Lea County Child Services (New Mexico)

A Lea County Child Support Office is a government agency at the NM State, Lea County, or local level that assists custodial parents in obtaining financial support for their children. Lea County Child Support Offices provide a number of services to support children’s welfare, including establishing paternity, locating non-custodial parents, and collecting Lea County child support payments. Child Support Offices also help enforce Lea County Court orders for child support and assist families in receiving additional benefits for children. Child Support Offices provide services for anyone in the community who may be eligible for child support payments.

Eunice City Youth & Teen Center Eunice NM 1309 Avenue East 88231 575-394-3933

Lea County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the NM State, Lea County, or local level that provides a range of services to assist children, youth, and families. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. These offices may also run programs to end youth homelessness, prevent adolescent pregnancy, and prevent violence against children and youth in Lea County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Lea County foster care and adoption services.

Hobbs Child Support & Social Service Office Hobbs NM 2120 North Alto Drive 88240 800-288-7207

A Lea County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Lea County WIC programs provide nutrition assistance for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance. In addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits, including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help obtaining other New Mexico social services.

Hobbs WIC Office Hobbs NM 1923 North Dal Paso Street 88240 575-393-0197