For Our Seniors
West Marin Senior Services is on the front lines working diligently to keep our older adults supported as we cope with this unprecedented event together. Their Care Managers are available to assist anyone over the age of 60 years in need of our programs and referrals. Please see phone numbers below.
To learn more about what services they can provide in these times, take a look at the link: https://conta.cc/2J67xdA
Their staff is ready to answer questions as well as to enroll those in need of WMSS Home Delivered Meals Program, available to seniors over 60 years and living in West Marin.
Please be advised of their (telephone only) office hours below as WMSS is not an emergency service:
Monday – Thursday 9-5
Friday – 9-3
Saturday & Sunday – closed
Home Delivered Meals Program: All areas of West Marin: Amena Hajjar 415-663-8148 x104 firstname.lastname@example.org
All other inquiries: 415-663-8148
All information from the West Marin Senior Services website – https://wmss.org
Fairfax is launching a 1 – 1 Volunteer Program to match local residents in need during this difficult time with local community volunteers to assist them with shopping, picking up prescriptions, etc. and checking in on what support may be needed over the coming weeks. To sign up for help, or to volunteer or for more information Click here.
Sign up with Good Fairy! Helper or helped. Right now Fairies are fluttering all over Marin running a TREMENDOUS number of errands every day, and forming Fairy/Neighbor partnerships that will enable us to tackle what comes hand in wing. As of now, 400 neighbors have signed up to help their community members! In need of help grocery shopping, errand running, or just a friendly socially distant check-in every day? Click here
Marin grocery stores offering senior-only shopping times
Good Earth: Everyday 9 am to 10 am. Reserved hours are for those who are 60+, pregnant, or immunocompromised.
Safeway: From 7 am to 9 am, Tuesday and Thursday, elderly and at-risk shoppers are invited to shop safely.
Costco: On Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 to 9 am they will open to seniors and at risk shoppers.
Target: 8 am on Wednesdays is reserved for their elderly and at-risk customers.
Whole Foods: Whole Foods is reserving 8 am – 9 am daily for its elderly and at-risk shoppers.
Nugget Markets: To accommodate seniors and Nugget Markets in Novato, Corte Madera, and Tiburon will open at 7 am