Educational Advocacy

Organizations that promote a particular practice like bilingual education, support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that will result in specific types of educational reform or other improvements in the educational system, or support specific changes in local educational institutions that will improve the delivery of services to local students. (AIRS TD-1600.1770 Education Advocacy Groups)

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Albuquerque, NM

Organization Name: UNM/HSC CENTER FOR DEVELOPMENT & DISABILITY CDD
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Address:
2300 Menaul Blvd, NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-272-3025
Fax: 505-272-2014
Wheelchair Access: Ramps
Services Provided: The goal of the New Mexico Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Interdisciplinary Leadership Training Program NM LEND is to provide interdisciplinary and disciplinary leadership training for graduate students and community professionals to improve systems of care that promote the prevention of disabilities and assure access to services for children with neurodevelopmental and related disabilities and their families.

Accessibility Information
Career Development
Disease/Disability Information
Distance Education
Legislative Advocacy
School System Advocacy
Special Education Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Organization Name: UNM/HSC CENTER FOR DEVELOPMENT & DISABILITY CDD
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Address:
2300 Menaul Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-925-4260
Wheelchair Access: No Stairs in Service Delivery Areas
Services Provided: Partners for Employment is a collaborative approach to increasing employment outcomes for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities. The initial partners are the University of New Mexico, the Department of Health Developmental Disabilities Support Division and the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. The primary goal for Partners for Employment is to build capacity within the state of New Mexico among state agencies personnel, service providers, family members, self-advocates, employers and other supports.Partners for Employment provides training, technical assistance, resource/ information and research on employment supports including provider agencies, state agency personnel, family members, individuals with disabilities, educators and other support systems. Partners for employment offers a variety of training opportunity across the state with national and local leaders in Best practices in employment services. Partners for Employment provides technical assistance to teams providing services utilizing a Project Search model and license. Partners for Employment provides targeted technical assistance to selected teams and individuals referred through DDSD for customized employment. Partners for Employment provide information and resources through tip sheets and video shorts on the information resource network page at CDD. Additionally Partners for Employment is facilitating every other month SELL Supported Employment Local Leaders meeting in each region of the state. Partners for employment hosts a school to work transitional alliance meeting on a quarterly basis to discuss and make recommendations for improvement in school to work transition. One of the Partners in Partners for Employment is NM Anderson School of Business which is conducting a research project by surveying businesses across the state.

Career Development
Caregiver Training
Case/Care Management
Comprehensive Information and Referral
Comprehensive Job Assistance Centers
Disease/Disability Information
Distance Education
Employment Preparation
Information and Referral
Internet Courses
Job Interview Training
Job Readiness
Personal Financial Counseling
Resume Preparation Assistance
School System Advocacy
Special Education Advocacy
State Medicaid Waiver Programs
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
625 Silver Ave SW Suite 100
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-841-4519
Organization Name: CENTER FOR SELF-ADVOCACY
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Address:
625 Silver Ave SW Suite 100
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-841-4519
Fax: 505-841-4590
Wheelchair Access: No Stairs in Service Delivery Areas
Services Provided: The purpose of the Center is to provide a space where self-advocates can organize, meet, work, and train other persons and professionals on different aspects of self-advocacy. The Center for Self-Advocacy is funded by the NM Developmental Disabilities Planning Council DDPC.

Group Advocacy
Individual Advocacy
Legislative Advocacy
School System Advocacy
Self Advocacy Support
Special Education Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Address:
3916 Juan Tabo, NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
Phone: 505-256-3100
Toll Free Phone: 800-432-4682
Fax: 505-256-3184
Services Provided: Disability Rights New Mexico (DRNM) is a legal rights center for persons with disabilities. We protect and promote the rights of individuals with disabilities. All of our work is based on disability rights laws such as IDEA, ADA, etc. We do not assist with criminal or family issues. We are private non-profit agency that provides legal services statewide. We provide individual case services and training on disability rights.

