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Served by Colorado  HDSA chapter.

Genetic Testing
University of New Mexico
Medical Center
Division of Genetics
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Contact: Joanne Milisa, MS
Phone:    (505) 272-6631
HD Experienced
Need your input
Nursing Homes
Need your input
State Long Term Care Ombudsman
New Mexico State Long-Term Care
State Agency on Aging
228 East Palace Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Phone:  (505) 827-7640
FAX:     (505) 827-7649
State Resources
New Mexico State Homepage
Consumer Services
Disability Services

Enhancing employment opportunities for individuals in NM receiving SSI/SSDI.
Technology Assistance Program
Offers free services to New Mexicans with disabilities to help them get the assistive technology (AT) services they need.
Vocational Rehabilitation, Division of
Resources for persons with disabilities.

Health and Social Services

Aging, Agency on Dedicated to promoting the independence and dignity of elders.
Attorney General's Office
Guardianship and Medicaid Fraud.
Child Support Enforcement Division
Hosted by the Human Services Department. Assists custodial and non-custodial parents by ensuring that their children receive the financial support they deserve.
Crime Victims Reparation Commission
Dedicated to providing a variety of services to victims of crime.
Human Services Department
Serves over 400,000 New Mexicans each month by administering several large state and federally funded programs.
Income Support Division
Hosted by the Human Services Department. Contains information on various programs including: The Food Stamp Program; Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF); General Assistance; Low Income Home Heating Assistance Program.
Medical Assistance Division
Hosted by the Human Services Department. Contains information regarding health insurance for most low and middle income children, many elderly and disabled, and poor adults.

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Special Notices

New Mexico Support Group
Support Group Meetings
When:          3rd Sat of each mo
Time:           2 - 4 p.m.
Location:     Highland Sr. Center
                      131 Monroe Street
                      Albuquerque NM
(Just No. of Hiland Theater on Central)
Contact:       Kathy Flake  or Rosa Valencia
Phone:         1-505-266-2665
Misc. State Support
Guardianship Programs
A listing of guardianship programs in each state
Patient Advocate Foundation  listings by State: Ensuring equal access to health care to all Americans. Find out what is available in your community.  Information available on (to mention only a few from the entire list): Children,  Children's Health Insurance Programs, Community Referral, Disability Services, Financial Assistance, Food Stamps, Health Care, Insurance, Legal, Medication/Drug Assistance and Special Needs
Private Fuel Funds
There are non-federal dollars available from local fuel funds, which frequently are contributed by your neighbors when they pay their utility bill. Ask the state energy assistance office for the local phone number of the fuel fund nearest your residence.
State Resources-information or links related to Assistive Technologies, Disability Resources, Domestic Violence Legal Information, Family Legal Guides, Family Services, Guardianship Programs, Health & Human Services Quick Locators, Legal Assistance, Legal Forms - State & Federal, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Programs, Medicaid, Medicaid Waiver Programs, Social Security Offices, Summer Camp Programs, United Way~Local Support and more.
United Way-Search By Zip Code will provide you with information on the United Way in your area.  If they have a website, they usually have a section called "How Do I Get Help?"  Click on it and look for their "Quick Guide" (To Human Services) for help in your area. You can print it out.  Most guides are in PDF format and are a great resources to put on your refrigerator!
Other Resources
Dental-Even if you cannot pay for dental care there are ways in which to receive help. Contact the American Dental Association (ADA) (1-800-621-8099) to learn about dentists who assist individuals on fixed incomes by offering their services at reduced fees. is a screening tool provided by the federal government to help you find government benefits that you may be eligible to receive.
for Getting and Keeping Health Insurance. The Guide summarize your protections, and so may not answer all of your questions. It is not a substitute for legal, accounting, or other professional advice.