Older Adult Prevention and Early Intervention
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.
Older Adult Prevention and Early Intervention (PEI) provides screening and brief intervention for individuals (60+) experiencing symptoms of depression, anxiety and/or trauma. Interventions include evidence-based methods, such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Healthy Ideas, are home or office based, and provide linkages to additional services as needed. Education is also provided to community providers and members regarding identifying and responding to behavioral health symptoms in older adults.
Jewish Family and Children’s Services
600 Fifth Ave, San Rafael CA 94901
Mental Health and Substance Use Services (MHSUS) changed its name to Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS). As such, all references in existing departmental policies and procedures to MHSUS can be understood to reference BHRS as well.