ERIC Number: ED172991
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Handbook of State Assistance to Indian Reservations in New Mexico. Second Edition.
New Mexico State Government administered services available to or especially for Indians of New Mexico are described in this book which is organized according to the services offered by each department, e.g., agriculture, commerce, and industry, criminal justice, finance and administration, energy and minerals, educational finance and cultural affairs, health and environment, human services, natural resources, state highway, taxation and revenue, and transportation. Among the types of services listed are the hospitals and health facilities covering such areas as physical health, drug abuse, alcoholism, developmental disabilities, mental health, and forensics. The Employment Services Division of the Human Services Department lists seven Comprehensive Employment Training Act (CETA) programs allocating funds primarily for benefit of Indians. Its Field Service Bureau lists 18 other areas of service, including the Job Bank, Placement Service, and assistance to handicapped, older workers, veterans, and youth. A welfare assistance section lists information on financial assistance, food stamps and medical assistance and includes the information requirements for application, eligibility conditions, types of assistance programs, and addresses of county office. (DS)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New Mexico State Commission on Indian Affairs, Santa Fe.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: New Mexico; State Indian Relationship
Note: Not available in paper copy due to marginal reproducibility of original document