Adult Protective Intervention/Investigation
Adult Protective Services
Adult Residential Facility Complaints
Assistive Technology Information
Disability Rights Groups
Group Advocacy
In Person Mediation
Individual Advocacy
Issue Advocacy
Labor and Employment Law
Lawyer Referral Services
Legal Information Lines
Legislative Advocacy
Mediation
Mental Health Facility Complaints
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Protective Services
SSI Appeals/Complaints
Self Advocacy Support
Special Education Advocacy
Specialized Information and Referral
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Organization Name: DISABILITY RIGHTS NEW MEXICO
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Address:
3916 Juan Tabo Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
Phone: 575-541-1305
Toll Free Phone: 800-432-4682
Fax: 505-256-3184
Wheelchair Access: Ramps
Services Provided: Advocates for people who have questions or concerns about the services offered by Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, the Commission for the Blind, and Centers for Independent Living.

Adult Protective Intervention/Investigation
Adult Protective Services
Adult Residential Facility Complaints
Assistive Technology Information
Disability Rights Groups
Group Advocacy
In Person Mediation
Individual Advocacy
Issue Advocacy
Labor and Employment Law
Lawyer Referral Services
Legal Information Lines
Legislative Advocacy
Mediation
Mental Health Facility Complaints
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Protective Services
SSI Appeals/Complaints
Self Advocacy Support
Special Education Advocacy
Specialized Information and Referral
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Organization Name: DISABILITY RIGHTS NEW MEXICO
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Address:
1720 Louisiana Blvd. NE Suite 204
Albuquerque, NM 871103916
Phone: 575-541-1305
Toll Free Phone: 800-432-4682
Fax: 505-256-3184
Wheelchair Access: Ramps
Services Provided: Provides advocacy services to persons who have severe disabilities which occur or develop before age 22 and who need individually planned services and supports.

Adult Protective Intervention/Investigation
Adult Protective Services
Adult Residential Facility Complaints
Assistive Technology Information
Disability Rights Groups
Group Advocacy
In Person Mediation
Individual Advocacy
Issue Advocacy
Labor and Employment Law
Lawyer Referral Services
Legal Information Lines
Legislative Advocacy
Mediation
Mental Health Facility Complaints
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Protective Services
SSI Appeals/Complaints
Self Advocacy Support
Special Education Advocacy
Specialized Information and Referral
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Organization Name: DISABILITY RIGHTS NEW MEXICO
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Address:
1720 Louisiana Blvd. NE, Suite 204
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Phone: 575-541-1305
Toll Free Phone: 800-432-4682
Fax: 505-256-3184
Wheelchair Access: Ramps
Services Provided: Promotes and protects the legal rights of persons in New Mexico receiving mental health services in residential facilities. Advocates are available to investigate complaints regarding incidents of abuse, neglect, or violation of rights of persons labeled mentally ill or emotionally impaired.

Adult Protective Intervention/Investigation
Adult Protective Services
Adult Residential Facility Complaints
Assistive Technology Information
Disability Rights Groups
Group Advocacy
In Person Mediation
Individual Advocacy
Issue Advocacy
Labor and Employment Law
Lawyer Referral Services
Legal Information Lines
Legislative Advocacy
Mediation
Mental Health Facility Complaints
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Protective Services
SSI Appeals/Complaints
Self Advocacy Support
Special Education Advocacy
Specialized Information and Referral
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Address:
1600 San Pedro Dr NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Phone: 505-767-6630
Toll Free Phone: 888-499-2070
Fax: 505-767-6631
Wheelchair Access: Designated Parking
Services Provided: EPICS is a community parent resource center where we support families through training, advocacy, information and resources. We support families who have children in early intervention part C and special education part B in both Public and Bureau of Indian Education school including Head Start, Early Head Start and BIE-FACE programs.

Children and Youth with Disabilities/Health Conditions
Disability Awareness Programs
Education Advocacy Groups
Parent/Family Involvement in Education
Parenting Education
School System Advocacy
Special Education Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Address:
505 Marquette Ave. NW
Suite 1550
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-383-6530
TDD: 800-489-8536
Fax: 505-383-6533
Wheelchair Access: Ramps
Services Provided: The New Mexico Commission for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Persons provides effective leadership, education, advocacy and programs to reduce barriers to the social, economic, educational, cultural and intellectual well . being of Deaf and Hard of Hearing New Mexicans and their families, friends and colleagues.

