your benefits
  • Print a Medicaid card
  • Upload items we need from you
  • Use the Your Texas Benefits mobile
    app to manage your case

Quick access to your account and applications

Your Account

Check the status of your benefits or
manage your benefits.



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Applied with a paper application?

You can still manage your benefits online.
Once we review your application you will be able to see
your information on Your Texas Benefits.


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More ways to make managing your benefits easier than ever

Your Texas Benefits App

Manage your case using
the Your Texas Benefits
app on your phone.

Download it in the Google Play or
iTunes App Store

Go Paperless

You'll get an email or text when there's
a form or notice available online in your
Message Center.

Sign Up

Need Help?

Get help over the phone,
from an HHSC benefit office
or community partner.

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