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303 Lincoln St. * P.O. Box 2411 Anthony, NM 88021 Phone (575) 882-5556 Fax (575) 882-7312 www.womensinterculturalcenter.

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Womens Intercultural Center

Special programs & services


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Monday, February 27 Free Counseling Services from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To schedule an appointment please fill out a referral form with the receptionist. Tuesday, February 28 Free Tax Preparation from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday until April 10, 2012. The Southwest Tax Coalition will offer the same services as a commercial tax site but FREE. Wednesday, February 29 Employment Assistance Services for individuals with disabilities from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. provided by the New Mexico Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR). Please ask for Ms. Ramona Contreras. Thursday, March 1 Free Counseling Services from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To schedule an appointment please fill out a referral form with the receptionist. Free Tax Preparation from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday until April 10, 2012. The Southwest Tax Coalition will offer the same services as a commercial tax site but FREE. Eat Wings, Raise Funds for WInC from 11:00 a.m.to 11:30 p.m. at Buffalo Wild Wings located at 2750 Mall Drive Suite 600 in Las Cruces, NM. Pick up tickets from the reception are and present it to the server upon placing your order. Buffalo Wild Wings will donate 10% of all pre-taxed food sales (less alcohol and promotional discounts) from any guest that presents our fundraising ticket. Proceeds will benefit WInC. Saturday, March 3 Mercado Comunitario from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The open-air Mercado will be held monthly on the first Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Mercado will feature handmade and homegrown products. Nonprofits will also be able to participate based on space availability. Vendor applications can be obtained online, requested by email at wintctr@qwestoffice.net or picked up at the reception area. For additional information, call 575-882-5556.

CHCA Program: Migrant & seasonal farm workers with disabilities receive outreach, translation, referral, transportation, job readiness & job search & other supportive services as assigned by the Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor. Counseling Services: Individual, group counseling, case management & referral services. Services offered Monday & Thursday from 9 am to 5 pm. A referral form must be filled out to receive services. Emergency Food Pantry: We collect & distribute canned food donations to individuals & families in need. The Pantry is open Monday-Thursday from 9 am-3 pm. Honeycomb Thrift Store: The store provides people the opportunity to recycle clothing, office equipment, furniture, electronics, small applications, housewares, books & more for our usage, to fundraise or to donate to the community based on their needs. The store is open Monday-Thursdays from 9 am-3 pm. NMWIP: Provides benefits advisement to people receiving Social Security Disability Benefits (SSDB) ages 14-64. Reiki Clinic: The Clinic provides Reiki treatments every Friday at a cost of $25. Reiki is an alternative healing method which improves recovery from illness, release of addictions, heals trauma, rehab after injury or surgery, immune disorders, insomnia & fatigue, anxiety & stress, & depression & grieving. To set up an appointment call 575-882-5556. Sexual Assault Recovery Services: La Pion provides full-service sexual assault response services to victims & their families. A special meeting place is designated for victims & their families to meet with La Pion staff as needed. Syringe Exchange Program: The NM Health Dept. staff exchange used syringes for new ones, provide health information; referrals to social, human, mental health & substance abuse treatment services. The program is confidential & theres no enrollment fee. They are at the Center the 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month from 1 pm to 4 pm. For additional info contact Merced Jasso at 575-5285095. Toy Lending Library: La Vida Institute provides developmentally appropriate toys & materials for children ages 0-12 years old available for check-out free of charge. The Library is open Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1:00 pm-5:00 pm. For more info contact La Vida Institute at 575-527-1149. Training and Technical Assistance Program for Child Care Providers: La Vida Institute provides trainings for the local community from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. For more info contact La Vida at 575-527-1149.

Center Mission: To provide a place for women to learn & work together to develop their social, spiritual, economic & political potential.

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