Sage Care is dedicated to serving our families. We have a fully staffed family advocacy team and translation department to support you in finding resources for your child. Please call our Family Advocacy Manager, Karina Gonzalez, at 214-295-5374 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Medicaid Benefit questions or Application for services
Medicaid and Medicaid Buy-in Phone Number: 1-877-541-7905 or 2-1-1 can connect you to your local Medicaid office
Medicaid Website: www.yourtexasbenefits.com
Medicaid Buy-In website: http://www.hhsc.state.tx.us/help/healthcare/MBIC.shtml
(SSI) or Supplemental Security Income
Used to support disabled children and adults who qualify based on income.
Phone Number: 1-800-772-1213 Website: www.socialsecurity.gov
MTP or Medical Transportation Program
Provides non-emergency rides to Medicaid Medical visits.
Phone Number: For the Dallas area, call 1-855-687-3255. For anywhere else, call 1-877-633-8747 (1-877-MED-TRIP).
(WIC) or Women Infants Children
A federal nutrition program that helps pregnant women, new mothers, and young children in low income families.
Phone Number: 1-800-942-3678 Website http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/wichd/
(SNAP) or Food Stamps
Provides families with low incomes a “Lone Star Card” with an allotted amount of money each month to buy food and necessities.
Phone number: 1-877-541-7905 or 2-1-1 Website: www.yourtexasbenefits.com
A program that pays that pays eligible families back for their premiums of having private insurance and Medicaid.
Phone Number: 1-800-440-0493 Website: www.GetHIPPTexas.org.
CAS or Community Services Attendant
An in-home attendant that can help children and adults with personal tasks.
Phone Number: 2-1-1 Website: https://www.dads.state.tx.us/services/faqs-fact/cas.html
(PCS) or Personal Care Services
A program to give caregivers who need assistance providing services for an adult over 18 added assistance.
Phone Number: 1-888-276-0702 Website: https://www.dads.state.tx.us/services/faqs-fact/cmpas.html
TANF or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
Provides cash assistance on a limited time basis to families who need help with housing, utilities, telephone, and other basic needed services.
Phone Number: 1-877-541-7905 or 2-1-1 Website: http://www.tanf.us/texas.html
ABA or Behavioral Services
These services vary by county, please ask your therapist or contact our office for information directly related to where you live.
Partners Resource Network
An organization designed to help families learn to be their own advocates with school, agencies, and organizations.
Phone number: 214-425-3056 Website: http://www.partnerstx.org/path
A state wide and funded program that can link you to information and services within your community. There is always an operator to direct your call the appropriate resource or list of resources for your individual needs.
Phone Number: 2-1-1 Website: www.211Texas.org