County of Marin Health and Human Services

Whistlestop/Legal Aid of Marin Legal Services

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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Whistlestop/Legal Aid of Marin Legal Services

Whistlestop partners with Legal Aid of Marin to provide a free, 30-minute legal consultation at Whistlestop and the Mill Valley Community Center. Clients must be 60 years of age or older, and reside in Marin County to qualify for legal services. Consultations with attorneys are by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, call 415-459-6700.


(415) 459-6700



You can leave a message anytime and you will receive a call back from volunteers on Tuesday,Wednesday, or Friday afternoons to schedule an appointment for a consultation.


(415) 456-1581


930 Tamalpais Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901