We know many of you have been impacted by the pandemic. If you’ve experienced financial hardship, local resources are ready to help.


NMGC’s Heat New Mexico Program

Heat New Mexico, administered through the Salvation Army, helps income-qualifying families with payment assistance toward their natural gas bill. For more information on applying for HEAT New Mexico, please visit our Heat For Help page. You can also call the Salvation Army at 505-872-1171.


Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

LIHEAP is administered by the New Mexico Human Services Department and assists with utility bills for income-qualifying New Mexico residents. To apply, visit a New Mexico Human Services office or online through the YES New Mexico portal. Or call New Mexico Human Service Customer Service, toll free, at 1-800-283-4465.


HELP New Mexico, Inc.

HELPNM-Cares provides stabilization/emergency assistance to community members who have been directly impacted by COVID-19 in the following counties:  Bernalillo, Colfax, Mora, San Miguel, Torrance, Rio Arriba, Los Alamos, Sandoval, Santa Fe and Taos. Services include assistance towards rent or mortgage, food, utilities (gas, electric, water and propane), medical and other identified needs. For information on applying, visit