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There are six Community Action Agencies in New Mexico serving all 33 counties. All offer their own menu of services and programs tailored to meet local needs. Please contact the agencies directly for help and a complete up-to-date list of services.

Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico

Serving Counties: Doña Ana, Grant, Hidalgo, Luna, Sierra

Strengthening Families
  • Case Management – Bundled Services Referrals
Nutrition
  • Children and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
  • Food Assistance
Financial Literacy & Asset Development
  • Free Tax Preparation
  • Income Management
Community Wide Services
  • Direct Care & Support
  • Self-Sufficiency
Child Care & Youth Development
  • Before & After School Programs
  • Tutoring & Mentorship

Eastern Plains Community Action Agency

Serving Counties: Curry, De Baca, Harding, Guadalupe, Quay, Roosevelt, Union

Nutrition
  • Children and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
Emergency Services
  • The Emergency Assistance Food Program (TEAFP)
  • Utility Assistance (energy & water)
Child Care & Youth Development
  • Head Start & Pre-K

Economic Council Helping Others (ECHO)

Serving Counties: San Juan

Strengthening Families
  • Case Management – Bundled Services Referrals
Seniors
  • Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)
Nutrition
  • Food Assistance
Emergency Services
  • The Emergency Assistance Food Program (TEAFP)
  • Utility Assistance (Energy & Water)
  • Utility Assistance (Rent)
Child Care & Youth Development
  • Child Care
  • Before & After School Programs
  • Summer Programs
  • Backpacks for Children

HELP New Mexico

Serving Counties: Bernalillo, Catron, Chaves, Cibola, Colfax, Doña Ana, Grant, Hidalgo, Los Alamos, Luna, McKinley, Mora, Otero, Rio Arriba, San Juan, San Miguel, Sandoval, Santa Fe, Sierra, Socorro, Taos, Torrance

Strengthening Families
  • Case Management – Bundled Services Referrals
Seniors
  • Foster Grandparent
  • Senior Companion
Nutrition
  • Children and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
  • Food Assistance
Housing & Shelter
  • Supportive Housing
Financial Literacy & Asset Development
  • Free Tax Preparation
  • Income Management
Employment & Training
  • Education Initiatives
  • Employment Initiatives
  • Job Readiness
  • National Farmworker Jobs Program
    • English As Second Language
    • Heat Stress Training
    • Jose Apprende Training
    • Pesticide Training
Emergency Services
  • Utility Assistance (Energy & Water)
  • Utility Assistance (Rent)
Community Wide Services
  • Self-Sufficiency
Child Care & Youth Development
  • Child Care
  • Before & After School Programs
  • Summer Programs
  • Backpacks for Children
  • Head Start & Pre-K
  • Tutoring & Mentorship
  • Youth Build
  • National Farmworker Jobs
    •  English As Second Language
    •  Heat Stress Training
    •  Jose Apprende Training
    •  Pesticide Training

Mid West New Mexico Community Action Program

Serving Counties: Catron, Cibola, McKinley, Socorro, Valencia

Nutrition
  • Food Assistance
Housing & Shelter
  • Supportive Housing
Financial Literacy & Asset Development
  • Income Management
Employment & Training
  • Education Initiatives
  • Employment Initiatives
Emergency Services
  • Utility Assistance (Energy & Water)
  • Utility Assistance (Rent)

Southeast New Mexico Community Action Corporation

Serving Counties: Chaves, Eddy, Lea, Lincoln, Otero

Seniors
  • Foster Grandparent
  • Senior Citizens Program
  • Senior Companion
Nutrition
  • Children and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
Emergency Services
  • Utility Assistance (Energy & Water)
  • Utility Assistance (Rent)
Community Wide Services
  • Direct Care & Support
Child Care & Youth Development
  • Child Care
  • Before & After School Programs
  • Summer Programs
  • Backpacks for Children
  • Head Start & Pre-K
  • Tutoring & Mentorship