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San Anselmo Insights
For Seniors





Senior Access

Novato Center:

1905 Novato Blvd., Novato


Administration Office

555 Northgate Drive, Ste 230-A, San Rafael

415-491-2500, info@senioraccess.org

Providing community-based support for older adults and their families, Senior Access has been serving seniors and adults with chronic healthcare needs in Marin since 1973. We are committed to assuring that Marin seniors are able to remain independent-in their homes and communities-for as long as is feasible.


Marin Senior Coordinating Council-Whistlestop

930 Tamalpais Ave., San Rafael

415-456-9062, mailto:info@thewhistlestop.org, www.thewhistlestop.org

Offering meals, employment opportunities, transportation, recreation, educational courses, legal, tax, and housing counseling programs, and much more.


McGarr House I

46 Mariposa Ave., San Anselmo 415-453-3494

A residence for guests 60 years and older, McGarr House One has 24 private rooms, many with private and semiprivate bathrooms. There is a large common living room and a dining room overlooking the gardens. Second-floor amenities include a lounge and an elevator.


McGarr House II

931 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo 415-454-0136

McGarr House II has 20 private rooms in four cottages that face each other around a lovely lawn quadrangle. Each cottage room is at ground level, eliminating the need for stairways or ramps. All rooms are private and most include private bathrooms. Each room has an emergency call button by the bed that immediately summons on-duty staff.

Ross Valley Ecumenical Housing Association (RVEHA--Tam House)
34 Tamalpais Ave., San Anselmo 415-457-5633,
email:rveha@comcast.net, www.tamhouse.org.  Affordable shared homes for independent seniors 63 and older.  Chris Highland, Manager.

Windchime of Marin
1111 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Kentfield 415-482-4100,
mailto:windchimemkg@islllc.com, www.windchimeofmarin.com
A memory care community specializing in the care of residents with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Residents reside with dignity in a supportive and caring atmosphere. Our charming home-like environment enables us to pay special attention to the residents and their specific needs. The staff at Windchime of Marin are dedicated to caring for each resident as an individual.