Medicaid and CHIP Events

Being a Parent Can Be Hard.  Superior HealthPlan is Here to Help.

Superior is excited to offer parenting classes for our members. These classes will provide parents with additional education and tools that support the healthy development of their children. This parenting class is part of Superior’s value-added services. It is an extra benefit you get in addition to your regular benefits.

Class Information

Parenting classes will be offered in a community setting. The classes will cover topics such as:

  • Development milestones.
  • Teaching children to problem solve.
  • Nutrition.
  • Using praise and positive reinforcement.

There is no cost to attend a parenting class. Parents are allowed to bring one guest to a class with them. Onsite childcare and lunch will be provided for class attendees.

Who Can Sign Up

Parents can sign up if they are:

  • Superior STAR or CHIP members in the El Paso County service area.
  • A parent of a child with Superior STAR or CHIP in the El Paso County service area. You must be able to verify your child’s Medicaid number and eligibility.

How to Sign Up

Signing up for a class is easy! Just call Superior Member Services. You must RSVP to attend a class. If you are bringing a guest, please make sure to tell Member Services. Hurry, space is limited!

STAR, CHIP 1-800-783-5386

Class Schedule

10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Class Date Name of Building Location   Street Address

Sat., March 25, 2017

Montana Vista Head Start Center

3550 Mark Jason

El Paso, TX 79938

Sat., March 25, 2017

Clint Head Start/Early Head Start

13100 Alameda

Clint, TX 79836

Mon., April 10, 2017

David Sublasky Head Start/Early Head Start

810 NE Camp Rd.

Fabens, TX 79838

Mon., May 8, 2017

Ysleta Head Start Center

175 Midway

El Paso, TX 79915

Wed., June 14, 2017


Multi-Purpose Center Head Start Center

11670 Chito Samaniego

El Paso, TX 79936

Tues., July 25, 2017


Multi-Purpose Center Head Start Center

11670 Chito Samaniego

El Paso, TX 79936

 

Questions?

To learn more about the classes or to ask questions, call Member Services. Parenting classes are offered through August 31, 2017. Restrictions and limitations may apply.

Being a Parent Can Be Hard.  Superior HealthPlan is Here to Help.

Superior is excited to offer parenting classes for our members. These classes will provide parents with additional education and tools that support the healthy development of their children. This parenting class is part of Superior’s value-added services. It is an extra benefit you get in addition to your regular benefits.

Class Information

Parenting classes will be offered in a community setting. The classes will cover topics such as:

  • Development milestones.
  • Teaching children to problem solve.
  • Nutrition.
  • Using praise and positive reinforcement.

There is no cost to attend a parenting class. Parents are allowed to bring one guest to a class with them. Onsite childcare will be provided for class attendees.

Who Can Sign Up

Parents can sign up if they are:

  • Superior STAR, CHIP or STAR+PLUS members in the Bexar County service area.
  • A parent of a child with Superior STAR or CHIP in the Bexar County service area. You must be able to verify your child’s Medicaid number and eligibility.

How to Sign Up

Signing up for a class is easy! Just call Superior Member Services. You must RSVP to attend a class. If you are bringing a guest, please make sure to tell Member Services. Hurry, space is limited!

STAR, CHIP 1-800-783-5386

STAR+PLUS 1-866-516-4501

Class Schedule

All Bexar parenting classes will be held at:

The Children's Shelter, Main Campus (back building)
2939 W. Woodlawn Avenue, San Antonio, TX 78228

Morning Classes
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Evening Classes
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
May 18, 2017 April 13, 2017
July 20, 2017 June 22, 2017
  August 24, 2017

Questions?

To learn more about the classes or to ask questions, call Member Services. Parenting classes are offered through August 31, 2017. Restrictions and limitations may apply.

Superior is having a Baby Shower in your honor!

  • Get a diaper bag with diapers.
  • Come learn the do's and don't of a healthy pregnancy.
  • Enjoy food, games and door prizes.
  • Find out about the great benefits avaiable to Superior's pregnant moms, like dental exams and physicals. 

Plus, get an infant car seat* when you atend this baby shower, complete your Notification of Pregnancy (NOP) form and complete 1 prenatal visit within the first trimester or 42 days of enrollment with Superior. 

