A) I’m so sorry to hear about your situation. It sounds like you are going through a very difficult time.
To change your address and phone number for Texas Medicaid, you can call the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) Medicaid Helpline at 2-1-1 or 877-541-7905. You can also update your information online at YourTexasBenefits.com.
To apply for QMB (Qualified Medicare Beneficiary), you can call the HHSC Medicaid Helpline or apply online at YourTexasBenefits.com. You will need to provide documentation of your income and assets.
If you are very sick and need help right away, you can go to the nearest emergency room. They are required to provide you with medical care, regardless of your ability to pay.
Here are some additional resources that may be helpful:
- Disability Rights Texas: 1-800-252-9108
- Texas Legal Services: 1-888-988-9529
- Texas Health and Human Services Commission: 2-1-1 or 877-541-7905
Please know that there are people who care about you and want to help. Please reach out to one of the resources above if you need assistance.