Artificial Speech/Augmentative Communication Aids
Assistive Technology Equipment
Education Advocacy Groups
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Health Related Advocacy Groups
Housing Advocacy Groups
Individual Advocacy
Legislative Advocacy
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Self Advocacy Support
Sign Language Interpretation
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Organization Name: NEW MEXICO SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF-PRESCHOOL AND KINDERGARTEN OUTREACH
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Address:
3802 Hermosa
Albuquerque, NM 87110
TDD: 800-841-6699
Toll Free Phone: 800-841-6699
Fax: 505-875-0954
Services Provided: Main campus for the preschool and kindergarten programs of the NM School for the Deaf.

Adapted Toys
Assistive Listening Devices
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Information
Assistive Technology Training
Audiological Evaluations
Audiology
Co-Parenting Workshops
Disability Awareness Programs
Disease/Disability Information
Early Childhood Education
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Family Life Education
Family Support Centers/Outreach
Health/Disability Related Support Groups
Hearing Aids
Hearing Augmentation Aids
Information and Referral
Language Therapy
Mental Health Evaluation
Parent Support Groups
Parenting Education
Parenting/Family Support Groups
Public Special Schools
Special Education
Special Education Advocacy
Special Education Assessment
Specialized Information and Referral
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
Speech Therapy
Speech and Language Evaluations
Speech and Language Pathology
Student Disability Services
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Address:
2501 Yale Ave, Ne, Ste 200
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-247-0192
Toll Free Phone: 800-524-5176
Fax: 505-247-1345
Wheelchair Access: No Stairs in Service Delivery Areas
Services Provided: Parents Reaching Out P.R.O. is a statewide non-profit organization that works with parents, caregivers, educators and other professionals to promote healthy, positive and caring experiences for New Mexico families and children. We help families by: Providing Individual case by case support to meet families where they are in their journey. Believing all families care deeply about their children. Believing all families are capable of making informed decisions that are right for their family. Giving families the tools and support to accomplish their DREAMS. Providing staff and materials that meet their diversity. Striving for Systems that listen carefully to the family perspective improve outcomes for our children.

Co-Parenting Workshops
Comprehensive Information and Referral
Education Advocacy Groups
Family Support Centers/Outreach
Group Advocacy
Legislative Advocacy
Library Services
Parent Support Groups
Parent/Family Involvement in Education
Parenting Education
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Special Education Advocacy
Specialized Information and Referral
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Organization Name: PARENTS REACHING OUT PRO
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Address:
2501 Yale Blvd. Ne, Suite 200
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-247-0192
Toll Free Phone: 800-524-5176
Fax: 505-247-1345
Wheelchair Access: No Stairs in Service Delivery Areas
Services Provided: Parents Reaching Out serves families of infants, children and youth with all types of disabilities as well as related professionals as New Mexico's Parent Training and Information Center PTI, funded by the US Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs OSEP. Our first responsibility is to inform and educate parents about special education law and the rights and responsibilities they and their child have under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act IDEA. Our goal is to provide tools to families to help them make informed decisions as equal partners in their child's Individual Education Program IEP. Our Family Liaisons use telephone assistance, workshops and publications to provide family friendly training to parents, educators and service providers throughout New Mexico. As the NMPTI, Parents Reaching Out: Supports families in obtaining appropriate education and services for their children, Works to improve education results for all children, Provides training and information to parents and professionals on a variety of topics to promote inclusive environments for children and youth with disabilities, Offers strategies to build partnerships between Families and Schools, Provides collaborative and team-building approaches to advocacy, Connects families to community resources that address their needs, Connects families to other families who are going through or who have been through similar situations, NM PTI Liaisons are familiar with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act IDEA 2004 for children with disabilities, as well as the Americans with Disabilities Act ADA and Section 504. Family liaisons are people who are trained to provide information and support to improve educational outcomes for children in todays schools, We also provide workshops to help parents understand the special education process, including information on: Evaluation, Eligibility, Evidence- based practices, Free and Appropriate Public Education FAPE, Response to Intervention RTI, Student Assistant Teams SAT, 504 plans, Individualized Education Program IEP, Related services, Assistive Technology, Gifted and Talented Services, Parental Rights and Procedural Safeguards, Dispute Resolution, Least Restrictive Environment LRE Placement, Behavioral Issues, Functional Behavior Assessment FBA, Behavior Intervention Plan BIP, Graduation Pathways, and Transition Plans.

