AHCH Annual Board Updates and Nominations
AHCH Annual Board Updates and Nominations

Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless (AHCH) announces the annual election of five new officers for the AHCH Board of...

Employee Spotlight: AHCH Behavioral Therapist Ryan Porter
Employee Spotlight: AHCH Behavioral Therapist Ryan Porter

AHCH Ensuring Access to Behavioral Health Through Telehealth Services Ryan has been a behavioral health therapist with AHCH for over...

New Program Coordinator
New Program Coordinator Excited To Reimagine Social Justice as a Tool for Healing in the Arts

Your Investment in AHCH Creates Access to the Arts Strewn across the tables of ArtStreet were stacks of paper of...

Economic Impact Payment Outreach Project
Economic Impact Payment Outreach Project

People Experiencing Homelessness Are In Danger Of Going Without Coronavirus Recovery Rebates During This Ongoing Pandemic Updated 5/10/2021 AHCH, HopeWorks Outreach...

Eviction Relief and Resources
Eviction Relief and Resources

*NOTE: AHCH does not have an eviction program and values promoting community resources that help end or diminish homelessness. Please...

Vaccine Clinics
AHCH Vaccine Clinic

Every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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Primary health care

Primary medical care, psychiatric services, eye, dermatology, podiatry, and other specialty clinics.

Social & Behavioral health

Individual therapy, group therapy, behavioral health assessment and crisis intervention

Outreach and Harm Reduction

Children’s Outreach and Harm Reduction Outreach.

Dental Care

We provide free dental care to people experiencing homelessness. Cleaning, extractions, dentures, and more.

Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless is...

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World Homeless Day 2021

World Homeless Day Because Homelessness is a Violation of Human Rights  World Homeless Day, in many various ways, highlighted the work being done to change the lives of people experiencing...
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New ArtStreet shows marks the 25th anniversary of exhibition partnership between AHCH and Harwood Art Center.

"ArtStreet Unmasked" exhibition opens at The Harwood Art Center, 114 7th Street NW, ABQ.
Gallery is open to public Wednesday & Thursday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
COVID-19 safety protocols will require anyone attending the exhibit to wear a mask and practice social distancing.
More details: https://bit.ly/33KnV0N

"ArtStreet Unmasked" will be on exhibit January 18 to February 24, 2022.

"ArtStreet Unmasked" is a show about persona and how we express our unmasked selves, culture, social inequities, illnesses, and more. These artists have explored the rich symbology of mask making and creative expression through use of mixed media and recycled art, transforming old, recycled and reused objects into amazing pieces of contemporary art.

Image: XuanNhan, Lions Portal, Acrylic, 2021.

#ArtStreet #ABQArtists #HarwoodArtCenter

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"ArtStreet Unmasked" exhibition opens at The Harwood Art Center, 114 7th Street NW, ABQ. Gallery is open to public Wed. & Thur. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More details: https://bit.ly/33KnV0N

Masks required

Image: XuanNhan, Lions Portal, Acrylic, 2021.

#ArtStreet #HarwoodArtCenter

Here's your reminder that AHCH is still offering COVID-19 vaccines for those who wish to be vaccinated.

Shots are available weekly on Tuesdays from 9AM-11AM, and no appointment is necessary.

#VaccineClinicABQ #PublicHealthAlbuquerque

Rev. Dr. King: "If we are going to make the American dream a reality, we are challenged to work in an action program to get rid of the last vestiges of segregation and discrimination."

How will you meet the challenge of building a just society? #MLKDay2022 #HumanRights

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Your donation provides critical services for the most vulnerable populations

Homelessness will make you sick and can kill you.

The statistics are grim. In the City of Albuquerque, a minimum of 1,318 people reported experiencing homelessness on January 23, 2017 per the New Mexico Coalition to End Homelessness Point-In-Time Count, and per Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless (AHCH) and community best estimates, at least 16,000 persons – approximately 2.3% of Bernalillo County residents – will experience homelessness during the year.

When people experience homelessness

access to adequate health care can mean the difference between getting back on your feet, getting sicker, or even dying.  AHCH believes health care is a human right and that all people are entitled to health care. We serve people in many stages of homelessness including those living in cars or motels, couch surfing, on the street, in shelters and in transitional housing. Having access to a doctor and medical care to take care of chronic conditions like diabetes, high blood pressure, chronic pain, is essential.

For over three decades, Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless (AHCH) has served our community as the only health care organization in Central New Mexico dedicated exclusively to providing services to homeless people. AHCH provides critical services to over 7,000 men, women and children every year. By addressing the health-related causes of homelessness, AHCH makes it possible for people to find solutions to end their homelessness.

many of the people we serve at Health Care for the Homeless are children

MISSION & VISION

Mission

Our mission is to provide caring and comprehensive health and integrated supportive services, linking people experiencing homelessness to individual and collective solutions, and to be a leader in implementing innovative service models and a catalyst for solutions to homelessness and uphold a commitment to diversity and equity.

Vision

To live in a world that is just and without homelessness.