San Antonio Community Resource Directory

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is an agency within the Texas Health and Human Services System that delivers health and human services to qualified Texans.

The HHSC:

  • Makes it easier for people to find out about the services or benefits for which they may qualify.
  • Better integrates programs by removing bureaucratic silos and grouping similar programs and services together.
  • Creates clear lines of accountability within the organization.
  • Includes well-defined and objective performance metrics for all organizational areas.
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Nonemergency medical transportation services are available for a Medicaid beneficiary or their child. These services include rides to doctor's office, dentist's office, hospital, drug store or any place that provides covered health care services.

Types of rides include:

  • Public transportation, like the city bus.
  • A taxi or van service.
  • Commercial transit, like a bus or plane, to go to another city for an appointment.

Services may also include:

  • Money for gas.
  • Meals and lodging for children and youth 20 and younger staying overnight to get covered health care services.
  • Payment for some out-of-state travel to neighboring states (Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma and New Mexico).
  • Services do not include making arrangements for emergency or nonemergency transportation by ambulance.

To get a ride, you must be enrolled in one of the following programs and not have any other means of transportation:

Click here for more information on how to get a ride and what other information you may need.

Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED
Medical Participants Transportation
(877) 633-8747
Updated within the last 2 months.