Blind & Low Vision

Sandia Mountains at sunset

Commission for the Blind

The Commission for the Blind provides vocational rehabilitation and independent living services designed to enable persons who are blind to elevate their participation and contributions as members of society.  

Its mission is to enable persons who are blind to achieve vocational, economic and social equality by providing career preparation, training in the skills of blindness and above all, promoting and conveying the belief that blindness is not a barrier to successful employment, or to living an independent and meaningful life.


Administrative Office

2905 Rodeo Park Dr. E. Bldg. 4 Suite 100
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Phone: 505-476-4479
Toll-free: 888-513-7968

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Albuquerque Field Offices

2200 Yale Blvd. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106

Phone: 505-841-8844
Toll-free: 888-513-7958

Alamogordo Orientation Center

408 North White Sands Blvd.
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Phone: 575-437-0401
Toll-free: 888-513-7967

Roswell Field Office

400 North Pennsylvania, Suite 900
Roswell, NM 88201

Phone: 575-624-6140
Toll-free: 888-513-7961

Las Cruces Field Office

Matrix Capital Bank Building
277 East Amador, Suite 101
Las Cruces, NM 88001

Phone: 575-524-6450
Toll-free: 888-513-7960

Las Vegas Field Office

2505 Ridge Runner Road
Las Vegas, NM 87701

Phone: 505-425-3546
Toll-free: 888-513-7963

Farmington Field Office

3535 E. 30th, Suite 110
Farmington, NM 87402

Phone: 505-327-3031
Toll-free: 888-513-7964

New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Foundation

801 Stephen Moody St SE
Albuquerque, NM 87123

Phone: 505-271-3064

1900 N White Sands Blvd
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Phone: 575-439-4449

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Aging and Long-Term Services Department - Aging and Disability Resources Center

The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) offers comprehensive information and assistance:

  • Information and Referral Assistance
  • Benefits Counseling
  • Medicaid home and community-based services
  • Caregiving
  • Respite Care (adult day care, in-home care)
  • Attendant and/or Personal Care
  • Homemaker services
  • Home-delivered meals
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Transportation
  • Prescription Drug Assistance
  • Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
  • Transition Care program helps residents transition from long-term care facilities back into a community setting
  • Adult Protective Services
  • Long-Term Options Counseling
  • Legal information and assistance


  • Aging and Long-Term Services Department
    • Phone: 505-476-4799
    • Toll-free: 866-451-2901
    • Website
  • Aging and Disability Resources Center
    • Phone: 505-476-4846
    • Toll-free: 800-432-2080
    • Website


Adult Protective Services Statewide

Phone: 505-476-4912

Toll-free: 866-654-3219