The New Mexico Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (NM DHSEM) also recognized as the State Administering Agency (SAA) administers two categories of federal grant funding;

Disaster and non-disaster grants to implement programs and increase public awareness about threats and hazards, emergency planning, and provide an extensive array of specialized training for emergency responders and local officials. In addition, NM DHSEM administers disaster recovery and hazard mitigation programs in the State of New Mexico. The department coordinates around the mission areas of the National Preparedness Goal: prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery and response to all hazard type events and supports local response.