LOOKING FOR ASSISTANCE
We are working with other state agencies and the federal government to ensure services through the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Are you receiving services now, or would you like to see what help is available, given the COVID-19 emergency? Find out what programs and services are available through HSD.
How can I apply for assistance?
You can apply online for food, energy, and cash assistance online at: www.yes.state.nm.us or you can call the Customer Service Center at: 1-800-283-4465
How do I apply for health insurance?
You can apply for Medicaid over the phone. Call: 1-855-637-6574
How do I navigate the YESNM website?
Eligibility Waivers and Flexibilities
NM Waiver Request for Students
|SNAP COVID19 Multiple Adjustment Denial|
|Cash Assistance||Eliminate Asset Test
Extend Good Cause
Expand Diversion Payment
|Expand Contractor Support|
Under the authority of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act NM anticipates receiving ~$8mill in additional funds
Utility Shut-off Moratorium
|Medicaid||Link to site below|
|Medicaid Provider||Link to site below|
|Behavioral Health||Expanding Service Delivery Modalities
Providing Certified Peer Support Workers for individuals in isolation shelters
Harm Reduction for Alcohol Use Disordered patients
Substance Use Disorder Treatment – Public Service Announcement Campaign
NM Crisis and Access Line (NMCAL) app
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and NM Medicaid
NM Medicaid is working with its federal, state and local partners to ensure Medicaid services continue to be delivered without interruption during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. Medicaid-related resources listed below will be updated as announced.
For more information about COVID-19, visit the cv.nmhealth webpage.
Submit Medicaid policy-related COVID-19 questions to MADInfo.HSD@state.nm.us.
For additional information related to Conronavirus (COVID-19) and NM Medicaid, visit the NM Medicaid Portal at https://nmmedicaid.portal.conduent.com/static/index.htm