County of Marin Health and Human Services

The Villas at Hamilton

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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The Villas at Hamilton

These historic buildings were originally Officers Quarters in the early 1930's. Historically renovated buildings provide housing to those 55 and over. Activities complimentary business center equipped with computers and Internet access, fax and copy capabilities. A variety of planned social activities which include craft making classes, games, holiday parties, and educational seminars. Landscaped grounds with courtyards, elevators, wheelchair accessible apartments, laundry care facilities and a controlled access entry system. On-site storage, climate controlled premium wine storage. The three buildings include a clubhouse with kitchen, billiards room and craft room. At time of residency, applicants must be at least 55 or older. Income limits apply based on the area medium income. SSI and Section 8 accepted. Cats and small dogs accepted. Please call for more information and a personal tour.


(415) 884-2535


410 South Palm Drive
Novato, CA 94949


Residents must be at least 55 and income limits apply based on the area medium income.