County of Marin Health and Human Services

Marin County Department of Health and Human Services Division of Social Services: CalWORKS

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To contact us for essential services, please use the following resource numbers:

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  • Public Health: 415-473-7191 | COVID-19 Website | COVID-19 E-mail
    • Note: this number is for non-medical questions about COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 9:30am to 12pm and 1pm to 5pm. 

  • 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
  • Information and Assistance - for older adults, persons with disabilities, and family caregivers: 415-457-INFO (415-457-4636)

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Marin County Department of Health and Human Services Division of Social Services: CalWORKS

CalWORKs is a cash program which aids families with children who are deprived of parental support because of parental unemployment, absence or incapacity. This program provides eligible applicants with cash assistance, a medical card and possibly food stamps. CalWORKs is administered by the Marin County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Social Services. (Si quisiera oir información sobre el programa de sostenimiento de minor (CalWORKs) por favor cuélque el teléfono y use el número ((877) 410-8817).

Phone: 

(877) 410-8817

Hours: 

Monday- Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Fax: 

(415) 473-3555

Address: 

120 North Redwood Drive
San Rafael, CA 94903

Application Process: 

If you would like to apply for California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) you must do so in person. To expedite your application you may wish to bring with you the following items of verification if applicable: A picture identificat

Eligibility: 

Determined upon application

Language: 

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
  • Interpeters available for other languages

Fees: 

N/A