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  • Department of Health Public Health Offices

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    https://nmhealth.org/location/public/

    Department of Health operates public health clinics that offer a variety of services to New Mexicans. This site is a directory of public health clinics. Each location has its own hours of operation, and a unique set of services. Please note that some locations require an appointment and do not accept walk-ins.

    Services may include:

    Health promotion

    Immunizations

    Family Planning

    Testing Sexually transmitted diseases

    Women, infant, children (special supplemental nutrition program)

    Harm Reduction

    Tuberculosis treatment

    Children’s medical services

    Refugee health

    Breast and cervical cancer screenings

     

  • Families and Youth, Inc. (FYI)

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    FYI is a non-profit agency serving families and youth in the Las Cruces area

    Programs and Services:

    Next Rainbow Generation (NRG) is a youth-driven support group for the LGBTQ youth community that provides on-going peer led interventions and presentations pertaining to HIV/AIDS, STD, and LGBTQ issues. NRG promotes positive self-esteem, helps youth become informed on issues that affect the LGBTQ youth community, and advocates for health equality.

    Needle Exchange Program

    • Free & Confidential syringe exchange site
    • Distribution of new syringes & works
    • Disposal site of used syringes & works
    • Narcan distribution and overdose prevention education
    • Education for harm reduction practices and blood borne pathogens

    Acudetox

    Ear acupuncture is a proven method to help reduce stress, food cravings, anxiety, and trauma/PTSD. It also aids in reducing symptoms due to: Alcohol use, tobacco use, tranquilizers, barbiturates, downers, methamphetamine, amphetamine, cocaine, narcotics like heroin, morphine, oxycodone, marijuana, prescription, and other drugs.

    Shift +

    Alcohol educational presentation on the harms associated with underage and binge drinking.

    Alcohol brief intervention to youth who experiencing alcohol-related issues.

     

    https://www.fyinm.org/

    1320 S Solano Drive
    Las Cruces, New Mexico 88001
    P: (575) 522-4004

  • I Am Me: Understanding the Intersections of Gender, Sexuality, and Identity (41min)

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    “I am Me” is an educational training video that explores the challenges our lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, etc. (LGBTQ+) young people face and how adults can be supportive allies. The video begins with the concepts of gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation and then explores the challenges that LGBTQ+ youth face through personal stories from young people and adult advocates. The video ends with youth sharing how they need to be supported and a checklist on how to participate in acts of allyship for LGBTQ+ youth. More resources for training found here: I_Am_Me_Resource_Guide
    This training is great for any adult who works with LGBTQ youth.

  • Interactive Map of Healthcare Facilities with LGBT-friendly policies

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    The Human Rights Campaign created a 2017 Healthcare Equality Index (HEI)

    http://www.hrc.org/hei/interactive-map

    Search healthcare facilities throughout New Mexico and find their policies.

    UNM hospital is a 5 year Top Performer in this program.

  • New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc.

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    If you are a survivor of sexual assault search this list for a provider near you:

    Sexual Assault Service Providers (SASP)

    If you are a survivor looking for a mental health provider who is knowledgeable about sexual abuse, see this list:

    New Mexico Mental Health Centers

    NMCSAP also has information and resources on the following topics

    General resources and information on consent, sexual violence, and abuse

    Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE) programs and coordinators

    Sexual violence prention programs

    Video Trainings and Webinars

    Public Policy

     

  • New Mexico HIV-Hepatitis-STD guide

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    http://nmhivguide.org/

    This online searchable resource guide will help you find the services you need.

    ~Search for a provider

    ~HIV testing and prevention

    ~Testing for sexually transmitted diseases (STD) and hepatitis A, B and C.

    ~Guide of harm reduction services, including syringe exchange, helpful to persons with or at risk of infectious diseases

    You don’t have to pay for an HIV test if you receive a test at your local public health office or local HIV prevention organization. If you have private insurance and ask for an HIV test from your doctor, co-pays or lab test fees may apply. Check with your insurance to make sure!

  • NM HIV Guide

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    New Mexico’s Online Resource Guide to HIV, Hep C, and STD. Search for clinics and service providers.

    http://www.nmhivguide.org/

  • Osta Vista Ranch Project

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    The Oso Vista Ranch project’s purpose is to provide culturally-based substance abuse prevention, youth development, cultural identity and financial literacy programs for the Ramah Navajo and other Native American Communities. We believe that Cultural Identity + Behavioral Health Support + Financial Sustainability equal Empowerment for Native Communities.

    (505) 775-3061
    margaretm@osovistaranchproject.org
    https://osovistaranchproject.org/

  • PFLAG Las Cruces–local resource list

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    Find a great list of organizations serving LGBTQ+ folks in southern New Mexico.

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  • QuitNowNM.com

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    Services include:

    • Comprehensive cessation services in English and Spanish
    • 8-week supply of free nicotine gum, patch or lozenges
    • Local cessation resources
    • Educational materials
    • Community forums
    • Text message support (optional)
    • four essential Practices
    1. Quit at your own pace.
    2. Conquer your urges to smoke.
    3. Use medications so they work.
    4. Don’t just quit, become a non-smoker.

    http://quitnownm.com/

  • The Purple Pages (El Paso)

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    El  Paso’s Purple Pages list LGBTQ-friendly healthcare providers, social service providers, and partners.

    http://www.thepurplepages.org/