County of Marin Health and Human Services

First 5 Marin: Marin City-Sausalito School Readiness Initiative

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)


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First 5 Marin: Marin City-Sausalito School Readiness Initiative

The goal of First 5 Marin's School Readiness initiatives is to prepare the 'whole child' to be successful in school and in life. Activities include Summer Bridge (kindergarten preparation for those children with little or no preschool experiences), family and health advocates, health insurance enrollment assistance, vision and hearing assessments, dental/oral health screenings and treatment, playgroups, family literacy, parent education and support, early childhood educator training, mental health services, nutrition education, recreational activities and special projects based on local needs.


(415) 339-2836



(415) 339-0221


100 Phillips Drive
Marin City, CA 94965