For Immediate Release
August 15, 2020
Contact: Stacy Johnston
Acting Public Information Officer
Virtual Town Hall - Housing Assistance and Sheltering Response Services
(Albuquerque, NM) – The New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions (NMDWS) is hosting a series of virtual town hall discussions, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 session is focusing on rent and housing assistance for individuals impacted by COVID-19. NMDWS has joined with the Office of the Lieutenant Governor, Mesilla Valley Community of Hope, and the University of New Mexico, School of Law to discuss issues facing renters, homeowners, and homeless New Mexicans. Topics include programs available for housing assistance, tenant services, and steps to take if facing a possible eviction due to missed rental payments as a result of the pandemic.
Virtual Town Hall
WHO: New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions, Cabinet Secretary Bill McCamley
Office of the Lieutenant Governor, Lieutenant Governor Howie Morales
Mesilla Valley Community of Hope, Executive Director Nicole Martinez
University of New Mexico, School of Law, Professor and Associate Dean of Experiential
Learning Serge Martinez
WHAT: Virtual Town Hall for New Mexican’s experiencing hardship in regards to housing
WHERE: Register to attend the event through this link.
WHEN: 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 18, 2020
This Virtual Town will be recorded and available on the NMDWS official YouTube page at www.YouTube.com/NMDWS after the event.