Health and Human Services Commission/Office of Eligibility Services
Location of the main office: TX, Amarillo, 28 Western Plaza Drive, 79109
Brief information
Company type Charitable company
Company profile Non-profit

Mission Statement

The mission of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission is to provide the leadership and direction and foster the spirit of innovation needed to achieve an efficient and effective health and human services system for Texans. Volunteer Services mission is to enhance human services through community involvement.


Description

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission offers a learning opportunity in the Eligibility Services Program. This program helps to provide low-income families with basic food, financial and medical assistance through the following programs: SNAP, (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program), Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, (TANF) and Medicaid. Tasks available are varied and placement is based upon the volunteer's interest, capability and the availability of openings. This placement offers valuable insight into social services and the relationships between federal, state, community and individual needs.