Comprehensive Information and Referral
Education Advocacy Groups
Group Advocacy
Individual Advocacy
Library Services
Parent Support Groups
Parent/Family Involvement in Education
Parenting Education
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Special Education Advocacy
Specialized Information and Referral
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Address:
201 University Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-341-0555
Fax: 505-341-3808
Wheelchair Access: No Stairs in Service Delivery Areas
Services Provided: At Pathways Academy, our mission is to provide a safe, loving, and nurturing environment for vulnerable children who are at high risk of failure due to learning, social, and/or emotional challenges. Through ongoing identification of each child's unique learning profiles, we build upon strengths and delineate weaknesses, so that we can individualize evidence-based teaching and learning strategies for each child.Students in Kindergarden through 12th grade.Serving Santa Fe, Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance and Valencia Counties

Alternative Education
Special Education
Special Education Advocacy
Special Education Classes/Centers
Student Disability Services
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
3201 Fourth Street NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-217-1660
Address:
3201 Fourth Street NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-217-1660
Toll Free Phone: 833-355-6944
Wheelchair Access: Full Wheelchair Access
Services Provided: Providing advocacy for children and youth, including for special education/special needs children up to the age of 21. Payment depends on legal service provided. Guardianship services are provided a sliding scale for up to 300% of the poverty line and private pay for income levels above.

Individual Advocacy
Lawyer Referral Services
Legal Counseling
Legal Representation
Self Advocacy Support
Special Education Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Organization Name: PARENTS REACHING OUT PRO
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Address:
2501 Yale Blvd. Ne, Suite 200
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-247-0192
Toll Free Phone: 800-524-5176
Fax: 505-247-1345
Wheelchair Access: No Stairs in Service Delivery Areas
Services Provided: Serves families of infants, children and youth with all types of disabilities as well as related professionals as New Mexico's Parent Training and Information Center PTI funded by the US Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs OSEP. Provides tools to families to help them make informed decisions as equal partners in their child's Individual Education Program IEP. Family Liaisons use telephone assistance, workshops and publications to provide 'family friendly' training to parents, educators and service providers throughout New Mexico.

Child Development Classes
Comprehensive Information and Referral
Early Identification Programs
Early Literacy Development Programs
Education Advocacy Groups
Family Support Centers/Outreach
Group Advocacy
Individual Advocacy
Library Services
Parent Support Groups
Parent/Family Involvement in Education
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Special Education Advocacy
Specialized Information and Referral
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING
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Address:
505 Marquette Ave. NW
Suite 1550
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-383-6530
Toll Free Phone: 800-489-8536
Fax: 505-383-6533
Services Provided: Equipment Loan Bank The New Mexico Commission for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Persons administers the Equipment Loan Bank ELB. The Equipment Loan Bank was originally established through funding provided by the New Mexico Technical Assistance Program. Currently, the Equipment Loan Bank provides loans of equipment such as, assistive listening devices, environmental signalers, and telephones. Equipment for persons with hearing loss can help by either increasing sounds for a person who is hard of hearing or using another means to communicate sounds to a person who is deaf. Other means include printed words, vibrations or flashing lights signaling.

Artificial Speech/Augmentative Communication Aids
Assistive Technology Equipment
Education Advocacy Groups
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Health Related Advocacy Groups
Housing Advocacy Groups
Individual Advocacy
Legislative Advocacy
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Self Advocacy Support
Sign Language Interpretation
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
500 Marquette Avenue, Suite 1200
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 205-970-6090
Address:
500 Marquette Avenue, Suite 1200
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 205-970-6090
Fax: 205-449-3854
Services Provided: Dedicated to obtaining individualized educational services for students with special needs.Additional questions can be directed to the Facebook Group, "Ask a Special Education Attorney powered by the Gallini Group."

