Multi-Service Organization Referrals

Alzheimer’s Association
4340 Redwood Hwy., Suite D314
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 472-4340

All services are Alzheimer’s specific: support groups, information and referrals, family education, newsletter, and an informative website.

Canal Community Alliance
91 Larkspur St.
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 454-2640
Multi-cultural family advocacy, spanish speaking staff available.

Catholic Charities of Marin
179 Los Ranchitos Road
San Rafael, CA
(415) 499-1470 (Marin office)
(415) 592-9200 (San Francisco office)
(415) 564-7882 (grief counseling in San Francisco)

Senior case management (62 +), counseling, senior information and referral, and family advocacy (emphasis on low-income families). San Francisco office offers more services including HIV services (check their website for complete information).

Community Action Marin
29 Mary Street
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 485-1489

Family Service Agency
1005 A Street, Suite 307
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 456-3853

Jewish Family and Children’s Services
PO Box 159004, 2150 Post Street,
San Francisco, CA 9411

The Jewish Family and Children’s Services have several programs and their goal is to keep people independent and in their homes for as long as possible and offers services for the non Medi-Cal, 18 years and over population. The Multipurpose Senior Services Program offers services for persons 65 years and older and Medi-Cal elligible. You must become a client to receive services and to become a client you would be at risk for institutionalization and be disabled. Services include: case management, respite funding (3-6 month waiting list), financial help with equipment. Information and referral services are available to everyone.

The Living/Dying Project
P.O. Box 357
Fairfax, CA 94978
(415) 456-3915

Non-denominational spiritual support for those faced with a life-threatening illness and their families. The Next Step program is a four-week, introductory program for persons who are newly diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. Clients will learn skills to cope with stress and begin the journey of spiritual healing. The Open Circle program provides one-to-one support for a person with a life-threatening illness. Support is available to our client’s caregivers.

Marin Center For Independent Living
710 Fourth Street
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 459-6245
Helping the disabled and in-home care registry.

Marin Home Care
25 Bellam Blvd., Suite 230
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 485-9200

Skilled home care with experienced nurses, therapists, and home health aides, esolves problems, coordinates homemaker and attendant services, coordinates medical equipment and supplies, in-home counseling, and offers a wide-range of skilled, medical assistance.

Marin Senior Coordinating Council
930 Tamalpais Avenue
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 456-9062

Provides services, programs, and activities for the benefit of Marin’s older and disabled population: meals, employment opportunities, transportation, recreation, educational courses, counseling programs of various kinds, a chance to be of help to others, informational assistance, or referral to community resources.

Suicide Prevention & Community Counseling Crisis Line
(415) 499-1100