Thirteenth Judicial District Court

State of New Mexico

Sandoval County

  Adelante - Rio Rancho Options
  Adelante offers a wide variety of vocational and life skills training, community services, volunteer opportunities and employment to New Mexicans with disabilities.  Rio Rancho Options is a community day habilitation program teaching self-help skills and participation in programs that promote community membership.
4100 Southern Blvd. S.E.
Rio Rancho, NM  87124

    Website of Adelante - Rio Rancho Options
  Adult Protective Services
  To report suspected adult/elder abuse or neglect.
Children, Youth and Families Department
560 Camino del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM  87004

    Website of Adult Protective Services
  Catholic Charities
  Catholic Charities offers a wide variety of services:  citizenship classes; English as second language classes; GED classes; counseling; employment opportunities; child care center; substance abuse servcies; immigration and legalization services; and, housing assistance.
6001 Marble N.E.
Albuquerque, NM  87110

    Website of Catholic Charities
  Child Care Payment Assistance
Children, Youth and Families Department
560 Camino del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM  87004

    Website of Child Care Payment Assistance
  Child Protective Services
  To report suspected child abuse or neglect.
Children, Youth and Families Department
560 Camino del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM  87004

    Website of Child Protective Services
  Child Support Enforcement
  To establish and enforce child support payments.  
Human Services Department
800-288-7207 or 800-759-5437
1000 18th St. N.W.
Albuquerque, NM  87102

    Website of Child Support Enforcement
  Credit Report
  Equifax credit bureau.

    Website of Credit Report
  Credit Report
  Experian credit bureau.

    Website of Credit Report
  Credit Report
  Transunion credit bureau.

    Website of Credit Report
  Five Sandoval Food Distribution
  Providing food bank for low income people.  Does not serve persons who live in Corrales or Rio Rancho.  Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., and, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  You must provide pay stubs and social security cards for everyone in the family as well as an utility bill.
850 S. Hill Road
Bernalillo, NM  87004

  Housing is available in Bernalillo and Cuba for those who qualify under section 8.  

Town of Bernalillo Public Housing

Cuba Public Housing

  Identity Theft
  This government website contains information for reporting and preventing identity theft.

You can also contact the three national credit bureaus who each maintain a department for reporting identity theft:  Equifax, Experion and Transunion.  See Credit Report heading for telephone numbers and website information.

    Website of Identity Theft
  Income Support
  Provides assistance in getting food stamps, TANF, GA, LIHEAP and other government assistance.
Human Service Department
830 Camino del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM  87004

    Website of Income Support
  Health insurance for children and pregnant women.
Human Services Department
830 Camino del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM  87004

    Website of Medicaid
  Mortgage Foreclosure Counseling
  Free mortgage foreclosure counseling.  Counselor can help negotiate a repayment plan with your mortgage loan comapny.  You must make an appointment and should bring all your mortgage loan paperwork with you to the meeting.
United South Broadway
1500 Walter S.E.
Albuquerque, NM  87102

Also visit website HOPENOW, a support, guidance and counseling website and hotline for assisting homeowners who are having difficulty paying their mortgages.  HOTLINE 1-800-995-4673.

    Website of Mortgage Foreclosure Counseling
  Nearly New
  Nearly New is a used clothing store that offers free clothing for women returning to the workplace.  Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
836 Camino del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM  87004

  Presbyterian Medical Services
  Provides medical, mental health and substance abuse services to the community using sliding scale fees based upon income.
1424 Deborah Road S.E.
Rio Rancho, NM  87124

  Free transportation to doctor, dental and counseling appointments for people who have Medicaid or Medicare health insurance.  User must qualify for the service.  Open 24 hours, seven (7) days a week.  You must call at least 24 hours in advance, before 3p.m., for transportation to an appointment.

  Sandoval County Department of Public Health
1500 Idalia Road
Bernalillo, NM  87004

    Website of Sandoval County Department of Public Health
  Sandoval County Equal Opportunity Commission (EOC)
  Provides emergency assistance with rent, utilities and car repairs (must make an appointment for the last Monday of the month).  Also provides housing assistance for the homeless and disabled persons.  Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
125 Calle Don Francisco
Bernalillo, NM  87004

  Sandoval County Indigent Fund
  A service based upon income.  The fund can help with hospital bills, ambulance bills and prescription costs (do not help with doctor bills).  You must be a resident of Sandoval County and provide proof of income.  
1500 Idalia Road
Bernalillo, NM  87004

  Sex Offender Registry
  COnvicted sex offenders must register with the Sheriff's department in the county in which they live.  This website allows you to search for sex offenders in the state of New Mexico by name, zip code, city, county or the entire state.

    Website of Sex Offender Registry
  Share Your Care, Inc.
  Provides adult day care services to persons with developmental disabilities as well as specialized day services to persons with Alzheimer's, related dementias and the frail elderly.  Day services are provided Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sundt Road and Hwy. 528
Rio Rancho, NM  87124

  Social Security Administration
  Apply here for social security disability, survivor's benefits, etc.  Open Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00p.m.
4300 Cutler N.E.
Albuquerque, NM  87110

    Website of Social Security Administration
  St. Felix Educational Department
  Provides free educational tutoring for children as well as adults studying for their GED exams.
4010 Barbara Loop S.E.
Rio Rancho, NM  87124

  St. Felix Food Pantry
  St. Felix distributes food and clothing to low income families Monday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Plese bring a photo ID.  The Pantry asks for a $3.00 donation each time a family uses the Pantry but the fee can be waived.  The Pantry also maintains a clothing room and each family is entitled to six (6) items from the clothing room each week.  Don't forget to bring to the Pantry empty egg cartons and grocery bags/boxes to carry your food back home.
4020 Barbara Loop S.E.
Rio Rancho, NM  87124

  St. Vincent de Paul - Algodones, Bernalillo and Placitas
  Helping people with financial emergencies such as rent, utility payments, car repair, etc.
281 Camino del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM  87004

  Storehouse West
  Storehouse West distributes food to low income families on the following days:
Mondays and Fridays  
9:00 a.m. to Noon, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Noon to 4:30 p.m.

To participate, you must provide the following:
photo ID
proof of income (gross less than $2,420/month)
proof of children (birth certificats orMedicaid cards)
proof of rent or mortgage
proof of address (electric, gas or water bill)

1030 Veranda S.E.
Rio Rancho, NM  87124

  Unemployment benefits
  Apply at the Department of Labor for unemployment benefits and claims.
401 Broadway N.E.
Albuquerque, NM  87102

    Website of Unemployment benefits
  United Way of Central New Mexico
  United Way sponsors many services and resources for people with disablities, addictions, health, literacy issues, family problems, who are victims of abuse or need help with elederly family members.
2340 Alamo S.E.
Albuquerque, NM  87106

    Website of United Way of Central New Mexico
  Veterans Benefits/Health
  The Veteran's Health Administration maintains a clinic at 1600 Mountain Road N.W. in Albuquerque, 87104  505-346-6562

The Veteran's Benefits Adminstration maintains an office at 500 Gold S.W., Albuquerque, 87102

    Website of Veterans Benefits/Health