Joni and Friends New Mexico

We envision a world where every person with a disability finds hope, dignity, and their place in the body of Christ.

Joni and Friends New Mexico

We envision a world where every person with a disability finds hope, dignity and their place in the body of Christ.

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7007 Wyoming Blvd NE, Suite B-4
Albuquerque, NM 87109

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(505) 835-5263
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We reach out to families living with disability with Gospel-adorned hope.


We extend Gospel-centered care through Community Support, Respite, Retreats and Getaways, and Crisis Response.


We connect families with Christ-honoring, disability friendly churches where they find a place of belonging.

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Sandi Scripter

Regional Operations Director

With more than three decades of experience in non-profit leadership, Sandi specializes in institutional advancement through a comprehensive approach of fundraising, constituent relationships, marketing, and communications. She loves participating in keeping the organization moving forward to meet the mission and vision .

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Joni and Friends volunteers make 98% of our ministry programming happen! Join us to bring hands-on help and Gospel hope to people with disabilities, at home and across the globe.

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Autism Society New Mexico – Strives to create a community of acceptance, support, and connection for those affected by autism in New Mexico! A leading source of information, research, and support for people on the autism spectrum.
(505) 332-0306

The Ability Center – Provides and(or) locates necessary support services for persons with disabilities that promote their independence and full integration in their community as active equal citizens.
(575) 526-5016

NM Disability Resources and Advocacy Organizations – Olmstead is based on the ADA and assists people with disabilities to live at home rather than a nursing home or institution. Olmstead applies to individuals with developmental disabilities, intellectual disabilities, physical disabilities, traumatic brain injury (TBI), and other disabilities.

United Spinal Association, New Mexico Chapter – A not-for-profit dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals with spinal cord injuries. They also offer support and education to family members, professionals, and community members.
(505) 480-2374

Brain Injury Alliance of New Mexico – The only statewide organization in New Mexico dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for people with brain injuries and their families.
(505) 292-7414

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) New Mexico – NAMI New Mexico is an organization of families, friends, and individuals whose lives have been affected by mental illness. Together, we advocate for better lives for those individuals who have a mental illness.
(505) 260-0154

Raising Special Kids – Improving the lives of children with the full range of disabilities, from birth to age 26, by providing support, training, information, and individual assistance so families can become effective advocates for their children.

UNM Health Org – NM Children & Youth Who are Deaf-Blind – This is a statewide program to provide technical assistance, training, and support to families, service providers, and educators of children and youth who are deaf-blind. The Project is funded by the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP); The NM Department of Health-Family Infant Toddler Program; and The NM Public Education Department – Special Education Bureau.
(505) 272-0321

Down Syndrome Foundation of S.E. New Mexico – Hopes that individuals with Down syndrome will be seen as “more alike than different,” and aspires to instill this belief in local communities through our outreach programs and campaigns.
(575) 622-1099

Cerebral Palsy Parent Association of New Mexico – Creating possibilities through parent alliances by providing support, information, and advocacy for individuals with cerebral palsy, other disabilities, and their families.
(505) 272-5296

Tourette Association of America, New Mexico Chapter – Working to ensure that all children with disabilities have available to them a free appropriate public education that emphasizes special education and related services designed to meet their unique needs and prepare them for further education, employment, and independent living.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society, New Mexico Division – Facilitates professional education and provides programs and services that empower people with MS and their families to move their lives forward.
(505) 243-2792

We equip our interns to become leaders and advocates for people living with disabilities around the world.

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Every manual wheelchair donated is the opportunity for someone to experience the love and hope of Jesus Christ!

Your tax-deductible donation of mobility equipment provides an opportunity for someone to attend school, church, and become part of their community.

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