Birth Father


We are here for you too.

You have a right to be included in the process. We provide counseling with and without the mother of your child and will help you navigate through the process. Click on Our Services.

The Putative Father Registry is for you.

If you think you may have fathered a child, and want to assume responsibility for that child, you must sign up with the Putative Father Registry no later than 10 days after the birth of the baby.

You can find out more by calling the Bureau of Vital Records with the New Mexico Department of Health at  1-866-534-0051.