To transform lives. Working with our partners, we design and deliver innovative, high quality health and human services that improve the security and promote independence for New Mexicans in their communities. 


Social impact totals for SNAP, Medicaid, LIHEAP, TANF, Child Support, and Behavioral Health Programs with images representing each program.
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Learn more about HSD's Social Impact Measures

A description of the measures and monthly data that can be viewed at the state or county level are available on the HSD Scorecard website.

HSD Customers March 2021

Click here to view a trendline of HSD customers over time.

The Human Services Department provides services and benefits to 973,553 New Mexicans through several programs including Medicaid, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Child Support, and several Behavioral Health Services. Click here to view a detailed explanation of the data analysis.

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Office of the Secretary

Meet Kari Armijo who began serving in January 2023.

The Latest News From HSD

State announces modernized child support guidelines for 2024

New Child Support Schedule reflects economic changes and introduces self-support reserve; ends $5 Cash Medical Support Orders for children on Medicaid SANTA FE – In a bold move to support non-custodial and custodial parents, the New Mexico Human Services Department...

Human Services Department announces new leadership

SANTA FE – The New Mexico Human Services Department (HSD) is pleased to announce the recent appointments of Kathy Slater-Huff and Kyra Ochoa as Deputies Secretaries. The addition of these leaders highlights the department’s commitment to better serve New Mexico’s...

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