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The employees of the Department of Family and Community Services welcome you to our webpage. It is our privilege to assist individuals and families in meeting their housing, educational, recreational, health care and other needs.

caption:Photo of Douglas H. ChaplinWe hope that you will find this web page is helpful in answering your questions about the services we provide to the citizens of the Albuquerque metropolitan area.

Please let us know if we are accomplishing our goal. We are always interested in hearing how we can better serve you.

Douglas H. Chaplin, Director

Mission Statement

The Department of Family and Community Services provides quality health and social services, housing, recreation and education to improve the quality of life for the entire Albuquerque Community.

Divisions

Administration

Provides administrative services for the department.

Douglas H. Chaplin, Director - 768-2860
email

COA/Bernalillo County Area Agency on Aging

Administers contracts for senior services for the Bernalillo County area.

Danny Placencio, Manager - 768-2084
email, web link

Health and Social Service Centers

Provide, as a community focal point, services to meet the health, education, and social service needs of the community.

  • Alamosa Health & Social Service Center
    Eleanor Benavidez, Manager, 836-8800
    email, web link
  • John Marshall Health & Social Services Center
    Charley Salas-Ramos, Manager, 848-1345
    email, web link
  • East Central Health & Social Services Center
    George Montoya, Manager, 256-2070
    email, web link
  • Los Griegos Health & Social Services Center
    Mayan ArmijoCommunity Services Operations Coordinator, 761-4050
    email, web link

Health and Human Services

Administers contracts for mental health and substance abuse treatment.

Michael Robertson, Division Manager -768-2865
email, web link for mental health services

web link for substance abuse services

Child Development

Partners with Albuquerque Public Schools and community agencies to offer comprehensive child and family development programs.

Anita Fernandez, Division Manager, 767-6560
email, web link

Community Development

Provides grant assistance for programs and services that serve persons of low and moderate income through federal, state and local funds.

Valerie Bargas, Acting Division Manager - 768-3068
email

Office of Neighborhood Revitalization

Provides Neighborhood Stabilization Programs and Home Owner Housing rehab.

Valerie Bargas, Manager, 768-3068
email

    Community Recreation & Educational Initiatives

    Provides a variety of recreational, educational and growth producing activities and services for individuals of all ages.

    Arnold Sena, Division Manager, 767-5886
    email, web link

    Albuquerque Housing Authority

    Provides Section 8 and Public Housing assistance to low income citizens of Albuquerque.

    Linda Bridge, Executive Director, 764-3915
    email, web link

    Fiscal

    Provides accounting and grants administration for the department.

    Elaine Padilla, Division Manager, 768-2863
    email

    Maintenance

    Provides maintenance services to FCS facilities.

    Juan Lozano, Division Manager, 768-2854
    email

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