We enourage the development of children by creating a climate of mutual respect, caring and trust. In our program, a child's individual development, culture and learning styles are affirmed and nurtured.
We provide an atmosphere of caring that will give the best opportunities for those with mental illness to reach their highest potential. The Mental Health Program is committed to advocating for our clients.
CAM safety net programs assist Marin families, seniors, and the disabled with emergency financial needs that are not covered by other assistance programs.
CAM’s economic development programs are designed to assist moderate to low income individuals and families reach self-sufficiency through financial literacy.
Community Action Marin Child Development has operated quality childcare centers for over 25 years. By serving over 600 children from low-income working families and employing over 80 staff, we contribute to Marin County's economic stability. In collaboration with County agencies we provide dental, vision and hearing screenings, referrals to social services and assessments for children with special needs.
Community Action Marin News
August 1, 2014
IN 2010 Community Action Marin joined forces with the Marin Child Care Council, First 5 Marin, MarinKids, the Marin Child Care Commission, Parent Voices and the Youth Leadership Institute to begin to formally work together to bring about a dedicated local funding stream for children’s services. This was an idea that many groups had been talking about for years. In the ensuing years this group grew to include over 75 different agencies and individuals with representatives from the public and private sectors including community based organizations, the educational community, local business leaders and local government.
Events & Fundraisers
August 13, 2014
Community Action Marin is a private, non-profit Agency which as been designated as the primary anti-poverty agency of Marin County. As a Community Action Agency, we are charged with speaking for those without a voice, advocating for social justice and equity, and creating an environment which promotes opportunity, self-sufficiency and hope for all our community members.