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Community Resources

A listing of some of the crisis and mental health care services available in Las Cruces and surrounding areas. 

Crisis Support 

Doña Ana County Crisis Triage Center (24/7): 575-449-8159

1850 B Copper Loop Drive, Las Cruces, NM, USA

24-hour facility offering crisis triage services, referrals, and peer support for those in mental health and substance use crisis.


New Mexico Crisis and Access Line (24 /7): 1-855-NMCRISIS (1-855-662-7474)

La Piñon Sexual Assault Recovery Services 575-526-3437 

24-hour first response to survivors of sexual assault.

La Casa, Inc.: 575-526-9513 - 24/7 crisis support for domestic violence. 

800 S. Walnut, Las Cruces, NM 88001

Veterans Crisis Line - 800-273-8255, press 1. 

24/7 support for veterans in crisis.

The Trevor Project - 24/7 Crisis support for LBGTQ young people.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-8255

Mental Health Services

La Pinon Sexual Assault Recovery Services


Comprehensive services related to sexual violence and child abuse to individuals, families and the community. Free counseling and advocacy services for survivors of sexual assault and abuse and their family members. 

La Casa, Inc.


800 S. Walnut St., Las Cruces, NM 88001

Counseling services, emergency shelter, civil legal services, healthcare, immigration services and more in support of those experiencing domestic abuse.

Las Cruces Vet Center

(575) 523-9826

1120 Commerce Drive, Suite B, Las Cruces, NM 88011

Confidential help for Veterans, service members, and their families at no cost in a non-medical setting. Services include counseling for needs such as depression, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and the psychological effects of military sexual trauma (MST). 

Grief Resources

MISS Foundation

The Grief Center (Albuquerque, NM)

Mesilla Valley Hospice Bereavement Services


Pet Loss Resources

Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

American Veterinary Medical Association – Euthanasia, Pet Loss, Support Hotlines

Vet Vine Virtual Pet Loss Support Groups

On Campus

NMSU Aggie Health and Wellness Center


The Aggie Health and Wellness Center provides counseling services with a staff of counselors and psychologists that are here to assist students with crisis, mental health, and personal growth and well-being issues. Services are free and confidential to NMSU main campus students. 

DACC Counseling Services

(575) 527-7574

Counseling services available free to Doña Ana Community College students, faculty and staff. 

Reporting Abuse or Neglect

Child Abuse or Neglect:

New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD)

Call CYFD’s Statewide Central Intake (SCI) at 1-855-333-SAFE [7233] or #SAFE from a cell phone if you suspect child maltreatment is occurring.

Elder Abuse 

New Mexico Adult Protective Services

If you suspect an adult is being abused, neglected, or exploited, call Adult Protective Services Statewide Intake, toll-free at 1-866-654-3219 or 1-505-476-4912.

Animal Abuse 

Animal Protection New Mexico Animal Cruelty Hotline

1-877-5-HUMANE (1-877-548-6263)

9 AM – 4 PM Monday through Friday
Most calls returned within 24 hours.


Dona Ana County Animal Control
Dispatch:  575-526-0795

Las Cruces Animal Control
Dispatch:  575-528-4100

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