County of Marin Health and Human Services

Boards and Commissions

Information on Service Adjustments During the COVID-19 Emergency

HHS is the County's largest department with more than 700 employees who work at many sites throughout Marin. Many HHS offices have reopened with limited staffing to the public. Staff will continue to provide services remotely when possible for safety reasons, and residents in need of HHS services should consider conducting conversations over the phone or email when possible. Please call ahead if you have an appointment or require in-person assistance.

  • Adult Protective Services: (415) 473-2774.
  • Skilled Nursing/Assisted Living Ombudsman: (415) 473-7446.
  • Child Protective Services: (415) 473-7153.
  • Public Assistance Call Center (Medi-Cal, CalFresh, CalWorks): 1 (877) 410-8817, or visit
  • General Relief: (415) 473-3450.
  • Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Access Line: 1 (888) 818-1115.
  • For information on resources and services specifically for older adults (persons 60+), persons with disabilities and family caregivers, call (415) 473-INFO (415) 473-4636 or email
  • HHS created a phone hotline, (415) 473-7191 (CRS 711), and an online contact form, for residents to contact staff with questions or concerns about the virus and about the county and community response. The call center is open from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. weekdays, and interpreter services are available.
  • Dial 711 for CA Relay Service (link is external)

Applications may be obtained from the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors, Room 329, Administration Building, Marin Civic Center (415-473-7331), or access the General Application online.
Public Meetings Commission meetings are held at various locations throughout Marin. Click the Schedule of Meetings link on the right side of this page for further details. The General Commission Meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month. A presentation is made at 10:00 a.m. featuring a noted guest speaker on a topic of interest to older adults, their...
About the Marin County Cultural Competence Advisory Board The purpose of the Cultural Competence Advisory Board (CCAB) is to serve as advisors to Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS) administrators, managers, and direct service staff. The charge of the Board is to examine, analyze, and make recommendations about promising and current behavioral health services and practices...
Upcoming HPSC Meetings:​ Wednesday, November 13 Wednesday, February 12 Are you homeless and in need of help? View the HHS Online Resource Guide or call 415-457-INFO. HPSC News 2019 CoC NOFA Application and Priority Listing The Community Application with attachments and final Priority Listing for the 2019 Continuum of Care NOFA funding competition are now...
The Mental Health Board (MHB) meets once a month to review and evaluate the community's mental health needs and to advise the county's Mental Health Director and the Board of Supervisors on any aspect of the local mental health program. Please consult our calendar of events for meeting times and locations. Meetings held at 20 North San Pedro Road, First Floor, Pt. Reyes Conference Room. HOW...
The Health Council advises the Board of Supervisors and the Marin County Department of Health and Human Services on health issues, to advocate for the development and allocation of resources to assure quality and accessible health care, and to educate regarding issues affecting the health and well-being of the citizens of Marin County.
The Marin HIV/AIDS Care Council is a community advisory board comprised of individuals who represent different aspects of the HIV epidemic in Marin County. This includes consumers of Ryan White-funded Services, as well as people representing underserved and affected populations, government agencies, and service providers. What We Do: The Marin County Department of Health and Human Services...
The mission of the Marin County Workforce Development Board (MCWDB) is to be responsible for policy making and implementation of the workforce development system administered through the Marin Employment Connection (MEC). The MCWDB envisions a sustainable balance between the employment needs of job seekers and the business needs of employers for skilled workers, to ensure a self sufficient,...