Family Advocacy

If you know of a Service that should be listed but isn't, please Suggest a New Provider. If you find errors in a listing, please let us know by using the "Suggest an Edit" form on the provider's detail page.
Disclaimer...
Note: Service listings do not represent a recommendation or endorsement by the Medical Home Portal staff or its sponsoring organizations; nor do they reflect any assessment of the quality or value of a listed Service.

NM

Albuquerque, NM

Address: 625 Silver Ave SW Suite 200
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-243-2333
Services Provided: The Albuquerque Family Advocacy Center is a safe, secure and caring environment that focuses on the needs of victims of interpersonal crime. The center is committed to providing victims of domestic violence, child abuse, sexual assault and their families with a safe setting to assist in addressing and overcoming the trauma of their experience and break the cycle of violence that destroys families

Abuse Counseling
Crime Victim/Witness Counseling
Criminal Temporary Protective Orders
Crisis Intervention
Domestic Violence Hotlines
Family Violence Prevention
In Person Crisis Intervention
Sexual Assault Counseling
Sexual Assault Hotlines
Sexual Assault Prevention
Sexual Assault Treatment
Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counseling
Stalking/Harassment Orders
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
MSC06 3885
1 University Of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87104
Address: MSC06 3885
1 University Of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87104
Toll Free Phone: 877-725-7770
Fax: 505-242-1118
Services Provided: Comadre a Comadre is devoted to serving Hispanic/Latina women and their loved ones through advocacy, education, information, resources, and support about breast health and breast cancer. All our services are free and provided in both Spanish and English by our experienced staff. Our Comadres are breast cancer survivors who are trained to access services and lend support from someone who "has been there."

Disease/Disability Information
Individual Advocacy
Issue Advocacy
Women's Advocacy Groups
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 1/8/2019
Address: 805 Tijeras Ave. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-242-1010
Wheelchair Accessible: Ramps
Services Provided: Crossroads for Women provides housing and intensive support services for homeless women with co-occurring mental and addictive disorders working towards self-sufficiency. The agency operates two programs. Mayas Place is a six month congregate living site for homeless women exiting jail or prison. The Crossroads is a two year program utilizing scattered site housing for homeless women cycling between homelessness and incarceration and their children. Our mission is to provide comprehensive, integrated services to support women working to break the cycle of homelessness and incarceration and achieve healthy, stable, and self sufficient lives in the community for themselves and their children.

Additions/Substance Use Disorder Support Groups
Charities/Grantmaking Organizations
Family Counseling
Individual Advocacy
Issue Advocacy
Lawyer Referral Services
Legal Counseling
Legislative Advocacy
Mental Health Support Services
Self Advocacy Support
Specialized Counseling Services
Supportive Substance Use Disorder Services
Training and Employment Programs
Victim's Rights Groups
Vocational Rehabilitation
Women's Advocacy Groups
Women's Support Groups
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
2021 Girard Blvd SE
Suite 201
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-243-0643
Address: 2021 Girard Blvd SE
Suite 201
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-243-0643
Wheelchair Accessible: Ramps
Services Provided: New Mexico Works provides adults throughout New Mexico with the services and supports they need to get a job, develop a career, and become self sufficient in today's turbulent economy. The New Mexico Works Program is based on the belief that work is one of the essential ingredients in each family's journey toward self reliance. The program's strategy is to use work experience, combined with life skill development, education and support to place parents in suitable, sustainable employment. Services are tailored to ensure that each parent and family has the services and supports needed to be successful. The New Mexico Works program is managed by the state of New Mexico Income Support Division. SL Start is a contracted provider of the New Mexico Works Program

Career Counseling
Career Development
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 3/22/2018
Organization Name: PB&J FAMILY SERVICES INC.
Address: 1101 Lopez Rd SW
Albuquerque, NM 87105
Phone: 505-877-7060
Fax: 505-877-7063
Services Provided: This program provides parenting educational services, child developmental guidance and local community resource information to families with children prenatal to three in the home or alternative locations at the familys request. Prenatal home visits provide information on health, nutrition, preparing for the birth of the child and child development. Information is also provided on attachment and relationship with infants, breastfeeding, impact of alcohol, tobacco and drugs on pregnancy, seatbelt use, birth control after pregnancy, premature labor, oral heath for mother and infant, folic acid, weight control and diabetes. All pregnant women are screened for depression and domestic violence issues. Families of children birth to three receive child developmental screenings, observation of attachment behaviors between infant/toddler and parent/caregiver, administration of a social support index to assist families with identifying informal support networks and administration of the PICCOLO to assist families with establishing positive interactions with their infants or toddlers. Referrals are provided to community agencies/services as necessary.