Seating is limited, so call Superior to reserve your seat!

STAR, CHIP 1-800-783-5386, STAR+PLUS 1-866-516-4501

  1. You must bring a photo I.D.
  2. You must bring your Medicaid Card.
  3. Registration starts 30 minutes before the baby shower starts.
  4. No day-care available.
  5. If you need transportation to the baby shower, please call us for bus tokens (where available). 

*Restrictions and limitations may apply. 

April 2017 Baby Showers

Date & Time Title Location
April 4th
Noon-2pm
“Start Smart” Prenatal Education Class Pregnancy Resources of Abilene
2110 N Willis
Abilene, TX 79603
April 11th
10:30am-1pm
“Start Smart” Prenatal Education Class   Boys and Girls Club of Odessa
800 E 13th Street
Odessa, TX 79761
April 18th
9am-Noon
“Start Smart”
Prenatal Education Class (English)
Centro San Vicente Health Center Classroom B
8061 Alameda Avenue
El Paso, TX 79915
April 19th
Noon-2pm
“Start Smart” Prenatal Education Class   Community Health Center of Lubbock
1610 5th Street
Lubbock, TX 79401
April 19th
2-4pm
“Start Smart” Prenatal Education Class   South Austin Multi-Purpose Center
2508 Durwood St.
Austin, TX 78704
April 20th
9am-Noon
“Start Smart” Prenatal Education Class (Spanish) Centro San Vicente Health Center Classroom B
8061 Alameda Avenue
El Paso, TX 79915
April 26th
2-4pm
“Start Smart”
Prenatal Education Class
YMCA - East Communities
5315 Ed Bluestein Blvd.
Austin, TX 78723
April 27th
10am-12:30pm
“Start Smart” Prenatal Education Class Frank Garrett Center
1226 NW 18th St.
San Antonio, TX 78207
April 27th
11am-1pm
“Start Smart”
Prenatal Education Class
Harlingen Outreach Center
1102 S Commerce Ave.
Harlingen, TX 78550

Have Fun and Stay Safe in the Water

Superior HealthPlan is excited to offer a water safety course for STAR and CHIP members. Children ages 4 through 10 can now learn about how to have fun and stay safe in the water. The water safety program is part of Superior’s value-added services. These are extra benefits that help Superior members get well and stay well.

More About the Program

The water safety program has been created by Superior and Colin’s Hope, a non-profit organization in Texas dedicated to preventing children from drowning. As part of the program, members will:

  • Learn how to swim the right way.
  • Practice what to do in an emergency.
  • Get education materials and information.
  • Learn how to have fun and be safe in the water!

There is no cost to for the water safety course. However, children must wear a swim suit to participate.

Who Can Sign Up

Children can sign up if they are:

  • A Superior member.
  • Ages 4 through 10.
  • A resident of Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, El Paso or Hidalgo County/McAllen.

How to Sign Up

Signing up for a course is easy! Just call Superior Member Services at 1-800-783-5386. Hurry, space is limited!

Upcoming Classes

city date location age group

El Paso

Sat., April 22, Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Bowling Family YMCA, 5509 Will Ruth Avenue, 79924

Ages 4 – 6

El Paso

Sat., April 22, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Bowling Family YMCA, 5509 Will Ruth Avenue, 79924

Ages 7 – 10

McAllen

Sat., April 22, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Aqua Tots – South, 4901 W Expy 83 #110, 78503

All ages

McAllen

Sat., April 22, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Aqua Tots – South, 4901 W Expy 83 #110, 78503

All ages

Corpus Christi

Sat., April 22, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Aqua Tots, 5702 S Staples Street #4, 78413

All ages

Corpus Christi

Sat., April 22, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Aqua Tots, 5702 S Staples Street #4, 78413

All ages

San Antonio

Sun., April 23, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Davis Scott Family YMCA, 1213 Iowa Street, 78203

Ages 4 – 8

San Antonio

Sun., April 23, 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Davis Scott Family YMCA, 1213 Iowa Street, 78203

Ages 9 – 12

Austin

Sat., April 29, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Big Stacy Pool, East Live Oak, 78704 All ages

Austin

Sat., April 29, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Big Stacy Pool, East Live Oak, 78704 All ages

