Please follow all recomendation by the New Mexico Department of Health, State and Local Government Offices and US Center for Disease Control guidelines. Together we can help flatten the curve and get through this pandemic together.
Recommendation Regarding the Use of Cloth Face Coverings, Especially in Areas of Significant Community-Based Transmission by CDC
Human Service Department has issued the first phase of benefit of issuance to all students households on May 18th that are currently on SNAP benefits. The benefits went to approximately 87,500 student households in the amount of $313.40 for March, April, and May. The phases of P-EBT benefit issuance will be the following:
Phase 1- Issue Benefits to current SNAP EBT student households (May 18th)
Phase 2- Issue Benefits to current Medicaid student households (By end of May)
Phase 3 and 4- Issue benefits via mailed P-EBT card to students that receive free and reduced meals that are NOT on SNAP EBT or Medicaid (Early June)