Art Therapy
Behavior Modification
Behavioral Learning Therapy
Camps
Case/Care Management
Child Health and Disability Prevention Exams
Child and Adult Care Food Programs
Clothing Donation Programs
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Developmental Assessment
Early Childhood Education
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Family Based Services
Family Counseling
Family Counseling Agencies
Family Life Education
Family Preservation Programs
Group Counseling
Health Education
Hearing Screening
Home Based Mental Health Services
Home Based Parenting Education
Home Management Instruction
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Individual Advocacy
Individual Counseling
Individual and Family Support Services
Life Skills Education
Outpatient Mental Health Facilities
Parent Counseling
Parent Rights Classes
Parent Support Groups
Parent/Child Activity Groups
Parent/Child Instruction
Parental Visitation Facilitation
Parental Visitation Monitoring
Parenting Education
Parenting Skills Classes
Parenting/Family Support Groups
Personal Care
Personal Goods/Services
Personal/Grooming Needs
Preschools
Residential Camps
Self Advocacy Support
Social Learning
Special Preschools
Student Health Programs
Support Groups
Therapeutic Camps
Vision Screening
Women's Advocacy Groups
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 1/10/2019
Organization Name: PB&J FAMILY SERVICES INC.
Address: 209 San Pablo SE
Albuquerque, NM 871083103
Phone: 505-944-7224
Fax: 505-944-7229
Wheelchair Accessible: Full Wheelchair Access
Services Provided: PB&J provides early intervention, parenting education, therapeutic preschool, intensive therapeutic counseling, support, prevention, and case management services to at risk children and families. Transportation is also provided to center and home based programs. PB&J provides a continuum of wraparound services based on family needs.

Art Therapy
Behavior Modification
Behavioral Learning Therapy
Camps
Case/Care Management
Child Health and Disability Prevention Exams
Child and Adult Care Food Programs
Clothing Donation Programs
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Developmental Assessment
Early Childhood Education
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Family Based Services
Family Counseling
Family Counseling Agencies
Family Life Education
Family Preservation Programs
Group Counseling
Health Education
Hearing Screening
Home Based Mental Health Services
Home Based Parenting Education
Home Management Instruction
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Individual Advocacy
Individual Counseling
Individual and Family Support Services
Life Skills Education
Outpatient Mental Health Facilities
Parent Counseling
Parent Rights Classes
Parent Support Groups
Parent/Child Activity Groups
Parent/Child Instruction
Parental Visitation Facilitation
Parental Visitation Monitoring
Parenting Education
Parenting Skills Classes
Parenting/Family Support Groups
Personal Care
Personal Goods/Services
Personal/Grooming Needs
Preschools
Residential Camps
School Breakfasts
Self Advocacy Support
Social Learning
Special Preschools
Student Health Programs
Support Groups
Therapeutic Camps
Vision Screening
Women's Advocacy Groups
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 1/10/2019
Address: 1101 Lopez Rd. SW
Albuquerque, NM 87105
Phone: 505-877-7060
Fax: 505-877-7063
Wheelchair Accessible: Full Wheelchair Access
Services Provided: PB&J provides early intervention, parenting education, therapeutic preschool, intensive therapeutic counseling, support, prevention, and case management services to at risk children and families. Transportation is also provided to center and home based programs. PB&J provides a continuum of wraparound services based on family needs.Serving Bernalillo and Sandoval Counties and surrounding pueblos.

Art Therapy
Behavior Modification
Behavioral Learning Therapy
Camps
Case/Care Management
Child Health and Disability Prevention Exams
Child and Adult Care Food Programs
Clothing Donation Programs
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Developmental Assessment
Early Childhood Education
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Family Based Services
Family Counseling
Family Counseling Agencies
Family Life Education
Family Preservation Programs
Group Counseling
Health Education
Hearing Screening
Home Based Mental Health Services
Home Based Parenting Education
Home Management Instruction
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Individual Advocacy
Individual Counseling
Individual and Family Support Services
Life Skills Education
Outpatient Mental Health Facilities
Parent Counseling
Parent Rights Classes
Parent Support Groups
Parent/Child Activity Groups
Parent/Child Instruction
Parental Visitation Facilitation
Parental Visitation Monitoring
Parenting Education
Parenting Skills Classes
Parenting/Family Support Groups
Personal Care
Personal Goods/Services
Personal/Grooming Needs
Preschools
Residential Camps
School Breakfasts
Self Advocacy Support
Social Learning
Special Preschools
Student Health Programs
Support Groups
Therapeutic Camps
Vision Screening
Women's Advocacy Groups
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 1/10/2019
Address: 9741 Candelaria Rd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87112
Phone: 505-266-7712
Toll Free Phone: 888-811-8282
Services Provided: The Rape Crisis Center of Central New Mexico RCCCNM provides emotional support and advocacy to survivors of sexual assault and abuse throughout Central New Mexico, and serves as a community resource on issues regarding prevention and awareness of sexual assault and abuse.Serving Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance, and Valencia counties.Puede llamar 24 horas. Se habla Espaol.

