Category Archives: COVID News

Get vaccinated for your chance to win the grand prize of $5,000,000!!! Opt-in to participate

COVID-19 Vaccine Lottery

New Mexico has introduced a COVID-19 vaccine lottery with $250,000 - $5,000,000 prizes to encourage residents to get their shots. Vax-2-The-Max program will also give away free park passes, travel vouchers, staycations, museum passes, and other prizes. Those who are interested must opt-in to win.

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Georgia Tech Webinar: COVID-19 Vaccines for Caregivers and Personal Care Assistants

COVID-19 Vaccines for Caregivers

Georgia Tech Center for Inclusive Design and Innovation's recent webinar on COVID-19 Vaccines for Caregivers and Personal Care Attendants (PCAs) webinar explores the considerations of COVID-19 vaccines for caregivers and PCAs within the disability community.

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Illustration for a woman wearing a mask with text

Vaccine Protection In People Who are Immunocompromised

According to the CDC, if you have a condition or are taking medications that weaken your immune system, you may NOT be fully protected even if you are fully vaccinated. Even after vaccination, you may need to continue taking all precautions.

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Get A COVID Vaccine At home

New Mexico's Aging & Long-term Services Department has partnered with Presbyterian Hospital and Albuquerque Ambulance to vaccinate people who are homebound. Register for your vaccine today, or update your existing registration to request accommodations for your COVID-19 vaccine.

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Free Rides to Free Shots - NMDOH

Free Rides to Vaccination Appointments

Need a ride to a vaccination appointment? Free rides to vaccination appointments are currently available through ABQ Ride and the City of Albuquerque. Additionally, between May 24 - July 4, ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft will also be offering free rides to vaccination appointments.

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COVID-19 Homeowner Assistance Program

New Mexico Mortgage Assistance

MFA's COVID-19 Homeowner Assistance Program can help pay your past-due or current mortgage payments if you are experiencing a financial hardship because of COVID-19. This page contains all of the information you need to determine if you qualify for assistance and includes instructions on how to apply for the program.

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