BRAIN INJURY

TRAUMATIC & NON-TRAUMATIC

Optum Health in New Mexico
(866) 660-7185 or 
TTY (800) 855-2880

University of New Mexico
Psychiatric Center
(505) 272-1700

New Mexico Rehabilitation Center
31 Gail Harris, Roswell, NM 88203
(505) 347-3400 (Voice)

This rehabilitation hospital offers services to individuals with a combination of brain injury and alcohol or other drug addiction. These services are available to individuals with brain injury who are cognitively able to participate in the program. The center has nursing staff that have specialized training in chemical addiction and brain injury.

First Nations Community HealthSource
5608 Zuni Rd. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 262-2481 (Voice)

This organization offers a variety of services such as primary care, behavioral health, crisis intervention, psychological testing, family therapy and many other services. In addition, the agency has a Navajo Way emergency assistance project. This project assists residents of the Navajo Nation who are in need of food, shelter, and transportation. This assistance may only be given to an individual, or family members of an individual, who need to temporarily stay in the Albuquerque area due to a family member's medical condition. A referral from a surrounding hospital is required to qualify.

Five Sandoval Indian Pueblos, Inc.
1043 Highway 313, Bernalillo, NM 87004
(505) 867-3351 (Voice)

This agency handles referrals to community health representatives, job training and placement, substance abuse, and food distribution for all Sandoval county residents. Energy assistance and elderly programs are available to tribal members of any of the five Sandoval pueblos.

Rehabilitation Services and Veterans Programs (RS and VP)
406 San Mateo NE, #122
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 255-8440 (Voice)

This agency offers an assistance program to homeless veterans. The agency owns and operates a motel where homeless veterans can stay for up to two years. They also have an employment services program where individuals can receive work training and other employment related assistance.

Veterans Administration (VA) Regional Office
500 Gold Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
(800) 827-1000 (Toll-Free, Voice)

This office provides information on eligibility and benefits available to veterans, widows and dependents. Some of the specific information that can be provided includes compensation, pension, health benefits, death benefits, educational benefits, burial benefits, guardianship and many other areas.

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Please note: The information on this website is not meant to replace the advice of a medical professional. You should consult your health care provider regarding specific medical concerns or treatment.