You must go through the Your Texas Benefits Create Account process, in order to be able to apply for benefits in Texas. www.yourtexasbenefits.com is the online portal used by the Texas Health and Human Services Department to manage public assistance programs for individuals and families.
This article shall provide you with a step-by-step process on how to create Yourtexasbenefits.com account to apply for or manage the following benefit programs:
- Food Stamps (SNAP)
- TANF Cash Help
- Healthcare (Medicaid)
- Children’s Health Insurance Program
- Support Services
- WIC Food Benefits
Once you create a Yourtexasbenefits account, you can check the status of your application or case, view which benefits you are eligible for and also can view the benefit amounts, view Medicaid services and as well
Print a Medicaid card.
Step Guide For Your Texas Benefits Create Account Process
(1). Visit the official website of Your Texas Benefits which is www.yourtexasbenefits.com. Or you click this link https://www.yourtexasbenefits.com/Learn/CreateAccount?lang=en_US to set up your account
(2). You may be required to answer some pre-screening questions before proceeding to the account set up page to create your account. Be sure to select whether you want to create a Full Access account or Limited Access. Then provide the following information:
- Date of Birth
- Email Address
- Phone Number
(3). After that, click “Next” to proceed to a page where you will be required to enter one or more of the following information to confirm your identity.
- Case Number
- Social Security Number
- EDG Number
- Individual Number
(4). Once done, move to a page to create your account by entering a User Name and Password. Pick security questions that will be used to identify you when necessary, especially when you have to reset your password.
(5). As you have completed this information, click “Next” to move to a confirmation page to see all the services you can access with the Your Texas Benefits account.
Now you have successfully created Your Texas Benefits account, you can proceed to apply for benefits and view the status of that application. Just follow the detailed Login Procedure discussed below in steps.
www.yourtexasbenefits.com Login Procedure
Before you can be able to apply for SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps), TANF and Medicaid you must log in to the Your Texas Benefits Account.
- Visit the official site of ‘Your Texas Benefits’
- Click on ‘Login’ and a new page will open.
- Type in your valid Username and Password in the required fields.
- Then click on ‘Log In’ button.
- Once you have successfully logged in, you can view and apply for the available benefits such as SNAP, TANF, and Medicaid.
If you enter any challenge during the Your Texas Benefits Create Account process, feel free to use the comment box below, or call the Department of Health and Human Services customer service at 1-877-541-7905.