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Community Services and Resources

Albuquerque Coordinated Resource Guide (  A comprehensive online listing of available resources, services and agencies in the Albuquerque/Bernalillo County area. Grouped by category.

Share New Mexico  SHARE New Mexico hosts New Mexico’s largest, most up-to-date and comprehensive Resource Directory for community resources and social services. From child care to senior services, education to housing and beyond, ShareNM’s Resource Directory helps you quickly find the resources you need.

Dial 2-1-1 or visit 2-1-1 website  Whether someone needs access to help for basic needs, mental health, senior services or family crises, 2-1-1 is there to help. The hotline provides connections to local services and resources for free. 2-1-1 provides free referrals to health and human services, government agencies, and community-based organizations.

NM Crisis and Access Line (NMCAL) or call 1-855-NMCRISIS (662-7474)  If you or a loved one is experiencing any kind of emotional crisis, mental health or substance use concern, you can find help 24 hours a day, seven days a week, by calling the New Mexico Crisis and Access Line or Peer- to-Peer Warmline.

9-8-8 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline  The 988 Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals in the United States.  Search for, read reviews and find information about mental health and substance use rehabilitation, treatment and counseling providers in Bernalillo County and New Mexico.

SafeLink Wireless  Get a FREE smartphone plus FREE unlimited talk, text and data every month!

YES NM Application Portal This is your portal to quickly and easily apply, check, update, or renew for a variety of public assistance programs. Create an account now to apply for and access your status for various benefits such as:

  • Medical Assistance (Medicaid)
  • Food Assistance (SNAP)
  • Water Assistance (LIHWAP)
  • Cash Assistance (TANF)
  • Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)


Find Housing and Homelessness Assistance (MFA)  Looking for a rental home or for specialized housing? Go here to find an affordable apartment community that will meet your needs. If you are in need of emergency housing or homelessness assistance, search the options to find someone in your area who can help.

NM Coalition to End Homelessness  For immediate assistance, contact 505-217-9570.  This organization can provide information on a variety of homelessness assistance services throughout New Mexico.

Workforce Connection  Employment resources and assistance and job finder.

Veterans (VA) Resources & Services  Have you served in the military and are looking for clinical care or counseling? Assistance with benefits? No matter what you’re experiencing, this site can connect you with resources and support systems to help.