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 981,127 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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Meet Kari Armijo who began serving in January 2023.

The Latest News From HSD

New Mexico extends Medicaid for vulnerable populations

Seniors receiving long-term care and people with disabilities extended for 12 months   SANTA FE – Today, the New Mexico Human Services Department (HSD) announced a significant extension of Medicaid coverage for seniors receiving long-term care and...

Medicaid open enrollment period now available 

State to host statewide informational community events   SANTA FE – The New Mexico Human Services Department (HSD) announces the open enrollment period for Medicaid under the new Turquoise Care program, from April 1, through May 31, 2024. This introduces...

New Mexico selected to join NASHP’s Health and Housing Institute

Initiative aims to revolutionize access to housing and health services for people experiencing homelessness and housing instability  SANTA FE – The New Mexico Human Services Department (HSD) is pleased to announce that New Mexico has been selected, along with...