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Community Action Marin: Emergency Family Needs Fund

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Community Action Marin: Emergency Family Needs Fund

The Emergency Family Needs Fund administers a program that provides one-time assistance to families who are experiencing a short-term financial crisis. Assistance is provided in the areas of rent, rental deposits, car repair in certain cases, durable medical equipment and other emergencies of an immediate and short-term nature. Applications for Emergency Family Needs are accepted at the following agencies: Canal Alliance, Ritter House, Women Helping All People, West Marin Community Resource Center, and St. Vincent de Paul Society.


(415) 526-7500



(415) 457-9677


555 Northgate Drive, Ste 201
San Rafael, CA 94903


Priority is given to families who are not eligible for other forms of financial assistance and for whom assistance will resolve their immediate financial crisis.