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We address the health-related causes and consequences of homelessness through outreach and free site-based services click here
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Our dental program helps people who are homeless improve nutrition, self esteem, and seek assistance for other problems
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  • Our mission

    Mission: 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

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  • AHCH Advocacy

    Advocacy on policy issues is essential to AHCH’s work on behalf of people experiencing homelessness; not just in Albuquerque, but nationally too. AHCH advocates for solutions to

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  • Eliminating Barriers

    For over two decades, Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless (AHCH) has served our community as the only health care organization in Central New Mexico dedicated exclusively

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  • Project Tours

    Upcoming tour Dates: June 17 - Full / Closed July 15 - Full / Closed August 19 - 10 spots available September 16 October 21 Monthly tours are available for anyone interested in

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LATEST AHCH NEWS

 

Two Homeless Men Slayed in Albuquerque - Disappointing. Devastating. Unnecessary. These words best describe the slaying of two men who were homeless last weekend in Albuquerque. The men identified as Allison Gorman 44, and Kee Thompson, were sleeping in an empty field near 60th Street and Central Avenue when three teenagers, Alex Rios, 18, Nathaniel Carillo, 16, and Gilbert Tafoya, 15, fatally beat the men before leaving their bodies nearly unrecognizable. According to Tafoya, the threesome Continue Reading
Employment Rates for the Mentally Ill - Homelessness is a national and community tragedy, and it’s a homegrown issue. Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless (AHCH) works in alignment with Article #25 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948), with reference especially to housing, health care and social services to address basic needs. Not addressing the basic needs of people who are homeless undermines their rights Continue Reading
Harm Reduction Frequently Asked Questions - Q: What is Harm Reduction? A: Harm reduction refers to policies, programs, and practices that aim to reduce the harms associated with the use of psychoactive drugs in people unable or unwilling to stop. Q: Whom does it affect? A: For AHCH we believe it affects all people.  The core concept is to meet people where they are  in a judgment Continue Reading

 

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AHCH Overview Video

This great video was featured on abqinvolved.org and helped AHCH earn a generous grant.

Supporters

These generous supporters make our work possible.
Our program relies on funding from many different sources including some of our great community and corporate partners.

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Job of the Month

Therapist works to provide individual/group therapy, clinical assessments, crisis intervention and outreach to people experiencing homelessness. Knowledge of evidence-based approaches and psychotropic medications. Experience with underserved populations and bilingual. (English/Spanish) strongly preferred.

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