City of Las Cruces Mountains of Opportunity

Health and Human Services Advisory Committee Agenda

The following is the agenda for the Health and Human Services Advisory Committee Work Session for Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall, 700 N. Main, Las Cruces, New Mexico in Council Chambers.


Call to Order


Roll Call


Conflict of Interest Inquiry by Board Chairperson in accordance with established program procedures


Approval of Minutes

1. February 17, 2021

2. February 23, 2021


Formal Recommendations for YEAR TWO-CDBG Public Services Funding to City Council


Presentations by Applicants for Health Related Public Services

a. Mesilla Valley CASA - "Volunteer Development and Support"

b. Mesilla Valley Community of Hope - "Hope SOAR Program"

c. Casa De Peregrinos - "Food Security Program"

d. Big Brothers Big Sisters-Mountain Region - "One to One Mentoring for Low Income, At-Risk Youth"

e. Beloved Community - "Beloved Community"

f. Catholic Charities of Southern NM - "Crime and Domestic Violence Program (CDVP)"

g. Third Judicial District Court - "Veterans Treatment Court"

h. Families and Youth Inc. - "El Crucero-Permanent Supportive Housing"

i. El Calvario United Methodist Church - "Piloting Flexible Shelter/Affordable Housing/Community Development Spaces"

j. El Caldito - "Soup Kitchen"

k. La Piñon Sexual Assault Recovery Services - "La Piñon Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner"


Other Discussion

a. CDBG Year 2 applications and Monitoring



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Posted: 2/25/22