El Paso

Sat., June 17, Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Bowling Family YMCA, 5509 Will Ruth Avenue, 79924

Ages 4 – 6

El Paso

Sat., June 17, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Bowling Family YMCA, 5509 Will Ruth Avenue, 79924

Ages 7 – 10

McAllen

Sat., June 17, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Aqua Tots – South, 4901 W Expy 83 #110, 78503

All ages

McAllen

Sat., June 17, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Aqua Tots – South, 4901 W Expy 83 #110, 78503

All ages

Corpus Christi

Sat., June 17, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Aqua Tots, 5702 S Staples Street #4, 78413

All ages

Corpus Christi

Sat., June 17, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Aqua Tots, 5702 S Staples Street #4, 78413

All ages

San Antonio

Sun., June 18, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Davis Scott Family YMCA, 1213 Iowa Street, 78203

Ages 4 – 8

San Antonio

Sun., June 18, 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Davis Scott Family YMCA, 1213 Iowa Street, 78203

Ages 9 – 12

For More Information

To learn more, call Superior Member Services at 1-800-783-5386.

Water safety courses are offered October 2015 through August 2016. To learn more about the courses or to ask questions, call Member Services at 1-800-783-5386. Restrictions and limitations may apply.

Big Stacy Pool, East Live Oak, 78704
Big Stacy Pool, East Live Oak, 78704
Sat., April 29, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Sat., April 29, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Superior is excited to offer a variety of therapy classes* for members in the STAR Kids program. These group classes help the growth and development of children and youth with special health-care needs. They also can help members strengthen their social skills, reduce anxiety and increase self-esteem.

  • Music therapy classes can lead to new skills by using multiple senses. These classes can:
    • Reduce stress, pain and feelings of anxiety.
    • Encourage the development of motor skills.
    • Motivate children who are nonverbal to communicate through song.
  • Art therapy classes encourage children through painting, drawing, modeling or other art forms. These classes can:
    • Teach hand-eye coordination.
    • Build motor and cognitive skills.
    • Provide opportunities for expressing emotion.
  • Play therapy classes help children understand their feelings and thoughts through toys and games. These classes can:
    • Stimulate the senses.
    • Foster creativity, growth and development.
    • Promote social interaction.

Who Can Sign Up

This value-added service is available for free to all members in the STAR Kids program. 

How to Sign Up

Signing up for a class is easy! Just call Superior Member Services at 1-844-590-4883. Hurry, space is limited!

Need a Ride?

Superior can help members find transportation to and from these services.

Upcoming Classes

City

Date

Time

Location

Class

Weslaco

Thursday, March 30

4:00-5:00 p.m.

Valley Nature Center
301 S. Border Ave
Weslaco, TX 78596

Play

Corpus Christi

Saturday, April 1

10:00 a.m.

Therapy Connections of South Texas

1001 Louisiana Ave., Ste. 200 Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Music

El Paso

Saturday, April 1

10:00-11:30 a.m.

OLO Gallery
504 San Francisco St.
El Paso, TX 79901

Art

San Antonio

Saturday, April 8

9:30-11:30 a.m.

The Frank Garret Center
1226 NW 18th St. RM 124
San Antonio, TX 78207

Music

Amarillo

Saturday, April 8

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Turn Center Gym
1250 Wallace Blvd.
Amarillo, TX 79106

Art

San Angelo

Saturday, April 8

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Mosaic San Angelo
5191 S. Bryant
San Angelo, TX 76904

San Angelo

Austin

Saturday, April 8

9:00-10:00 a.m.

McBeth Recreation Center
2401 Columbus Dr., #A
Austin, TX 78746

Music

Weslaco

Thursday, April 27

4:00-5:00 p.m.

Valley Nature Center
301 S. Border Ave
Weslaco, TX 78596

Art

Corpus Christi

Saturday, May 6

10:00 a.m.

Therapy Connections of South Texas

1001 Louisiana Ave., Ste. 200 Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Music

El Paso

Saturday, May 6

10:00-11:30 a.m.

OLO Gallery
504 San Francisco St.
El Paso, TX 79901

Music

San Antonio

Saturday, May 13

9:30-11:30 a.m.

