Offers emergency financial assistance, food, and shelter; has programs for transitional housing, rehabilitation, older adults, and youth, as well as a thrift store and worship center. The Salvation Army administers the HEAT New Mexico funds for utilities/utility assistance for New Mexico Gas Company. Thrift store donations accepted.
The Albuquerque Family Services has moved to 4301 Bryn Mawr Drive NE M-F, and hours are 9:00-11:30am and 1:30-3:00pm. Phone number: 872-1171. 31-day passes are sold Monday-Friday, 9:00-11:30am and 1:00-3:30pm at 4301 Bryn Mawr Drive NE; and Wednesdays, 9:00-11:30am and 1:00-3:30pm at 501 Broadway Blvd SE.
The Santa Fe Family Services (525 West Alameda) offers a daily free breakfast Mon-Fri (8:00 - 8:30 am), laundry and showers Mon-Fri (8:30 - 11:00 am), clothing when available, and a lunch for seniors (55+) on Thursdays (11:00 am - 1:00 pm); if seeking food box or financial assistance (eg., gas or electric bill), call 505-988-8054 for appt. Mon-Wed (11:00 am - 4:00 pm) or Thurs (1:00 - 4:00 pm).
The Farmington Family Services (319 West Broadway) has a winter shelter for homeless persons during the winter months (best to call first: 505-327-5117).
In Las Cruces, Salvation Army's financial assistance is limited to help with emergencies from fire or flood and you need to provide police documentation of the emergency.
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. The Salvation Army has been meeting the physical and spiritual needs of people in the southwest since 1893. Internationally, it is an organization with a lineage of public service that dates back to 1865 and has evolved over the decades into a social service provider with an unmatched scope and breadth. The Salvation Army currently has representation in 130 countries worldwide, in addition to nearly 8,000 centers of operation across the United States.4301 Bryn Mawr Drive NE