Welcome To UVC of New Mexico

  Website last updated on: 10/08/2014 New

        Welcome to the United Veterans Council of New Mexico website. 

    UVC is a non-profit coalition of more than 30 chartered and federally recognized veterans service organizations and affiliates established in 2007.

    We strive to provide a forum for the free exchange of information between veterans organizations, state agencies and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.


Latest News

Gov Martinez - Veterans Day Proclamation

NM Rail Runner Express Launches Pilot Program to Provide Free Annual Passes for Veterans News Release
For More Information, Contact: Augusta Meyers, MRCOG Communications Mgr. (505) 239-8612, ameyers@mrcog-nm.gov

DVS Presentation at annual VSO Leaders/Veterans Advisory Board meeting 25 July 2014. Click on this Link to see the presentation slides.

Albuquerque Bus Service for Disabled Veterans

As of April 1, 2014 the Albuquerque is now providing free bus rides, ALL ROUTES, for veterans with a valid VA issued medical card (must show ID). It is now extended to the Sun Van (Paratransit) for the more seriously handicapped veterans.

Paws & Stripes

Ashley York, from Paws & Stripes, presented information about this non-profit organization in Rio Rancho that trains and provides service dogs to help veterans who have PTSD and TBI live full lives.
For more information visit the website.

Korean War Veteans "Master of Peace Prize"

Veterans who served in Korean war zone from 1950-1953 are eligible for the “Master of Peace Prize” medal issued by the South Korean Government. Families of deceased Korean Veterans are also eligible for the medal. Any questions, please contact Jerry Chapman 505-459-5282.

Honor Flight Information

Northern New Mexico Honor Flight Brochure

2014 Session Legislative Updates

Courtesy of NM Division of Veterans Services

Click here for Legislative Updates

Upcoming Events

Nov 11, 2014
Veterans Day
Location: NM Veterans Memorial
Information Flyer

General Membership Meeting
Date: Nov 13, 1300 -1500
Location: VFW Post 401
Future Meetings: Dec 11, 2014

Weekends in November, 2014
17th Annual NM Veterans Art Show
Location: Fine Arts Bldg, Expo NM
"Call for Artists" now open to Veterans' Family Members

NM Veterans Memorial Programs
Location: NM Veterans Memorial
Click here for Programs

New Mexico Department of Veterans Services
Calender of Events

Contact Us

New Mexico Department of Veterans Services
New Mexico Veterans

US Department of Veterans Affairs

VA Hospital Albuquerque
VA Hospital

NM Veterans Memorial
Vets Memorial