The Frank Garret Center
1226 NW 18th St. RM 124
San Antonio, TX 78207

Music

Amarillo

Saturday, May 13

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Turn Center Gym
1250 Wallace Blvd.
Amarillo, TX 79106

Art

San Angelo

Saturday, May 13

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Mosaic San Angelo
5191 S. Bryant
San Angelo, TX 76904

Art

Austin

Saturday, May 13

9:00-10:00 a.m.

McBeth Recreation Center
2401 Columbus Dr., #A
Austin, TX 78746

Music

Weslaco

Thursday, May 25

4:00-5:00 p.m.

Valley Nature Center
301 S. Border Ave
Weslaco, TX 78596

Play

Corpus Christi

Saturday, June 3

10:00 a.m.

Therapy Connections of South Texas

1001 Louisiana Ave., Ste. 200 Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Music

El Paso

Saturday, June 3

10:00-11:30 a.m.

OLO Gallery
504 San Francisco St.
El Paso, TX 79901

Art

San Antonio

Saturday, June 10

9:30-11:30 a.m.

The Frank Garret Center
1226 NW 18th St. RM 124
San Antonio, TX 78207

Music

Amarillo

Saturday, June 10

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Turn Center Gym
1250 Wallace Blvd.
Amarillo, TX 79106

Art

San Angelo

Saturday, June 10

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Mosaic San Angelo
5191 S. Bryant
San Angelo, TX 76904

Art

Austin

Saturday, June 10

9:00-10:00 a.m.

McBeth Recreation Center
2401 Columbus Dr., #A
Austin, TX 78746

Music

Weslaco

Thursday, June 29

4:00-5:00 p.m.

Valley Nature Center
301 S. Border Ave
Weslaco, TX 78596

Art

Corpus Christi

Saturday, July 1

10:00 a.m.

Therapy Connections of South Texas

1001 Louisiana Ave., Ste. 200 Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Music

El Paso

Saturday, July 1

10:00-11:30 a.m.

OLO Gallery
504 San Francisco St.
El Paso, TX 79901

Music

San Antonio

Saturday, July 8

9:30-11:30 a.m.

The Frank Garret Center
1226 NW 18th St. RM 124
San Antonio, TX 78207

Music

Amarillo

Saturday, July 8

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Turn Center Gym
1250 Wallace Blvd.
Amarillo, TX 79106

Art

San Angelo

Saturday, July 8

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Mosaic San Angelo
5191 S. Bryant
San Angelo, TX 76904

Art

Austin

Saturday, July 8

9:00-10:00 a.m.

McBeth Recreation Center
2401 Columbus Dr., #A
Austin, TX 78746

Music

Weslaco

Thursday, July 27

4:00-5:00 p.m.

Valley Nature Center
301 S. Border Ave
Weslaco, TX 78596

Play

Corpus Christi

Saturday, August 5

10:00 a.m.

Therapy Connections of South Texas

1001 Louisiana Ave., Ste. 200 Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Music

El Paso

Saturday, August 5

10:00-11:30 a.m.

OLO Gallery
504 San Francisco St.
El Paso, TX 79901

Art

San Antonio

Saturday, August 12

9:30-11:30 a.m.

The Frank Garret Center
1226 NW 18th St. RM 124
San Antonio, TX 78207

Music

Amarillo

Saturday, August 12

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Turn Center Gym
1250 Wallace Blvd.
Amarillo, TX 79106

Art

San Angelo

Saturday, August 12

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Mosaic San Angelo
5191 S. Bryant
San Angelo, TX 76904

Art

Austin

Saturday, August 12

9:00-10:00 a.m.

McBeth Recreation Center
2401 Columbus Dr., #A
Austin, TX 78746

Music

Weslaco

Thursday, August 31

4:00-5:00 p.m.

Valley Nature Center
301 S. Border Ave
Weslaco, TX 78596

Art

Austin

Saturday, September 9

9:00-10:00 a.m.

McBeth Recreation Center
2401 Columbus Dr., #A
Austin, TX 78746

Music

Austin

Saturday, October 17

9:00-10:00 a.m.

McBeth Recreation Center
2401 Columbus Dr., #A
Austin, TX 78746

Music

*Offerings may vary by region. Restrictions and limitations may apply.