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ALERT! We now encourage our patients to save their spot in line before coming into the clinic.

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RESOURCES FOR MEMBERS DURING SEVERE WEATHER:

If you are Texas Children’s Health Plan Member, we have tips that can help you deal with the severe weather. If you have a medical emergency, call 9-1-1 for help.

If you need help with disaster assistance, you can call 2-1-1. This will connect you with the State Emergency Assistance Registry. | Click here for more information

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    Weight Management

    Learn how to stay healthy, eat well and manage your weight.

    The weight management department at Texas Children's Health Plan offers:

    • Health coaching over the phone.
    • Fitness and nutrition classes at some pediatrician offices.
    • Help from dieticians and referrals to other programs.

    Other programs we can connect you with are:

    • 10 weeks of meetings at Weight Watchers.
    • Dieticians at Texas Children's Hospital Main and West Campuses and at Texas Children's Health Centers in Clearlake, Cy-Fair, Sugar Land, and The Woodlands.
    • Teen WOW is an 8-week session for ages 12 to 18. Topics include self-esteem, motivation, goal setting, nutrition and fitness education.
    • Weigh of Life (nutrition help).
    • Healthy Beginnings (nutrition and exercise classes for ages 8 to 12).
    • Summer programs and year-round sports teams at Houston Parks and Recreation Department.
    • Kamp Ka'ana, a 2-week summer weight camp for kids ages 10 to 14.

    Resources to help you:

    Call us at 832-828-1430 to learn more about our programs or to talk with a health coach. Or you can call 1-866-959-6555 (CHIP) or 1-866-959-2555 (STAR).