Democracy Will Advance Health Equity By Addressing Housing Insecurity and Homelessness

AHCH will Advocate for Legislation During 2021 New Mexico Legislative Session   People experiencing homelessness struggle to maintain a safe and healthy place to live and typically have poorer physical and mental health outcomes and are at greater risk for infection during the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to other challenges.  In response, and thanks to AHCH Street Medicine Outreach…

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Your Year-End Tax Deduction Information

Due to the rise of people seeking services during the COVID-19 crisis, AHCH outreach services have increased from 8% to 38% during this public health crisis. With your generosity, we can continue to provide life-saving support. With just two 48 hours left in 2020, your year-end generosity will mobilize our care team and provide care to those in need wherever they are. By addressing the health-related causes of homelessness, AHCH…

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First Day of Winter 2020: Long, Dark Days of Winter, Nowhere to Call Home, and a Highly Infectious Virus

The First Day of Winter, or the winter solstice, is a national awareness day to remember and honor those who have died while experiencing homelessness and honor those who have lost their lives unnecessarily in the last year. AHCH builds our annual campaign around the First Day of Winter (FDW), Monday, December 21, to reinforce how important quality health…

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Eviction Relief and Resources

*NOTE: AHCH does not have an eviction program and values promoting community resources that help end or diminish homelessness. Please check out the community resources available for eviction prevention in our community.   UPDATED: 8/04/2021 If COVID-19 has caused economic hardships in your household, you may be eligible for Emergency Rental Assistance in the state…

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New Mexico’s Health Care for the Homeless Network Recognize Health Care for the Homeless Day

National Health Center Week 2020 Health Care for the Homeless Day  Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless, First Nations Community HealthSource, Albuquerque; El Centro Family Health, Espanola; La Familia Medical Center, Santa Fe; Presbyterian Medical Services, Santa Fe; St. Luke’s Health Care Clinic, Inc, Las Cruses. The National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) sponsors National Health Center…

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ArtStreet To Go

Welcome to “ArtStreet To Go.” While ArtStreet is closed, we offer a weekly series of supportive art projects.  ArtStreet Program Coordinator Barbara Jensen is preparing these simple opportunities to explore your thoughts and emotions through mindful art activities. We’re glad you’re here!  We encourage you to work at your own pace. If you’d like to…

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