Financial & Housing Resources
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Financial Resources

2-1-1 of Northern New Mexico
Resources provided by the United Way of NNM and Self Help, Inc.

Self Help, Inc.
A non-profit organization dedicated to assisting those in need and developing self-reliance in Northern New Mexico.

Social Security

Housing Resources

Section 8 Housing
Los Alamos County partners with Santa Fe Civic Housing Authority - Espanola Office for Section 8 assistance. Housing specialist, Christine Archuleta, is in Los Alamos every other Wednesday, please call 505-753-3897 or the Social Services Division at 505-662-8068 for more information. Please click Calendar to view the dates the Santa Fe Civic Housing Authority is in Los Alamos. 

COVID-19 Guidance: If you are not feeling well and you have an appointment and/or deadline, please contact Christine Archuleta to make other arrangements at (505) 753-3897. Will will continue to be available for your questions, concerns and other issues via phone. 

SFCHA Notice


Local Area Apartment Rentals
A starting point for those seeking an apartment rental in Los Alamos or White Rock, as compiled by local area agencies and various property owners and managers. This list is subject to change without notice at any time, and vacancies cannot be guaranteed.  

Food Resources

Santa Fe Food Depot's Mobile Food Pantry is available to low-income residents on the 4th Friday of each month from 11:30am - 12:30pm, except holidays, in the parking lot at First United Methodist Church. Call (505) 662-8068 for more information.

Legal Resources - for Seniors

The Legal Resources for he Elderly Program (LREP) is a free, statewide helpline for New Mexico residents age 55 and older. The program does not have any income restrictions. It is a joint project of the New Mexico state Bar Foundation and the New Mexico Aging and Long-Term Services Department. 

LREP helps with: 
  • Debt problems/Bankruptcy
  • Employment issues
  • Guardianship
  • Medicare
  • Social Disability
  • and MORE...

Hotline phone number: 1-800-876-6657