Transitioning Foster Care Youth
What it offers
Covers needed services, including:
- Doctor’s visits
- Drugs ordered by a doctor
- Lab tests and X-rays
- Hospital care
- Dental care
- Rides to the doctor
Who is it for?
- Are age 18 to 20.
- Were in Texas foster care on their 18th birthday or older.
- Don’t have other health coverage.
Maximum monthly income limits
The following chart gives a general idea of the amount of money (income) a person can get and still be in this program. Some people might be able to get benefits even if their income is higher than what is listed in this chart.
|Family size||Monthly amount
of income allowed
|For each additional person, add:||$1,542|