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About ALTSD

At the heart of the Aging and Long-Term Services Department’s mission is the belief that New Mexico’s older adults and adults with disabilities have the right to remain active participants in their communities, to age with respect and dignity, to be protec...

Senior Social Hour

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Press & Media Resources

Resources and communications for the news outlets...

Create & Connect

The Create & Connect Campaign is a collaboration started by the Aging and Long-Term Services Department to get uplifting letters and engaging social media programming into the homes of New Mexicans with disabilities and to seniors....

COVID-19 Resources and Information

COVID-19 Resources and Information...

Avoiding Scams & Fraud

As awareness about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic grows, so do the scams associated with it. Scammers use public health emergencies as opportunities for new fraud schemes, and because older adults are at greater risk for serious illness from COVID-19,...

Silver Alert

Governor Susana Martinez signed the Silver Alert law in 2013. A Silver Alert is a notification that gets sent out statewide, similar to that of an Amber Alert. It relates to an endangered person (in imminent danger of causing harm to one’s self or others o...

Wellness, Dignity & Access to Justice

The State Ombudsman Program is excited to announce Wellness Events- COVID-safe functions dedicated to encouraging, entertaining, and uplifting seniors through safe and innovative programs....

Ombudsman Volunteers

Ombudsmen provide a voice for long-term care residents at a time in their lives when they are particularly vulnerable. A corps of more than 100 dedicated Ombudsman volunteers statewide assist...

Town Hall Meetings

Ombudsman Town Hall Meetings...

The Program

The Ombudsmen are here to assist residents of all Long-Term Care Facilities throughout New Mexico....

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Providing a voice for vulnerable adults who might otherwise go unheard… Through regular visits to nursing homes and assisted living facilities...

Senior Protective Services

Are you worried about your loved one? There is help. Call our ADRC at 1-800-432-2080....

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Grandparents and relatives who are raising children whose parents are unable to care for them are called “kinship caregivers”. If you find yourself in this situation, you may have many questions about your legal rights and resources to help you in this ver...

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Caregiving

Alzheimer’s disease, the most common type of dementia, accounts for about 60-80% of all cases of dementia, a constellation of diseases and conditions that cause impaired memory and cognition, behavior changes and are ultimately fatal. It is not a normal pa...

Caregiver Support

The types of caregiver services and supports will vary with the needs of you and your loved one. These may change over time. There may be different professionals that will assist you according to each situation such as a hospital discharge planner or your ...

Caregiver Planning

The Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) assists elders, persons with disabilities and caregivers in finding services and resources, statewide....

Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC)

The ADRC is here to assist elders, persons with disabilities and caregivers to find services and resources to help them live well and independently....

Care Transition Program

This free program helps residents transition from long-term care facilities back into a community setting. We provide individuals with a clear pathway regarding available choices for long-term service and support options for those who like to return home, ...

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