Advocacy and Partnerships



The Health and Human Services Commission delivers benefits/services including but not limited to... 

· Medicaid 

· Services to help keep people who have disabilities in their homes and communities

· Long-term care for people who have disabilities

· Behavioral health services

The agency also oversees regulatory functions including licensing and credentialing...

· All HCS and TxHmL contracts, services and housing  

· Long-term care facilities, such as nursing homes and assisted living 

The Arc of Texas


The  Arc promotes, protects and advocates for people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) on a national level. The Arc has been instrumental in the creation of virtually every program, service, right, and benefit that is now available to more than half a million Texans with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. The Arc actively supports full inclusion and participation in the community.

Chamber of Commerce


For over thirty years, the Cy Fair Houston Chamber of Commerce has provided  a collective voice. As the primary advocate for Cy-Fair businesses, the chamber has established strategic partnerships in transportation, education, and infrastructure. Their strong alliances with elected officials insure that we remain well informed on public policy affecting our region.

Special Olympics


At  Special Olympics Texas, there is a place for everyone, from athlete to coach, volunteer to sponsor, and more. Be a part of Special Olympics Texas and feel proud about your involvement in the movement that is  changing lives.

Volunteer or Donate today!

Austism Speaks


Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and  their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding  and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.



For  nearly 100 years, Easterseals has been the indispensable resource for people and families challenged by disability. Now, as America faces a  road range of new issues, Easterseals makes a major, positive,  life-changing difference in the lives of people and families challenged  by today’s disabilities. The work we do every day is redefining disability for the 21st century.