Financial Assistance, Income Support, Taxes

Organization/Contact Services/Comments Phone            

Child Support Information Center

The NM child support enforcement division (CSED) can assist with collecting child support on behalf of New Mexico's children.

(800) 288-7207 in New Mexico

(800) 585-7631 Out of State

Foster Care tuition and general fees waiver 

Students in foster care can bring letter of proof from CYFD to CNM Admissions for waiver 

(505) 841-7786 (CYFD Contact)

(505) 224-3160 (CNM Admissions) 

Home Education Livelihood Program (HELP)

Provides assistance to Bernalillo County families with paying for utility bills, rent help and it even provides free food vouchers if applicants are not currently receiving food stamps.

(505) 265-3717

Human Services Dept. (State of New Mexico) 

The mission of the Income Support Division is to relieve, minimize or eliminate poverty and to make available certain services for eligible low-income individuals and families through statewide programs of financial assistance, food assistance, employment assistance and training services.  


(800) 432-6217

Los Ojos de la Familia

Awards scholarships for post-secondary education or K-12 academic summer or after-school programs based on need, school and community involvement, and academic achievement.

(505) 362-6073

Midwest NM Cap-Comm. Action Program

Located in Los Lunas and Belen Head Start Program.

(505) 865-9697

Multi-Service Center-Alamosa Rent and utilities assistance, other services

(505) 836-8800

My Free Taxes

Free online tax filing for individuals or families with a combined income under $60,000

(855) 698-9435

Resources, Scholarships, Financial Aid for single Moms & Dads

We are providing resources and advice for single parents in the hopes of helping them improve their chances of obtaining a college degree.  Learn how to meet those challenges and learn where to get help

Salvation Army

Rent and utility assistance, liaison with landlords, senior independent living facility.

(505) 881-4292

Society of St. Vincent de Paul

This is a Roman Catholic organization that assists all people, regardless of faith.  It provides assistance with gas, electricity, utility, water bills, and electric bills.

(505) 898-5253 ext 6

Soroptimist "Live Your Dream" Awards (formerly Women's Opportunity Awards)

Education and training awards for women who are the primary financial support for their families and have a financial need. Must be enrolled in or accepted to a vocational training or undergraduate educational program. Must have SSN ot Tax ID number.

(505) 797-8032

Tax Help NM

Volunteer tax preparers are available to meet with residents at locations across the state, including CNM in Albuquerque.

 (505) 224-3000

UNM El Centro de la Raza

List of scholarships for Hispanics, help with FAFSA in Spanish

(505) 277-5020

Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP)

Scholarship for women who have survived partner abuse, have been separated from abuser for at least one year, have been receiving services from a community agency for at least 6 consecutive months, agency willing to sponsor student

(910) 397-7742


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