Peer Counseling
Sexual Assault Counseling
Sexual Assault Hotlines
Sexual Assault Prevention
Support Groups
Women's Advocacy Groups
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
PO Box 36648
Albuquerque, NM 87176
Phone: 505-538-8036
Address: PO Box 36648
Albuquerque, NM 87176
Phone: 505-538-8036
Services Provided: Voice for Women who are veterans or are currently serving in the United States Armed Forces. Act as an advocate for Women Veterans Rights, Issues and Benefits.

Group Advocacy
Individual Advocacy
Legislative Advocacy
Women's Advocacy Groups
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/21/2017

Bernalillo, NM

Organization Name: PB&J FAMILY SERVICES INC.
Address: 255-A Camino Del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM 87004
Phone: 505-867-2356
Fax: 505-867-2357
Wheelchair Accessible: Full Wheelchair Access
Services Provided: PB&J provides early intervention, parenting education, therapeutic preschool, intensive therapeutic counseling, support, prevention, and case management services to at risk children and families. Transportation is also provided to center and home based programs. PB&J provides a continuum of wraparound services based on family needs.Two therapeutic classrooms, staffed with at least two Family Intervention Specialists, licensed clinicians including Master's Level Counselors and Social Workers, Art and Play Therapists and Nursing services including a Family Nurse Practitioner. This PB & J Therapeutic Preschool is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children NYC. Children, birth to age five, and their parents attend class two hours a day, four days a week. Sessions focus on hands-on parenting, developmental, and behavioral issues.

Art Therapy
Behavior Modification
Behavioral Learning Therapy
Camps
Case/Care Management
Child Health and Disability Prevention Exams
Child and Adult Care Food Programs
Clothing Donation Programs
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Developmental Assessment
Early Childhood Education
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Family Based Services
Family Counseling
Family Counseling Agencies
Family Life Education
Family Preservation Programs
Group Counseling
Health Education
Hearing Screening
Home Based Mental Health Services
Home Based Parenting Education
Home Management Instruction
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Individual Advocacy
Individual Counseling
Individual and Family Support Services
Life Skills Education
Outpatient Mental Health Facilities
Parent Counseling
Parent Rights Classes
Parent Support Groups
Parent/Child Activity Groups
Parent/Child Instruction
Parental Visitation Facilitation
Parental Visitation Monitoring
Parenting Education
Parenting Skills Classes
Parenting/Family Support Groups
Personal Care
Personal Goods/Services
Personal/Grooming Needs
Preschools
Residential Camps
School Breakfasts
Self Advocacy Support
Social Learning
Special Preschools
Student Health Programs
Support Groups
Therapeutic Camps
Vision Screening
Women's Advocacy Groups
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 1/10/2019

Shiprock, NM

Address: P.O. Box 1805
Shiprock, NM 87420
Phone: 505-368-5124
Fax: 505-368-5129
Services Provided: Ya'at'eeh'...Greetings! We are a domestic violence and sexual assault shelter located on the Navajo Reservation in Shiprock, New Mexico. We have served the entire Navajo reservation, which covers approximately 26,000 square miles for 32 years. The program also serves all of the Four Corners area, New Mexico, Arizona, Colorado, and Utah.

Career Counseling
Crisis Intervention
Domestic Violence Hotlines
Domestic Violence Shelters
Emergency Food
Employment Preparation
Employment Transition Counseling
Family Counseling
Family Support Centers/Outreach
Food Donation Programs
Group Counseling
Health Education
Homeless Shelter
Individual Advocacy
Individual Counseling
Job Readiness
Nutrition Education
Occasional Emergency Food Assistance
Ongoing Emergency Food Assistance
Parenting Education
Safety Education Programs
Talklines/Warmlines
Transportation Expense Assistance
Women's Advocacy Groups
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 1/8/2019

DC

Washington, DC

Organization Name: AMERICAN ASSOC. OF RETIRED PERSONS AARP-NEW MEXICO
Address: 601 E St. NW
Washington, DC 20049
Toll Free Phone: 888-687-2277
Fax: 202-434-6466
Services Provided: Strives to ensure that grandfamilies have the resources they need to strengthen their health, finances and family contributions. Provides national and local level information and referral for grandparents in their varying roles with an emphasis on grandparents who are raising grandchildren, and works collaboratively with a wide array of organizations, corporations and individuals to increase outreach, resources and services for grandparents.

Bankruptcy Assistance
Child Custody/Visitation Assistance
Credit Counseling
Debt Management
Grandparent Rights
Home Health Care
In Home Meal Preparation
Information and Referral
Legislative Advocacy
Specialized Information and Referral
Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities
System Advocacy
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 3/22/2018