The Cochiti Pueblo Social Services and Indian Child Welfare Act Department
Agency responsible for providing human services for children, youth, adults, elders and families.
Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA)
A federal law that seeks to keep American Indian children with American Indian families. Congress passed the Indian Child Welfare Act in 1978 in response to the alarmingly high number of Indian children being removed from their homes by both public and private agencies.
Develop a safe, strong, and healthy foundation for the preservation of Cochiti Pueblo children, families, and individuals through maintaining cultural awareness by adhering to tribal customs and laws for the betterment of the whole community.
Dedicated to the welfare and well being of Cochiti Pueblo families to safeguard, guide, and educate by encouraging self-reliance, accountability and empowerment of the individuals we serve.
The Cochiti Pueblo Social Services & ICWA department serves to provide child and adult protective services, case management, family services, welfare resources, behavioral health provisions, awareness events, and prevention activities to the community members of Cochiti Pueblo. The focus of the department is to offer family support services to assist in family preservation through prevention, intervention and resolvement of concerns by taking a holistic comprehensive approach.
The goal for the Cochiti Pueblo Social Services & ICWA department is to ensure the best outcome and treatment for children, youth, adults, elders and families in our community.
Cochiti Pueblo Social Services Department
P.O. Box 70
255 Cochiti Street
Cochiti Pueblo NM, 87072
Office Hours of Operation
Monday thru Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm
Office (505) 465-3139
Fax (505) 465-3173
24/7 Cell (505) 803-8536