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Bernalillo County and Albuquerque Rental Assistance

Bernalillo County and ABQ rental assistance update: Please see below for an important press release from the County regarding $1 million set aside in rent and utilities assistance from CARES Act funding. The important facts to know are: Application process starts Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 8 a.m. and runs through Wednesday, Nov. 4. Applications can […]

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FORECLOSURE MORATORIUM EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 31, 2020

FORECLOSURE MORATORIUMS EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 31, 2020 Existing foreclosure moratoriums have been extended to at least December 31, 2020.  The current moratoriums were set to expire on August 31, 2020. This is the third extension of the foreclosure and eviction moratoriums since March 18, 2020. FHA: (Federal Housing Authority) This applies to all FHA Title II […]

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SCLO Employment Opportunities/Executive Director Position

SCLO Employment Opportunities: Executive Director Civil Legal Services Organization Senior Citizens Law Office, Inc. (SCLO) is a nonprofit civil legal services provider based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and funded in part by the City of Albuquerque’s Area Agency on Aging and New Mexico’s Civil Legal Services and Access to Justice Commissions, and other sources. SCLO […]

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Stimulus Payment 2020 Filing Extension

REQUEST YOUR COVID-19 “STIMULUS” PAYMENT NOW!! Due to the economic impact of COVID-19 on individuals and families, the federal government has been sending payments of $1,200 and an additional $500 per dependent child over the past several months.  They are commonly referred to as “stimulus” payments, but the IRS – which issues them — calls them […]

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https://www.cabq.gov/coronavirus-information/community-resources-during-covid

Please go to:  https://www.cabq.gov/coronavirus-information/community-resources-during-covid

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ALERT: Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facility Residents—YOUR STIMULUS PAYMENTS BELONG TO YOU!

ALERT: Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facility Residents—YOUR STIMULUS PAYMENTS BELONG TO YOU! Over the past two and a half months, the IRS has sent out more than a million federal “stimulus” payments to New Mexicans.  Authorized by a federal law called the “CARES” Act, these payments are officially called “Economic Impact Payments” (EIPs).  They […]

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Stimulus Payments on Prepaid Cards – what you need to know

Many people received their stimulus payment on a prepaid card – but since the envelope did not identify it and there was limited information provided – some people did not activate the card or threw the envelope away.  This was because it looked like a credit or prepaid card application that you did not apply […]

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ALERT: Medicare Adopts Special Relief for Some Enrollment and Plan Choices; BUT WITH DEADLINES THIS MONTH.

ALERT: Medicare Adopts Special Relief for Some Enrollment and Plan Choices; BUT WITH DEADLINES THIS MONTH. The federal Medicare agency (CMS) recently adopted two types of special relief to help people who wanted to make Part A and B enrollment choices, and/or switch Medicare Advantage Plans, since March, but didn’t do so. They were adopted […]

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THE EIP STIMULUS PAYMENT PREPAID CARD: NOT A SCAM; HOW TO AVOID FEES

Please go to the following National Consumer  Law Center’s link: Issue-Brief-Money-Network-EIP-Cards  

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Apply today for rental assistance – AHA Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher – Limited Intake of Pre-Applications for Section 8 Lottery, June 1 to June 30,

Apply today for rental assistance AHA Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Limited Intake of Pre-Applications for Section 8 Lottery, June 1 to June 30, 2020 Go to the following links: Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher – June 1 2020 Admissions Lottery Packet AHA AHA Brochure 2020     ‌ ‌

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