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Albuquerque Journal | Editorial: Good news on reducing veteran homelessness

November 20, 2015

On Veterans Day last week, City Hall announced that Santa Fe has reached a significant milestone – it has achieved ‘functional zero’ when it comes to veteran homelessnesss. Source: Albuquerque Journal | Editorial: Good news on reducing veteran homelessness

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You can give to SHC-NM on Giving Tuesday!

November 19, 2015

SHC-NM is participating in GivingTuesday and GivingTuesdayNM on Dec. 1, 2015. Giving Tuesday is a global event, a day of generosity following the busy shopping days of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Find out more about the movement here: About Giving Tuesday Make your #unselfie! Use this template, take your picture holding the sign, post on…

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Local coalition plans summit on hunger and homelessness

November 2, 2015

The OCHC aims to create unified conversation on addressing one of Otero County’s biggest issues. Source: Local coalition plans summit on hunger and homelessness

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Albuquerque Philharmonic Orchestra Fall Concerts

October 29, 2015

The Supportive Housing Coalition of New Mexico is proud to be part of the the Albuquerque Philharmonic Orchestra’s Fall Concert Series. Guest conductor, Wojciech Milewski, has chosen to devote this concert to the theme of Homelessness and Hope. The issue of  homelessness, explains Milewski, is “something that is of course very locally relevant, yet rarely…

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Our November Newsletter is here!

October 29, 2015

Coalition on a Mission – November 2015 In This Issue: Moving Forward in Life (SHC-NM Crisis Housing) Grants Benefit Sunport Plaza Apartments Happy Thanks-Giving! From the Executive Director’s Desk Download the PDF Version HERE.

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Our October Newsletter is here!

September 30, 2015

Coalition on a Mission – October 2015 In This Issue: And the Winners Are….. Thank You for Helping Strike Out Homelessness! Download the PDF Version Here: Newsletter – October 2015

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Our September Newsletter is Here!

August 28, 2015

Download PDF Version HERE. In this month’s issue: It’s Time To Hope, It’s Time to Live Strike Out Homelessness Update Our Partnerships Make Us Strong (From the ED’s Desk) New Employee Spotlight: Evan Rountree

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ABQJOURNAL UPFRONT: Starting a New Life in a Home of His Own

August 12, 2015

Source: ABQJOURNAL UPFRONT: Starting a New Life in a Home of His Own

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Our August Newsletter is Here!

July 29, 2015

In this issue: A Dream for the Future – A Resident’s Story Preventing Homelessness and Strengthening Our Community Strike Out Homelessness Update Download the PDF Version:  Newsletter – August 2015

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Coming Home – with Supportive Housing Coalition of New Mexico | Good News New Mexico

July 13, 2015

Check out SHC-NM on Good News NM! Source: Coming Home – with Supportive Housing Coalition of New Mexico | Good News New Mexico

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SHC Spotlight: Our Maintenance Staff

By griffin-admin | September 15, 2021

At SHC, we strive each and every day to impact the lives of individuals and families in New Mexico by ending homelessness for good. We’ve truly embraced an “all hands-on deck” approach to fulfilling our vision. In this issue, we are highlighting our maintenance team, a little known but essential part of our SHC family.…

Token Ibis: Democratizing Social Impact

By griffin-admin | September 13, 2021

Supportive Housing Coalition of New Mexico is extremely proud to announce a new partnership with Token Ibis.  Based right here in Albuquerque, Token Ibis is breaking new ground with their approach to philanthropy: making social change and impact through charitable giving that is more accessible to everyone.   Token Ibis functions similarly to cash apps. The…

Robert: A Poet’s Journey

By griffin-admin | May 14, 2021

TO SHCNM I say Thank You For giving me The Ability And Freedom To Find ME Through The Stability Afforded Me For Once Given the Chance To Thrive And not Merely Survive Having The Veil Lifted From My Eyes Growth thru Knowledge And Blessings Realized ~ Robert C.   Last year, right before COVID shut…

It’s Our Anniversary!

By griffin-admin | February 10, 2021

We are pleased to announce that 2021 marks SHC’s 25th year as an organization dedicated to ending homelessness for hundreds of people each day. We were founded in 1996 in response to local service providers’ recognition of a community-wide gap in safe and affordable housing for homeless and near-homeless persons with behavioral health disorders. Through the…

New DT Mart at Downtown @700-2nd

By griffin-admin | January 29, 2021

It started out as a simple idea, then a brainstorm, and then a full-fledged plan. Downtown @700-2nd Apartments is a mixed-income apartment community owned and managed by Supportive Housing Coalition of New Mexico. In its lobby is a café space that has seen several cafés come and go over the years. After the vacancy left…

Giving Tuesday – Michael

By griffin-admin | November 16, 2020

Michael is a widowed father of two children, ages 5 and 7. Michael and his children have successfully maintained housing for the past three years and were well on their way to no longer needing the help of our permanent supportive housing program. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Michael was laid off in July after…

Giving Tuesday – Cheryl

By griffin-admin | November 16, 2020

Cheryl and her two-year-old daughter have recently secured housing through our permanent supportive housing program. Before being referred to our program, Cheryl and her daughter were residing at a woman’s shelter that offered them safety and guidance when they needed it most. Overwhelmed with tears of joy when she was handed the key to her…

Giving Tuesday – Richard

By griffin-admin | November 13, 2020

Richard is a 63-year-old senior who has been living unsheltered for the past two years due to several medical impairments. Like most medically fragile seniors, Richard fears catching the coronavirus so he has been avoiding populated areas such as our local shelters. Richard has had to choose between necessities (like meals and shelter) and limiting…

Everyday Heroes

By griffin-admin | September 28, 2020

  Here at SHC we work every day towards ending homelessness for good. We are proud that we have built a solid team of individuals that believe in providing New Mexicans with permanent and supportive housing. In this line of work, every day is different. Our participants have different needs and situations and we are…

SHC Soars!

By griffin-admin | September 28, 2020

SHC SOARS! SHC Community Housing Staff Obtain New Certifications  We are thrilled to announce that housing & services coordinators Sylvia Hernandez, Rada Moss, and Shurie Seeley as well as community services manager, Marisia Martinez have recently completed the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)’s SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access, and Recovery (SOAR) Certification Course to…