Services and Programs
Healthy Kids Las Cruces
The Health Promotion Specialist coordinating this initiative to prevent pediatric obesity may provide guidance and support to individuals, families and organizations that need to access community-based resources related to this special project. These resources are for different settings that are the focus of HKLC: home, school, food systems, community, and healthcare.
Southwest Community Collaborative Care Program
Medical and supportive case management for HIV services according to Ryan White Part B grant funding. Aid and Comfort financial assistance from local non-profit fundraising available for some services not paid by federal grant.
Southwest Disease Prevention Team
Syringe exchange/disposal and video-based Integrated Health Education for Addictive Lifestyles (iHEAL) classes for small groups.
Southwest Pathways Program
Opiate replacement/substitution therapy with Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone) as well as SMART Recovery® meetings.
Southwest Preventive Medicine Clinic
Reproductive health services (family planning, sexually transmitted infections) and communicable disease testing (HIV/HCV) and treatment (TB). Pregnancy testing and Medicaid application assistance if eligible. Rapid testing available for HIV and HCV. Partner services related to STI/HIV available on site.
Southwest Public Health Resource Center
Hepatitis C care & treatment with UNM HSC Project ECHO. Diabetes self care management training classes in English and Spanish. Narcan/naloxone overdose prevention training and distribution.