County of Marin Health and Human Services

Drake Terrace

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.
  • 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) 57-INFO (415) 457-4636 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)


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Drake Terrace

A 123-unit retirement community in San Rafael, one block south of Northgate shopping mall. Drake Terrace features independent, Assisted and Memory Care apartments for rent on a month to month basis.

There are 24 independent one and two-bedroom apartments, 86 assisted living studios, one and two-bedroom apartments, and 13 private Memory Care studios. All assisted living residents receive 3 great meals a day, housekeeping, personal laundry, transportation and most utilities and a range of personalized services if necessary. Independent residents have a choice of amenities to choose from.

Drake Terrace is celebrating 25 years of being a nurturing and engaging retirement community. We meet and surpass the needs and expectations for both assisted and independent residents. A sparkling activity calendar includes daily exercise classes, live music, and adventures to theatre, museums, casinos and ballgames. We are the proud sponsor of the Marin Shakespeare Company and the Novato Community Theatre. Other amenities include bistro, a beauty salon, and a fitness center. Please call and come discover Life at Drake Terrace!


(415) 491-1935


(415) 491-1703


275 Los Ranchitos Road
San Rafael, CA 94903