McKinley County Resource Listing Senior Services
Please Note: The NM Alzheimer's Association Chapter cannot recommend any particular person or agency that offers fee-based services (attorneys, physicians, residential homes, etc.) This list has been compiled to assist you find the services, agencies, and programs that may be of benefit to you either as a senior citizen or caregiver.
EMERGENCY: Non-Emergency ““ ““
911 Gallup: 722-2231 Acoma Pueblo: 552-6401 Laguna Pueblo: 552-6685
Alzheimer's Association, New Mexico Chapter
Ombudsman Nursing home rights and advocacy – investigates reports of nursing home complaints, including abuse and neglect.
NORD – National Organization for Rare Disorders http://www.rarediseases.org Reports are written in understandable language for patients and families. General descriptions, symptoms, Causes, affected population, standard treatments and a list of resources for further
information. This site is easy to use.
LTC Link General Information of Community Services. Hours 9-5 M-F
State Agency on Aging
Services include aid and information on state benefits and aid programs for seniors, including
meals, health insurance, prescription drug assistant program.
Navajo Tribe Aging Service
Motor Vehicle Division – Driver Service Bureau – Joe Romero Post Office Box 1028, Santa Fe, NM 87504
Contact for assistance with revoking the Driver’s License of persons that can no longer drive safely.
Gallup: 2902 E. Hwy 66 505-863-3847
To obtain application for handicap placard. You then take the application to your doctor. You must carry the pink copy of the application with you for the proof on need of the placard.
Human Services, Income Support Division, Gallup Food Stamps, Financial Assistance, Medicaid
Retiree Health Care Authority, New Mexico
Adult abuse and neglect for New Mexico
Adult Protective Services
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