Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico

Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico One of our strengths is an innovative, unified network of programs that helps people face and rise above their many economic, family, and life challenges.
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CAASNM’s programs are organized into four allied “pillars” which provide a comprehensive array of health, financial, and social service programs. They are: Family Wellness; Family Empowerment; Bridging Resources; and Community Connections. Under CAASNM's Thriving Families initiative, they are interwoven to create a seamless program of family and child services. Services include the Thriving Kids Home Visiting Program, Child and Adult Food Care Program (CACFP); benefits screening, Medicaid enrollment, computer and financial literacy classes, and Individual Development Accounts (IDAs).

CAASNM’s programs are organized into four allied “pillars” which provide a comprehensive array of health, financial, and social service programs. They are: Family Wellness; Family Empowerment; Bridging Resources; and Community Connections. Under CAASNM's Thriving Families initiative, they are interwoven to create a seamless program of family and child services. Services include the Thriving Kids Home Visiting Program, Child and Adult Food Care Program (CACFP); benefits screening, Medicaid enrollment, computer and financial literacy classes, and Individual Development Accounts (IDAs).

Mission: CAASNM's board-approved mission is to partner with New Mexicans to overcome adversity by connecting communities, encouraging family wellness, empowering families and bridging resources—CAASNM’s four pillars of service in the community. The overall vision of CAASNM is to see southern New Mexicans live in thriving, equitable communities.

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Click the link below to register for your COVID-19 vaccine when doses become available!
01/08/2021
cvvaccine.nmhealth.org

Click the link below to register for your COVID-19 vaccine when doses become available!

Register with the New Mexico Department of Health to receive your COVID-19 Vaccine. When vaccine is available, NMDOH will send you a notification to schedule your appointment.

New Mexico families need Internet access now more than ever! Sign on today and #ConnectNM!
01/06/2021

New Mexico families need Internet access now more than ever! Sign on today and #ConnectNM!

New Mexico needs access to statewide broadband! New Mexico students are experiencing the negative effects of the digital divide in our state. We have the ability to help change this and create a better learning environment for the children in our state! Sign on to our letter TODAY and help #ConnectNM !
https://successdac.org/connectnm/

This #GivingTuesday please consider making a donation to CAASNM and helping the communities we serve!
12/01/2020
Support

This #GivingTuesday please consider making a donation to CAASNM and helping the communities we serve!

As a locally-based, 501(c)(3) non-profit providing services to southern New Mexico for over 50 years, Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico (CAASNM) is a stable and trusted organization th…

Please stay safe this Thanksgiving - for your family and our community. You can also make a donation to CAASNM and famil...
11/20/2020
Community Action Agency hopes to use city aid for funeral expenses

Please stay safe this Thanksgiving - for your family and our community. You can also make a donation to CAASNM and families in need at caasnm.org.

CAA is hoping to help alleviate the financial stress of having to bury or cremate a loved one who's died from COVID-19.

Ngage New Mexico
11/03/2020

Ngage New Mexico

Have you made a plan to vote? Do you know where to go? Did you know you can still drop off your absentee ballot in person at a voting location?
**All ballots must be returned in the provided envelopes by 7 p.m. on November 3rd, 2020.**

Here is the link to voting locations open tomorrow: https://www.donaanacounty.org/elections/elections-info

Doña Ana County Clerk's Office
10/31/2020

Doña Ana County Clerk's Office

Today is the last day for early voting for the 2020 general election! All eight EV sites will be open today. The DAC Gov. Center will be open from 10 am - 6 pm, & the other 7 locations will be open from 11 am - 7 pm.

Learn more: dacelections.com.

#vote #DACVotes #nmpol

Due to the generosity of the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico's "Thank You Las Cruces Restaurant Fund", our s...
10/23/2020

Due to the generosity of the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico's "Thank You Las Cruces Restaurant Fund", our staff, partners, and families received a delicious lunch from Fresh Made Food! Thank you Kelly and Zeno! Your food is AMAZING! Ngage New Mexico & The Children's Reading Alliance

In need of weekend plans? Alternate early voting convenience centers open tomorrow! Click the link to find a center near...
10/16/2020
Voting and Voting Locations | Doña Ana County

In need of weekend plans? Alternate early voting convenience centers open tomorrow! Click the link to find a center near you: https://www.donaanacounty.org/elections/vcc#early

Any registrant may vote by absentee ballot for all candidates and on all questions appearing on the ballot as if you were casting it in person at a regular polling place on Election Day. You will need to formally request an absentee ballot before each election in which you wish to vote via absentee....

