COVID-19 Information

With the spread of the COVID-19 and any virus, there are basic precautions to prevent getting sick. Remember to stay calm and follow the steps provided. Please continue to check back with us as updates continue to develop.

If you are in need of baby formula and/or food, click on the link for Siempre store locations and hours. WIC products are available for members in both the Nueces and Hidalgo service area.

If you need assistance finding food, paying housing bills, or other essential services, click here to find your local 2-1-1.

Medicaid and CHIP will cover COVID-19 testing for people receiving Medicaid and CHIP services. If you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, call your health care provider to determine if you should be tested. For more information, click here.

DSHS COVID-19 Call Center:
Monday – Friday
7 a.m. – 6 p.m.