County of Marin Health and Human Services

Homeward Bound of Marin

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 c4yourself.com.
  • 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 473-INFO@marincounty.org.
  • 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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Homeward Bound of Marin

Homeward Bound of Marin is committed to providing services to transition homeless individuals and families into stable housing. Facilities include: Family Emergency Center, Family Resource Center, Mill Street Center, New Beginnings Center, Voyager Carmel Center, Fourth Street Center, Meadow Park, Family Park, and Palm Court. Services include: ' Emergency, transitional, and long-term housing, food, support services, and advocacy for homeless adults and families. ' Transitional and residential services for adults with mental-health disabilities. ' Job and life-skills training and assisted re-entry into the workforce. ' Advocacy and construction of inclusive housing for Marin s lower-income residents.

Phone: 

(415) 382-3363

Email: 

Address: 

1385 N Hamilton Parkway
Novato, CA 94949