Services & Advocacy

Empowering Our Community to Live Independently

Marin CIL offers a wide array of services for the betterment of your independence in Person Centered Planning & Care Coordination, Housing Preservation, and Advocacy & Assistance.

Services & Advocacy Overview

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Person Centered Planning & Care Coordination

Independent Living Skills & Peer Support

Providing instruction in personal care, financial management, social skills, household management, and more. Also includes education and training necessary for living independently in the community.

Personal Assistant Registry

Coordinating a team of thoroughly screened and highly trained caregivers. We also provide technical assistance in hiring and managing caregivers. Individuals may sign up for as well.

Information & Assistance

Assistance identifying the appropriate long-term services and supports which best meet ones needs.

Benefits Navigation

Navigating healthcare options including HMOs and PPOs. Assessing individuals for appropriate public benefits including Supplemental Security Income (551), Social Security Disability (55D1), Medi-Cal, Medicare, and Cal Fresh.

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Housing Preservation

Housing Referral & Navigation

Creating individualized strategies and assisting in the application process.

Home Modifications

Linking individuals with home assessments and referrals for construction. Limited funding is available for qualified individuals.

Assistive Technology

Supporting individuals in the acquisition and/or use of various types of Assistive Technology. Insurance may cover some of these items, and we can help to facilitate this process.

Landlord & Tenant Facilitation

Facilitating requests for reasonable accommodations in the home with a landlord or tenant.

Nursing Home Transition Assistance & Service Coordination

Facilitating services to transition individuals from inpatient care back into one's home.

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Advocacy & Assistance

Individual & Systems Change Advocacy

Expanding access to services, benefits, and programs that enhance independence. We work with public and private organizations to increase access for seniors and people with disabilities.

Bob Roberts Client Assistance Fund

Promoting self-sufficiency to qualified individuals who are actively working towards an independent living goal.

Mary Mathews Breast Cancer Advocacy Project

Engaging underinsured and individuals diagnosed with breast cancer in applying for special benefits programs and accessing limited funding to receive the critical medical care they need.