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Los Griegos

Information about Los Griegos Health and Social Services Center.


City Social Services

Contact Information

The City of Albuquerque's Los Griegos Center staff provides emergency food, utility and rental assistance, as well as community meeting rooms and seasonal services and activities to residents of the Northeast Heights, Northwest Valley, and the North Westside areas of Albuquerque.

The Center is always seeking and accepting donations from our business and local community members as well as organizations, and collaborating agencies for the following services available at the Center:

caption:Los Griegos Front Entrance

Year-Round Services

  • TEFAP Food Boxes
  • Emergency Diapers
  • Utility and Rental Assistance (based upon available funds)
  • Information & Referrals to other Collaborating Agencies
  • Meeting Rooms for Neighborhood and Community Groups

Other & Seasonal Services

  • Toys for Tots
  • Health Fairs
  • Community Fairs

Mayan Cruz Armijo /
Community Services Operations Coordinator

1231 Candelaria NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 761-4050 Phone
(505) 761-4048 Fax

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Food Pantry Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday: 10:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.

Tuesday & Thursday:
1:00p.m. - 3:00p.m.

*See below for on-site agencies with extended hours.


On-Site Health Care Agencies

Agency Name Services Hours Contact Info
Community Dental Services Inc.
  • Regular and Emergency Dental Services
  • Medicaid Accepted
  • Income Based Program

Call for hours

(505) 345-8300
First Choice Community Healthcare
  • Primary Healthcare Services for Adults and Children
  • Prenatal Care
  • Immunizations Clinics
  • Low Income Eligible Services
  • Healthcare Insurance Programs
Call for hours (505) 345-3244
UNM Hospital-Maternity & Family Planning Clinic
  • Primary Healthcare Services
  • Prenatal Care
  • Healthcare Insurance Programs
  • Healthcare for the Undocumented
Call for hours (505) 272-2158
First Choice Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
  • Prenatal Care
  • Childbirth Preparation Classes
  • Nutrition Classes
  • Supplemental Food Program
  • Healthcare Insurance Program
Call for hours (505) 345-8181


In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race,color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. 

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1)        mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)        fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3)        email: [email protected].

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.