Category Archives: News

If you are in foreclosure

If you have recently been foreclosed on, live in your home, and are 60 and over please go to:  SCLO Foreclosure Project Flyer (2)

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SCLO Job Opportunities

Full Time Legal Assistant The Senior Citizens’ Law Office, Inc., a nonprofit legal services organization, based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is seeking a full time legal assistant for its mortgage foreclosure defense project. Recent graduates of CNM or UNM will be considered. Applicants will learn how to draft pleadings, e-file with district and federal courts, […]

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Obtaining a NM Driver’s License: Common Issues

Obtaining a NM Driver’s License: Common Issues Due to changes in federal law regarding state-issued IDs, many New Mexicans are finding it more difficult to obtain a driver’s license or identification card. This handout discusses some common questions New Mexico seniors may have about obtaining or renewing their ID, including what types of ID are […]

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NEWS: NEW MEDICARE DEVELOPMENTS OF NOTE—The MOON Notice, Part B Equitable Relief, and Powered Wheelchair Claims changes.

Three changes of note in Medicare rules have recently been adopted – two of which are already in effect – which will affect many New Mexico Medicare beneficiaries. The “MOON” Notice:  Starting March 8, hospitals are required to give Medicare patients a written notice when they are in a hospital but not yet officially “admitted.”  […]

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NATIONAL HEALTH CARE DECISIONS DAY (April 16, 2017) – your decision matters

Join Americans across the country in making future healthcare decisions known to family, friends and healthcare providers.  Share your wishes and complete your advance directive, because…..YOUR DECISIONS MATTER. Learn more about National Healthcare Decisions Day and get free information at

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ALERT: ABQ Health Partners to adopt a new name – DaVita Medical Group

ALERT:  ABQ Health Partners to adopt a new name – DaVita Medical Group ABQ Health partners, a multi-specialty health care organization, didn’t even exist a decade ago.  But it has developed into a prominent fixture in the Albuquerque-area medical community, with 15 clinic locations and five urgent care centers (in cooperation with NextCare).  The organization, […]

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Alert: Medicare’s Annual, three month, “General Enrollment Period” and Conditional Applications

ALERT: Medicare’s annual, three month, “General Enrollment Period” began on January 1, for individuals who did not sign up for Medicare when first eligible; it’s also an opportunity for “Conditional Applications” by some.   Most seniors enroll (i.e., sign up) for Medicare around the time they reach age 65.  You have a seven-month period in […]

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Our Commitment to You

Watch Albuquerque’s inaugural poet laureate, Hakim Bellamy, share the poem he wrote about SCLO’s commitment to the people we serve.

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Protecting Yourself From ID Theft

Please go to: Protect yourself from ID theft presentation – revised 7.14.16 for a slide presentation on Identity Theft

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Open Enrollment Counseling for Medicare and Health Care Options for 2016

Please go to the following site to view the 2016 Albuquerque open enrollment counseling about Medicare and health plan options:  2016 ABQ SITES Flyers-1

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