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Helpful Resources

We've put together a list of phone numbers for agencies and programs that offer support services which are often needed by those experiencing the symptoms of psychosis.

Below this list you will find links to national organizations that are working to educate, promote research, and provide support services to people with mental illnesses.

Phone Numbers

Frequently Sought Resources
Child Protective Services (CPS) /
Children’s Youth and Family Department (CYFD)
(505) 841-6100
Adult Protective Services (APS) (505) 841-6100
Department of Workforce Solutions (505) 841-9300
Housing (505) 764-3920 / (505) 314-0200
Medicaid 1-800-705-4452
Social Security 1-800-772-1213
Women, Infants and Children (WIC) (505) 764-0271
Indian Health Services (505) 248-4000
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) 1-800-953-6745
NM Mental Health Hotline 1-855-NM CRISIS (1-855-662-7474)
Agora Crisis Center (505) 277-3013
Suicide Intervention 1-800-Suicide
UNM Mental Health Center
24-Hour Crisis Line
(505) 272-2800
(505) 272-2920
Catholic Charities (505) 724-4670
United Way (505) 247-3671
Jewish Family Services (505) 291-1818
Shelters
Amistad (505) 877-0371
Barrett House
(for women and children up to 21 days)
(505) 246-9244
Casa Hermosa
(for teens and young adults 16-21)
(505) 212-7470
Cuidando Los Ninos
(free daycare for homeless children)
(505) 843-6899
Joy Junction (505) 877-6967
New Day (505) 938-1060
Noon Day Ministry (505) 246-8001
Albuquerque Rescue Mission (505) 346-4673
Emergency Food Box Programs
Alamosa Multi Service (505) 836-8760
Storehouse (505) 842-6491
Salvation Army (505) 872-1171
Project Share (505) 242-5677
Healthcare for the Homeless
1217 1st St. NW
Medical Clinic (505) 242-4644
Dental Clinic (505) 242-8288
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
(through Healthcare for the Homeless)
Drop in/Case Management (505) 843-7611
Counseling and Assessment (505) 766-9520
Harm Reduction/Syringe Exchange (505) 266-4188
Suboxone Program (505) 338-1641
Substance Abuse
Turquoise Lodge (505) 841-8978
MATS Detox (505) 468-1555
ASAP (UNM Addiction & Substance Abuse Program) (505) 925-2400 or (505) 925-2401

Website Resources

Learning more about mental illness is a significant first step in understanding and treatment. We offer the following resources to provide additional information, updates on current research, and additional support options.

  • National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

    The mission of NIMH is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure. NIMH is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

  • National Alliance of the Mentally Ill (NAMI)

    NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI's education programs help families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need. The organization helps shape national public policy for people with mental illness and their families and provides grassroots volunteers with tools, resources and skills. NAMI's toll-free HelpLine (800-950-6264) provides free referrals, information and support. To help combat stigma and encourage understanding, NAMI hosts public awareness events and activities, including Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW), NAMIWalks and other efforts.

  • National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) MedlinePlus Information on Schizophrenia

    Located on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, the NLM maintains the world’s largest biomedical library, including print and electronic information resources on a wide range of topics. It also supports and conducts research, development, and training in biomedical informatics and health information technology.