The 2021 application is now closed.

The Northeastern Regional Health Fund was established to support organizations doing health-related work in the counties of San Miguel, Mora, Guadalupe, Colfax, Harding, Union, and Quay. The 2021 grant cycle supported organizations that work to improve the health and well-being of community members living in these seven counties by providing access to healthcare services (including mental health), or through health awareness and/or education programs.

In 2021, New Mexico Foundation awarded $20,000 in funds to the following five organizations.

Carrie Tingley Hospital Foundation – $1,000
For Access to Specialized Medical Care program to support travel costs to Carrie Tingley Hospital in Albuquerque for patients who live in San Miguel, Mora, Guadalupe, Colfax, Harding, Union and Quay counties of New Mexico.

Casa Esperanza – $2,000
For Casa Esperanza Family Care Team program to provide temporary lodging and services for rural patients and families requiring treatment for serious medical conditions at Albuquerque medical facilities.

Mental Health Resources, Inc. – $5,000
For Tucumcari Behavioral Health Services program to provide access to mental health and substance use services, including outpatient counseling, care coordination, IOP, and crisis services, to residents in Quay County.

Mountain Home Health Care – $5,000
For their Palliative Care Services program that brings in-home palliative care to terminally ill patients in Northern New Mexico.

Youth Heartline – $7,000
For Youth Heartline Raton to support youth in the New Mexico Eighth Judicial District through their Court Appointed Special Advocates Program, Safe Exchange and Supervised Visitation services, and local advocacy programs supporting victims of crime and their non-offending relatives.