Congratulations Daisy! Visit muslimsmakingchange.org to get your free tickets and support Daisy and her fellow honorees ...
10/13/2020

Congratulations Daisy! Visit muslimsmakingchange.org to get your free tickets and support Daisy and her fellow honorees tomorrow (10/14) at 5 PM!

La registración para votar en línea en Nuevo México termina HOY! Asegúrate de estar #ListosParaVotar en estas elecciones...
10/06/2020

La registración para votar en línea en Nuevo México termina HOY! Asegúrate de estar #ListosParaVotar en estas elecciones del 2020, regístrate o actualiza tu registración aquí: nmvote.org

Online voter registration in New Mexico ends TODAY! Let's make sure you are #VoteReady for the 2020 Elections, register ...
10/06/2020

Online voter registration in New Mexico ends TODAY! Let's make sure you are #VoteReady for the 2020 Elections, register to vote or update your voter registration here: nmvote.org

It's National Voter Registration Day! Click the link below to register to vote - it only takes two minutes!
09/22/2020
Register to Vote

It's National Voter Registration Day! Click the link below to register to vote - it only takes two minutes!

Recently turn 18 or move? Register to vote before your deadline!

Coats for Kids
09/21/2020

Coats for Kids

Take your coats, sizes Infant - Adult XL, to your nearest Las Cruces Comet Cleaners ASAP. They will take your Coats for Kids donation, clean the coats and deliver to our holding facility in time for this year's distribution.

Check out the city's newest author! Anelise, a Kids Can of Dona Ana County has published her first book and its availabl...
09/18/2020
Cooper's Tale: A COVID-19 Story from A Dog

Check out the city's newest author! Anelise, a Kids Can of Dona Ana County has published her first book and its available on Amazon - click the link below!

Cooper's Tale: A COVID-19 Story from A Dog

We will never forget all those that we lost and the heroic sacrifices made by our first responders.
09/11/2020

We will never forget all those that we lost and the heroic sacrifices made by our first responders.

Our friends and partners at Families & Youth, Inc. will be distributing FREE dairy boxes this Thursday! Please see the f...
08/25/2020

Our friends and partners at Families & Youth, Inc. will be distributing FREE dairy boxes this Thursday! Please see the flyer below for more information!

Get your PPP forgiveness questions answered and register today!
08/24/2020

Get your PPP forgiveness questions answered and register today!

Entre ahora y el 30 de septiembre, se desplegarán enumeradores para visitar los hogares que aún no han respondido al Cen...
08/13/2020

Entre ahora y el 30 de septiembre, se desplegarán enumeradores para visitar los hogares que aún no han respondido al Censo 2020 para asegurarse de que sean contados durante nuestra Operación de Seguimiento de No Respuesta. Si los residentes no están en casa cuando los trabajadores del censo los visiten, dejarán un aviso de su visita con información sobre cómo responder en línea o por teléfono (vea una copia del aviso aqui).

Entre ahora y el 30 de septiembre, se desplegarán enumeradores para visitar los hogares que aún no han respondido al Censo 2020 para asegurarse de que sean contados durante nuestra Operación de Seguimiento de No Respuesta. Si los residentes no están en casa cuando los trabajadores del censo los visiten, dejarán un aviso de su visita con información sobre cómo responder en línea o por teléfono (vea una copia del aviso aqui).

Between now and September 30, enumerators will be deployed to visit households that have not already responded to the Ce...
08/13/2020

Between now and September 30, enumerators will be deployed to visit households that have not already responded to the Census 2020 to make sure they are counted during our Non-Response Follow-up Operation. If residents are not home when census workers visit, they will leave a notice of their visit with information about how to respond online or by phone (a copy of the notice is attached).

Between now and September 30, enumerators will be deployed to visit households that have not already responded to the Census 2020 to make sure they are counted during our Non-Response Follow-up Operation. If residents are not home when census workers visit, they will leave a notice of their visit with information about how to respond online or by phone (a copy of the notice is attached).

08/06/2020
Nunca ha habido un mejor momento para ser una niña exploradora (Girl Scout). La inscripción de este año será totalmente ...
07/31/2020

Nunca ha habido un mejor momento para ser una niña exploradora (Girl Scout). La inscripción de este año será totalmente gratuita. Ingrese a la página de internet que se muestra a continuación si necesita más detalles: https://www.gsdsw.org

There's never been a better time to become a Girl Scout - this year's membership will be absolutely FREE! Check out the ...
07/30/2020

There's never been a better time to become a Girl Scout - this year's membership will be absolutely FREE! Check out the link for more information: https://www.gsdsw.org

Address

3880 Foothills Rd, Ste A
Las Cruces, NM
88011

Opening Hours

Monday 08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:00 - 17:00
Friday 08:00 - 17:00

Telephone

+15755278799

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