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Video: Consumer Division Added to Assist Clients in New Mexico


We have launced a Consumer Division to better serve New Mexicans with specific civil consumer related issues.

Wildfire Legal Assistance Hotline


Wildfire Legal Assistance Hotline Call toll free 888-985-5141 Hotline is staffed Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. MST If phone is busy or unanswered, please leave a voicemail and the best way to reach you. We will return your call within 1-...

Important Links and Deadlines For Wildfire Evacuees


DEADLINES ARE: FEMA APPLICATION: July 5, 2022. Instructions here: https://youtu.be/gauX2A0P8GU Disaster SNAP (food benefits): June 13, 2022. Apply Here: Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP) Freque...

Housing: Landlord - Tenant FREE Law Workshop


LANDLORD – TENANT LAW WORKSHOP FREE seminar for public On Thurs, June 2, 2022 and repeated Thurs, Sept 1st , and Thurs, Dec 1st , 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. At the Albuquerque Housing Authority (AHA) main office, in the Carnis Salisbury Building at 1840 Unive...

New Mexico Stimulus Update


ALL NEW MEXICANS may be eligible to receive rebate (a.k.a. stimulus) payments from the State of NM of up to $750 ($1500 for families) in 2022.  Two laws were passed in 2022 that provide for either “rebates” or “relief payments” for New Mexica...

Consumer Information: Wildfire Insurance Hotline


The Office of the Superintendent of Insurance is launching a Wildfire Hotline (833) 485-1336. Additional information available on the OSI website . Consumers having difficulty with insurance coverage can also file a complaint here .

Bernalillo County Rental Assistance Program: Enroll Today


The Bernalillo County Rental Assistance Program is still taking applications. Please click here to enroll.

Video: Illegal Lockouts - Know Your Rights


They're called ILLEGAL LOCKOUTS - it happens to families across New Mexico. In this video our housing managing attorney offers tips on what to do if this happens to you.

Workforce Solutions Seeking Those Denied Benefits


New Mexico Legal Aid recently became aware that the NM Department of Workforce Solutions has issued a form letter notifying certain former UI applicants who were denied benefits during the Pandemic of their right to apply retroactively for a federal ...

Register for April 12 Tax Preparation Workshop


Register for April 12, 2022, 5:00 MT Tax Preparation Workshop, “IRS Better Have My Money! 2022 Tax Preparation Workshop” (English) here: https://actionnetwork.org/forms/it-is-tax-season-again

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