Housing and Community
Here we have gathered information related to housing issues, such as rent and utility assistance, low-income housing, suggestions for homeowners and information about weatherization for low-income families in New Mexico.
Public Housing Authorities
to apply for low-income housing
HUD in New Mexico
Department of Housing and Urban Development: links with rental help, avoid foreclosure, talk to a housing counselor etc.
New Mexico Mortgage Finance Authority (MFA) Housing Services Directory This is an extensive resources directory that gives the public information regarding services to purchase a home, local agencies for shelters, domestic violence, behavorial health services and more.
HUD-Certified Housing Counseling non-profit organization that can help homeowners apply for a loan modification, deed in lieu, or forbearance.
New Mexico Weatherization Assistance Program
Central and Northwest New Mexico Weatherization Assistance Program
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Available to help eligible participants who demonstrate a need for support in the payment of their utility bills, rent, prescriptions or food costs.
People having difficulty with their mortgages or facing foreclosure often need support from the community. Here we have gathered community information, such as how to apply for government benefits, information on shelters, and unemployment or re-employment resources.
Suicide and Crisis Hotline
New Mexico Social Services Resource Directory
from the New Mexico Aging & Long-Term Services Department
A robust directory of resources in New Mexico, ranging from but not limited to housing, hospice, in-home nursing, mental health, and substance abuse.
New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions
to apply for unemployment benefits
CareerOneStop Worker ReEmployment
A site for employment, training and financial help after a lay off.
Government Benefit Finder
- Health Coverage
- Child Support
- Food Assistance
- Income Support