Legal Counseling
Legal Representation
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
School System Advocacy
Special Education Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Address:
UNM/Health Sciences Center
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone: 505-272-6631
Fax: 505-272-6823
Wheelchair Access: Full Wheelchair Access
Services Provided: Clinic specializes in patient evaluations for birth defects, developmental delays, genetic syndromes, etc.

Carrier/Predictive Genetic Testing
Genetic Testing and Screening
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Special Education Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
1 University Of New Mexico
bounce@startlogic.com SUB Suite 2002
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone: 505-277-3181
Address:
1 University Of New Mexico
bounce@startlogic.com SUB Suite 2002
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone: 505-277-3181
Fax: 505-277-3539
Wheelchair Access: Ramps
Services Provided: The VRC is centrally located in the state, we assist all military personnel in transitioning from active duty military to academia, we host other veteran focused service agencies and professionals to ease the stress related factors involved in the transition, we conducted outreach and inform veterans and their dependents on VA Educational benefits, assess which educational programs fit them and their situation best, assist the veterans and their family members with filing VA eligibility forms. In addition, we host a multitude of non-veteran related questions, which we gladly refer throughout the community.

Health Related Advocacy Groups
Higher Education Awareness/Support Programs
Higher Education Bridge Programs
Student Disability Services
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020

Bernalillo, NM

Address:
906 S Camino Del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM 87004
Phone: 505-867-6046
Services Provided: The New Mexico Direct Caregivers Coalition was created to enhance and promote family and professional direct care workers, supporting their professional development and advancing issues of importance to the field of long-term and direct care. A caregiver is anyone who serves persons who are elderly and/or disabled.

Civic Group Volunteers
Community Action Agencies
Education Advocacy Groups
Family Support Centers/Outreach
Health Related Advocacy Groups
Individual Advocacy
Reference/Information
Specialized Information and Referral
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020

Farmington, NM

3535 East 30th Street, Suite 201
Farmington, NM 87402
Phone: 505-566-5880
Address:
3535 East 30th Street, Suite 201
Farmington, NM 87402
Phone: 505-566-5880
Toll Free Phone: 800-862-7271
Fax: 505-566-5889
Wheelchair Access: Designated Parking
Services Provided: The Native American Disability Law Center is a private nonprofit organization that advocates for the legal rights of Native Americans with disabilities. Through advocacy and education

Assistive Technology Information
Group Advocacy
Individual Advocacy
Legislative Advocacy
Special Education Advocacy
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020

Gallup, NM

Address:
2318 Boyd Avenue
Gallup, NM 87301
Phone: 505-863-7455
Toll Free Phone: 877-283-3208
Fax: 505-863-1916
Wheelchair Access: Designated Parking
Services Provided: The Native American Disability Law Center is a private nonprofit organization that advocates for the legal rights of Native Americans with disabilities. Through advocacy and education

Assistive Technology Information
Group Advocacy
Individual Advocacy
Legislative Advocacy
Special Education Advocacy
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020

Isleta, NM

Organization Name: PUEBLO OF ISLETA
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Address:
1001 Tribal Road 140
Isleta, NM 87022
Phone: 505-869-9770
Fax: 505-869-7593
Services Provided: Isleta Elder PCS assists elder and/or disabled adults over the age of twenty-one 21. PCS enables an individual to live the comfort of their home and maintain the highest level of independence.

