Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is launching a new website to serve as a comprehensive resource for Texas families, including expectant mothers, new parents and families at all the stages of life. FamilyResources.texas.gov is now available as a single source of information to Texas state agencies about the Abortion Alternatives program, pregnancy care, adoption services, health insurance, parenting classes, alimony, child support, child care and finances. assistance.
“The State of Texas will continue to provide care and assistance to women and families as they seek support during this important time in their lives,” Governor Abbott said. “Everyone should feel supported when caring for their loved ones and growing family. The new Texas Family Resources website will connect people to a range of easy-to-access services available to all Texans. From helping with daily needs to providing mental health resources, we continue to work together to create a bright future for all Texas families.
“By providing this resource, we are making it easier for families in Texas to connect with assistance to a wide range of services and supports offered by state agencies, including pregnancy assistance, parenting counseling, dietary benefits, adoption information and more,” said HHSC Executive Commissioner Cecile Erwin Young.
The newly launched website is available to connect Texans to state agency programs, many of which offer free or low-cost support services. In addition, programs such as HHSC’s Healthy Texas Women, services offered by the Texas Department of State Health Services, the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, the Texas Workforce Commission, the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, and the Bureau of the Attorney General are accessible. on the new Family Resources website.
Visit FamilyResources.texas.gov to learn more.