County of Marin Health and Human Services

Buckelew Suicide Prevention Hotline

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 457-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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Buckelew Suicide Prevention Hotline

We can all help prevent suicide. The hotline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
Phone: (415) 499-1100
Email: hotline@buckelew.org
Website: http://www.buckelew.org/programs/north-bay-suicide-prevention
Address:
c/o Buckelew Programs
201 Alameda del Prado Ste 201
Novato, CA 94949

- National Life 1-800-273-TALK [8255]
- For grief support call (415)-499-1195

Survivors of Suicide: Allies For Hope - A Suicide Bereavement Support Group. Second Wednesday of each month - Online, 7:00-8:30pm.
Contact email: SOSinfo@buckelew.org(link sends e-mail) or call (415) 492-0614.