Adult Day Program Centers
Adult Day Programs
Adult Education
Alcohol Use Counseling
Alcohol Use Disorder Education/Prevention
Assessment for Substance Use Disorders
Automobile/Van Adaptations
BIA Schools
Basic Income Maintenance Programs
Behavioral Learning Therapy
Birth Control Counseling
Boards of Education
Breastfeeding Support Programs
Case/Care Management
Child Care Cooperatives
Child Care Expense Assistance
Child Care Provider Referrals
Child Care Providers
Clinical Psychiatric Evaluation
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Comprehensive Information and Referral
Court Records
Crisis Intervention
Developmental Assessment
Disability Related Transportation
Early Childhood Education
Early Literacy Development Programs
Educational Testing
Emergency Medical Transportation
Environmental Hazards Information
Family Counseling
General Assessment for Substance Use Disorders
General Relief
Group Counseling
Head Start
Head Start Grantee/Delegate Agencies
Head Start Sites
Health Education
Higher Education Awareness/Support Programs
Higher Education Bridge Programs
Housing Authorities
Housing Expense Assistance
Immunizations
Indian Health Service Clinics
Individual Counseling
Information and Referral
Mental Health Support Services
Native American Community
Nutrition Education
Older Adult/Disability Related Supportive Housing
Outpatient Mental Health Facilities
Parenting Education
Parenting Skills Classes
Pregnancy Counseling
Pregnancy Testing
Prenatal Care
Preschools
Protective Services
Public Preschools
Rent Payment Assistance
Safety Education Programs
School Districts
School Readiness Programs
School Social Work Services
Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers
Special Education
Special Preschools
Student Disability Services
Student Health Programs
Substance Abuse Intervention Programs
Substance Abuse Screening
Substance Use Disorder Counseling
Substance Use Disorder Education/Prevention
Substance Use Disorder Services
Substance Use Disorder Treatment Programs
Supportive Substance Use Disorder Services
System Advocacy
Traveling Attendants for People With Disabilities
WIC
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020

Las cruces, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING
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Address:
2407 W. Picacho, Suite A-100
Las cruces, NM 88007
Phone: 575-525-1036
Toll Free Phone: 800-489-8536
Fax: 575-525-1039
Services Provided: The State of New Mexico, Commission for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Persons provides effective leadership, education, advocacy and programs to reduce barriers to the social, economic, educational, cultural and intellectual well-being of Deaf and Hard of Hearing New Mexicans and their families, friends and colleagues.

Artificial Speech/Augmentative Communication Aids
Assistive Technology Equipment
Education Advocacy Groups
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Health Related Advocacy Groups
Housing Advocacy Groups
Individual Advocacy
Legislative Advocacy
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Self Advocacy Support
Sign Language Interpretation
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020

Mesilla, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF-PRESCHOOL AND KINDERGARTEN OUTREACH
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Address:
2363 Calle Del Sur
Mesilla, NM 88046
TDD: 800-841-6699
Toll Free Phone: 800-841-6699
Services Provided: Las Cruces location for NM Preschool/Kindergarten programs from the NM School for the Deaf. Location is at Mesilla Elementary.

Adapted Toys
Assistive Listening Devices
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Information
Assistive Technology Training
Audiological Evaluations
Audiology
Co-Parenting Workshops
Disability Awareness Programs
Disease/Disability Information
Early Childhood Education
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Family Life Education
Family Support Centers/Outreach
Health/Disability Related Support Groups
Hearing Aids
Hearing Augmentation Aids
Information and Referral
Language Therapy
Mental Health Evaluation
Parent Support Groups
Parenting Education
Parenting/Family Support Groups
Public Special Schools
Special Education
Special Education Advocacy
Special Education Assessment
Specialized Information and Referral
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
Speech Therapy
Speech and Language Evaluations
Speech and Language Pathology
Student Disability Services
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020

Rio rancho, NM

1380 Rio Rancho Blvd. #228
Rio rancho, NM 87124
Phone: 505-379-4624
Address:
1380 Rio Rancho Blvd. #228
Rio rancho, NM 87124
Phone: 505-379-4624
Services Provided: Empowering communities to elevate individuals on the autism spectrum and their families through inclusion, advocacy, and friendship.

