HELP-New Mexico

Day Declared by New Mexico Senate

WHEREAS, HELP-New Mexico, Inc. was created and incorporated as the Home Education Livelihood Program, Inc. in 1965 by the Interdenominational New Mexico Council of Churches and its successor, the New Mexico Conference of Chruches and Church Women United;....
Declared January 27, 2016 "HELP-NEW MEXICO, INC. DAY" in the Senate in Honor of that organization's Fiftieth Golden Anniversary.



HELP-New Mexico

Honored for 50 Years of Service

The Community Action Partnership presented to HELP-New Mexico, 1965 - 2015 an Award in recognition of 50 years of service as a Community Action Agency to the People of New Mexico.


How We Can Help YOU!

Job Training & Placement for Youth & Adults

Assistance with Utilities and Rent

Food Program for Day Care Providers

Supportive Housing for Individuals in Need

Childcare Services to Over 26,000 children since 1970

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Housing Initiative

Bernalillo County



Child and Adult Care Food Program

Public Release Statement 


Mission Statement
HELP - New Mexico
 exists to create self-sufficiency and promote economic opportunities to strengthen families throughout New Mexico

HELP-NM’s Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) received a donation of children’s books to share with their home child care providers and Head Start children; this generous donation was granted to HELP-NM by The Molina Foundation, as part of its #ShareAStory literacy Campaign and ¡Feliz Día de los Niños y Día de los Libros!

On behalf of our clients we thank you!  In the next few days we will be showing pictures of our children receiving the books from around the State of New Mexico from Las Cruces to Gallup to Albuquerque to Alamogordo to Taos to Grants to Las Vegas and Deming.  Thank you!


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Joomla Popin Window by DART CreationsThe Child and Adult Care Food Program pays cash reimbursements to in-home child care providers for the cost of nutritious meals and snacks for children under their care. HELP-NM is the largest and oldest sponsor Agency (we’re one of 13 throughout the state) that recruits, assesses, trains and supervises in-home child care providers and insures that State and national USDA regulations are being followed.


Read more: Child & Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

A Brief History

HELP - New Mexico, Inc. (HELP-NM) was created and incorporated as Home Education Livelihood Program, Inc. in 1965 by the interdenominational New Mexico Council of Churches and its successor, the New Mexico Conference of Churches and Church Women United. The founders included pastors, ranchers, farmworkers, housewives, businessmen, and government workers. The HELP-NM organization is governed by 18 Board of Directors representing sectors including public, business, low income, native American, parents, and other community members.

Our Organization

Over the past 45 years, HELP-New Mexico, Inc. (HELP-NM), has provided services to over 816,000 individuals and families including migrant families, self-employed farmers and ranchers, low-income families, abused and neglected children, senior citizens, people with disabilities, and disadvantaged youth. These services have included adult education, job training, early childhood development and education, youth development and care, self-help housing construction, rural health clinics, land development, job placement, literacy training, affordable housing, nutritious meals, and family counseling.


Our Board of Directors


Roger Gonzales


Joey Herrera


John Chavez


Araceli Ortega Price

Past Chair

John Chavez


Marlene Waukazoo

Nelson Sandoval

Gilbert Ulibarri

Sean Martinez

Benai Padilla

Joseph Griego

Charlene Lujan

Maria Cabral


Amount Tooltip $5,000.00
Payment method

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