Family Resources

New Mexico PBS Services

New Mexico PBS Learning Media
Raising Readers
American Graduate
Science Central

Support Services

The New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department – An array of prevention, intervention, rehabilitative and after-care services to New Mexico children and their families.
New Mexico Department of Health – Includes programs and services, department news, healthy living tips, and resources.
New Mexico Human Services Department – Child Support, Income Support, Medical Assistance, Mental Health, Food Stamps and more
The Wemagination Center – UNM Family Development Center
Catholic Social Services

Child Care

Child Care Resource & Referral
New Mexico Pre-K
New Mexico Head Start


State Parks and Monuments
National Parks and Monuments
Kids in the Woods

New Mexico Wildlife Refuges

Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge
Las Vegas National Wildlife Refuge
Maxwell National Wildlife Refuge
Sevilleta National Wildlife Refuge


State Library Directory


This is a partial listing for a more complete listing of museum and historic sites click here.

Albuquerque Area Museums

Maxwell Museum – One of the nation’s finest anthropology museums.
University of New Mexico Art Museum hosts one of the most extensive photography collections
National Museum of Nuclear Science & History – Museum of nuclear science & history, weapons & peaceful uses of technology.
New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science – Lots of dinosaurs! Programs for families and kids of all ages, Lodestar Astronomy Center and Dynatheater shows.
Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum – Learn how hot air and gas balloons have been used for adventure, scientific experiments, arts, warfare and the exploration of space.
Explora – A great children’s museum and hands-on learning center.
The Albuquerque Museum of Art & History – The art and history of New Mexico.

Santa Fe Museums

Santa Fe Children’s Museum
New Mexico History Museum
Museum of Contemporary Native America Arts

Other New Mexico Museums

Science: Bradbury Science Museum Los Alamos
New Mexico Museum of Space History Alomogordo
History: Billy the Kid Museum Fort Sumner

Parents as Teachers

Parents as Teachers providing parents with child development knowledge and parenting support.