Group Advocacy
Individual Advocacy
Issue Advocacy
Special Education Advocacy
Specialized Information and Referral
System Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
4550 Sundt Road NE
Rio rancho, NM 87124
Phone: 505-891-0757
Address:
4550 Sundt Road NE
Rio rancho, NM 87124
Phone: 505-891-0757
Fax: 505-891-2115
Wheelchair Access: Full Wheelchair Access
Services Provided: The ASK Academy is an New Mexico State authorized public charter school that provides educational services for students in grades 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grades. ASK focuses on two career pathways of Biomedical Sciences and Engineering and Design. ASK follows all federal and state Free and Appropriate Education and ADA compliance in accord with all other public schools. The ASK Academy emphasizes Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics STEM curricula to create a new learning culture through: Project based learning experiences, research programs, building relationships, and a strong partnership program to engage students in the learning process and developing opportunities to become lifelong learners. Families must enter their potential student into a public lottery to begin the enrollment process to enter the school at www.theaskacademy. The lottery process begins at the beginning of February each year for the upcoming school year.

Special Education
Special Education Advocacy
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020

Santa fe, NM

Address:
2155 Candelero Street
Santa fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-471-7511
Fax: 505-473-2812
Services Provided: Education consulting, reading, coaching, tutoring, family dynamic, assessment, and support.

Adult Basic Education
Alternative Education
Art Therapy
Assistive Technology Equipment
Audiological Evaluations
Autism Therapy
Home Based Parenting Education
Play Therapy
Service Animals
Special Education
Special Education Advocacy
Special Education Assessment
Special Education Classes/Centers
Speech Therapy
Speech and Language Evaluations
Student Disability Services
Tutoring Services
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
Organization Name: NEW MEXICO SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF-PRESCHOOL AND KINDERGARTEN OUTREACH
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Address:
1060 Cerrillos Road
Santa fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-476-6300
TDD: 800-841-6699
Toll Free Phone: 800-841-6699
Services Provided: Santa Fe location for the Preschool, Kindergarten, and Primary program from the NM School for the Deaf.

Adapted Toys
Assistive Listening Devices
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Information
Assistive Technology Training
Audiological Evaluations
Audiology
Co-Parenting Workshops
Disability Awareness Programs
Disease/Disability Information
Early Childhood Education
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Family Life Education
Family Support Centers/Outreach
Health/Disability Related Support Groups
Hearing Aids
Hearing Augmentation Aids
Information and Referral
Language Therapy
Mental Health Evaluation
Parent Support Groups
Parenting Education
Parenting/Family Support Groups
Public Special Schools
Special Education
Special Education Advocacy
Special Education Assessment
Specialized Information and Referral
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
Speech Therapy
Speech and Language Evaluations
Speech and Language Pathology
Student Disability Services
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 9/26/2020

Nationwide

107 Commerce Centre Drive, Suite 204
Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone: 704-947-7779
Address:
107 Commerce Centre Drive, Suite 204
Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone: 704-947-7779
Fax: 704-948-7779
Services Provided: Committed to full participation of persons with disabilities in post-secondary education. Website resources include civil rights, legal resources, DSS professionals.
Provider Profiles: Affiliate programs Utah AHEAD, New Mexico AHEAD
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 9/26/2020
P.O. Box 6767
Towson, MD 21285
Phone: 844-426-7224
Address:
P.O. Box 6767
Towson, MD 21285
Phone: 844-426-7224
Fax: 410-372-0209
Services Provided: The Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates, Inc. (COPAA) is an independent, nonprofit, §501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization of attorneys, advocates, parents and related professionals. COPAA focuses on the rights of children who receive special education services and supports, and who are eligible to be served under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and other statutes. This includes working to ensure that children with disabilities receive a Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE). COPAA endeavors to improve the quality and quantity of legal assistance for parents of children with disabilities. COPAA does not represent individual parents but provides a network to assist, train, and inform advocates, attorneys, parents, and related professionals.

[https://www.copaa.org/search/default.asp COPAA Member Search]: Parents who are looking to find a special education attorney, a special education advocate, or a related professional may look up referrals in the COPAA Member Directory. This directory is to serve as a resource for members and the public to find attorneys, advocates and other professional who belong to COPAA and advocate on behalf of children with disabilities.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/26/2020