Category Archives: Referrals

Websites

Aging with Dignity www.agingwithdignity.org AgeSong Senior Communities www.agesong.com AIDS Education Global Information System www.aegis.com Alternative Medicine Foundation’s HerbMed (dictionary of herbs and uses) www.amfoundation.org/herbmed.htm Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral www.alzheimers.org American Academy of Hospice & Palliative Medicine www.aahpm.org American Association of Retired Persons www.aarp.org American Brain Tumor Association www.abta.org American Cancer Society www.cancer.org American Chronic […]

Support Groups

Healing at the Edge Living/Dying Project Mill Valley, Santa Rosa, San Francisco (415) 456-3915   Cancer Support Groups Kaiser San Rafael: Ongoing, free support groups,open to the public Vicki Landes, LCSW, Breast Care Coordinator at 415-444-2496 ¬†and David Martin, Cancer Program Services Manager at 415-444-2570 Marin General Cancer Institute: Ongoing, free support groups, open to […]

Seniors

AgeSong Senior Communities San Francisco , Oakland, & Emeryville (415) 431-8143 Alzheimer’s Association 4340 Redwood Hwy., #23 San Rafael, CA 94903 (415) 472-4340 www.alznorcal.org (see Multi-Service Organizations for more details) Catholic Charities of Marin 149 Los Ranchitos Road San Rafael, CA (415) 499-1470 Aging services, case management, counseling. (see Multi-Service Organizations for more details) Division […]

Multi-Service Org.

Alzheimer’s Association 4340 Redwood Hwy., Suite 23 San Rafael, CA 94903 www.alznorcal.org (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 www.canalalliance.org (415) 454-2640 Multi-cultural family advocacy, spanish speaking staff available. Catholic Charities of Marin […]

Spiritual Support and Meditation Centers

Center for Attitudinal Healing 33 Buchanan Drive Sausalito, CA 94965 (415) 331-6161 Support offered for people faced with a life-threatening illness, their families, children, and for grief. Many on-going support groups offered. Please call for specific group information and times. The Living/Dying Project P.O. Box 357 Fairfax, CA 94978 www.livingdying.org (415) 456-3915 Non-denominational spiritual support […]

Hospitals, Clinics, Health Insurance

Hospitals & Clinics HIV Clinic 20 North San Pedro Road, Suite2002 San Rafael, CA 94903 (415) 499-7377 Kaiser Permanente Hospital 99 Montecillo Road San Rafael, CA 94903 (415) 482-6800 (Downtown San Rafael) (415) 444-2000 (San Rafael) (415) 899-7400 (Novato) (707) 765-3900 (Petaluma) Kentfield Rehabilitation Hospital & Outpatient Center 1125 Sir Francis Drake Blvd Kentfield, CA […]

Bay Area Hospices, In-Home Care

Heartland Hospice 1050 Northgate Dr. #300 San Rafael CA 94903 (415) 472-2637 Hospice by the Bay 17 Sir Francis Drake Blvd Larkspur Landing CA 94939 www.hospicebythebay.org (415) 526-5500 Hospice By The Bay 1540 Market Street #350 San Francisco, CA 94102 (415) 626-5900 Heartland Home Health Care & Hospice 825 Sonoma Ave., Ste B Santa Rosa, […]

Food Delivery, Transportation, Housing

HIV Food Pantry- a program of Community Action Marin 408 4th Street, San Rafael, CA (415) 457-9875 Offers free groceries for Marin residents with HIV or AIDS to be picked up at their location. Income-eligible, please contact their office for details. Meals of Marin 1111 E. Francisco Blvd., Suite B San Rafael, CA 94901 (415) […]

Caregiving Counseling, Grief Support

Center for Caregiver Training 1320 Divisadero St San Francisco, CA 94115 (415) 563-9286 Email: hcc1988@aol.com Caregiving 101 Training Program: 6 three-hour classes designed to help families and friends care for thier loved ones at home who are living with serious illness. It features practical skills and strategies for family caregivers. It is taught by community […]

Cancer

Cancer American Cancer Society 25 Bellam Blvd. No 150, San Rafael, CA 94901 (415) 454-8464 Medical supplies offered if available or they can help you find supplies, transportation to and from treatments (prefer one weeks notice), one-to-one support offered for breast cancer patients (paired with survivor), support groups for men with prostate cancer (454-8464), help […]

AIDS/HIV

Referrals The Living/Dying Project has created these lists so that people faced with a life-threatening illness and their families could find some of Marin County resources. We try our best to include any non-profit agency that has services that could benefit our clients, and continue to update our lists. We do not endorse any agency […]