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
Vaccine Clinincs

Every Tuesday 9 - 12

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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...

Personal │ Compassionate │ Ethical │ Effective

Indigenous Peoples Day 2021

Today is Indigenous Peoples’ Day. It’s a day to honor the cultures and histories of Indigenous People and an opportunity to celebrate Indigenous excellence, achievements, and contributions. Indigenous Peoples Day...
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Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless on Social Media

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Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless
Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless
At AHCH, our vision is to live in a world that is just and without homelessness. This is of course only possible with the aid of policy-based and societal interventions such as access to safe and affordable housing, healthcare, and education. This world is possible!

#EndHomelessness

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There's just one week left before city elections in Albuquerque, and we want to make sure voters are educated about ballot measure GO Bonds for housing. Swipe to learn more about Go Bonds.

Special thanks to @fcsABQ & City Councilor Isaac Benton

#AdvocacyMatters #Albuquerque

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AHCH Case Managers work to increase access to life saving medical services and housing for people experiencing homelessness in #Albuquerque. For more info, visit https://abqhch.org.

#EndHomelessness #AdvocacyMatters

Luci Tapahonso is a Navajo poet. She weaves the Navajo language into her writing. For Tapahonso, these concepts are inextricably linked states @thenewmexican. More info: https://bit.ly/2ZcJ1mZ

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Your gift Saves Lives

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.