Founded in 1985, Alta Mira Specialized Family Services is a nonprofit, community-based, family support organization. It supports individuals with developmental risks, delays and disabilities and their families. The organization s early childhood program offers a variety of educational and therapeutic services, such as developmental services in homes; occupational, physical, speech and language therapies; and counseling for parents, siblings, individuals and families. It offers home-based support services for adults above 18 years of age and receives funds through the Medicaid Home and Community Based Waiver for individuals with developmental disabilities. The organization receives funds from various other sources, including the New Mexico Department of Health, United Way of Central New Mexico, individual contributions, and local, state and federal agencies. It is licensed and certified by the Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission for nonprofit organizations. Alta Mira Specialized Family Services is located in Albuquerque, N.M.