Las Vegas

PROGRAM NAME: AE: Luna Community College

CONTACT: Geraldine Romero, AE Director

CONTACT PHONE: (505) 454-2531

OFFICE PHONE: (505) 454-2500 or 800-588-7232

FAX: (505) 454-5338

EMAIL:

WEBSITE: www.luna.edu

ADDRESS: 366 Luna Drive, Las Vegas, NM 87701

TYPE OF PROGRAM: Adult Education in Community College

SERVICES OFFERED: Classes include: Adult Education, English as a Second Language, High School Equivalency preparation, pre-vocational, and life skills.

COMMUNITIES SERVED: Las Vegas, Raton, Springer, Mora, Santa Rosa, and San Miguel Detention Center.  (Counties of San Miguel, Mora, Guadalupe, Union, and Colfax).

PROGRAM NAME: The Literacy Council of Northeastern New Mexico

CONTACT: Dorothy Maestas Bear, Board Member

PROGRAM PHONE: 505-454-1356

EMAIL:

MAILING ADDRESS: PO Box 481, Las Vegas, NM 87701

PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 1031 11th Street, Room 117, Las Vegas, NM 87701

TYPE OF PROGRAM: Adult and Family Literacy.

SERVICES OFFERED: One-to-one tutoring to improve reading, writing, English comprehension, and related educational services.

COMMUNITIES SERVED: Northeastern New Mexico.

PROGRAM NAME:  HELP-New Mexico, Inc. (Northeast Region)

CONTACT: Gilbert Sena, Regional Manager

EMAIL: 

WEBSITE: www.helpnm.com

PROGRAM PHONE: (505) 425-9307

FAX: (505) 425-5267

PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 1214 National Avenue, Las Vegas, NM 87701

MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 1247, Las Vegas, NM 87701

TYPE OF PROGRAM: Community-based organization serving economically disadvantaged youth and adults.

SERVICES OFFERED: Workforce training programs for low income community and migrant/ seasonal farm workers, emergency assistance, WIA between ages 16-21, Foster Grandparent/Senior Companion Program, Emergency Food Services Program, English as a Second Language, GED preparation, and labor market orientation.  Adult Basic Education referrals and work experience or on the job training are offered, financial literacy, career exploration, WRAT-TABE, classroom, pesticide/heat stress.  Supportive Services also offered.  See the web site for a complete listing of HELP New Mexico services.

COMMUNITIES SERVED: San Miguel County, Mora County, Colfax County.