Do you need assistance signing up for Medicaid, Food Stamps, TANF, or CHIP or renewing for any of these programs?

The East Texas Aging and Disability Resource Center can help!  We have Your Texas Benefits kiosk located at the Community Connections Building at 501 Pine Tree Road in Longview.An appointment must be made to be screened for services and assistance.  The following information is required to complete the process:

(Bringing all information does not guarantee eligibility)

1. Identification for yourself, spouse and/or partner (whether married or living together), and all of your minor child(ren) (one of the following)

  • Valid ID Card
  • Birth Certificate(s)
  • Valid TX Drivers License / Permanent Resident Card
  • Passport / Voter ID Card

2. Proof of Income (All of the following)(If spouse and/or partner’s income used he/she must schedule an appointment to sign paperwork)

  • 4 Consecutive Most Recent Pay Stubs
  • Child Support
  • Social Security (Award Letter)
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Unemployment
  • TANF Benefits / Other Income

3. Proof of Address (Documents must be current with physical address)

  • Driver’s License
  • Utility Bill
  • Rent / Lease Agreement
  • Mortgage Statement
  • House Title
  • Property Tax Statement
  • Bank Statement
  • Letter From Home Owner / Tenant Responsible

4. Letter of Support and Identification of Supporter
The letter must be written by the person providing room and board and/or assistance to pay for household bills and personal items. The letter must be signed, dated, and include a current phone number where we can contact the supporter.

For more information or to schedule an eligibility appointment, please contact a representative at 903-295-5922