Self Help, in partnership with United Way of Northern New Mexico, is an organization dedicated to helping those in need in Northern New Mexico. Founded in 1969, the agency is located in at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Los Alamos, NM. The 211 service for Northern New Mexico is located inside the offices of Self Help, Inc.
Information about Self Help, Inc.is available at our website: www.selfhelpla.org.
Information about United Way of Northern New Mexico is available at www.unitedwaynnm.org
WHAT IS 2-1-1?
2-1-1 is to non-emergency assistance what 911 is to emergency response: a quick andeasy way for people to access needed help by phone. 2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember freedialing code. Like 911, 2-1-1 is answered by people trained to assess callers' needs quickly and refer them to the most appropriate assistance. 2-1-1 uses a comprehensive computerized database of more than 200 services from over 400 public and non-profit health and human service organizations in northern New Mexico(Rio ArribaTaos, and Los Alamos Counties). Most frequent requests are for rent, mortgage and utilities, food, health care,and transitional housing for families.