The Canal Alliance Social Services Team is available to help individuals and families identify resources that address their urgent and basic needs.
Bilingual Case Managers are available to assist directly and provide referrals to health care, emergency rent and utility assistance, wage recovery, and more.
To schedule an appointment, please call (415) 454-2640.
Our offices are open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. We are closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.
Canal Alliance partners with the San Francisco Marin Food Bank to offer a weekly Food Pantry for families to access free nutritious foods, fresh fruits,
Each year, the Tuesday Food Pantry serves more than 1,200 families and distributes more than $1 million in food to the community.
Food Pantry Hours
Our food pantry is open every Tuesday morning from 8:30 am to 11:00 am in front of the Canal Alliance building at 91 Larkspur Street, San Rafael.
Emotional Support and Behavioral Health
Our Behavioral Health team offers trauma-informed therapy services to children, adolescents, adults, couples and families; as well as therapy groups throughout the year according to needs expressed by the community. Our services are free of cost and do not require insurance.
In addition to clinical services, we are available to partner with other agencies and community groups to organize talks and trainings. To schedule an appointment, please call (415) 454-2640.
For COVID-19 specific information, please call (415) 448-8675.
Your Home! Your Rights!
Do you need financial advice to buy or rent your first home, prevent evictions or foreclosure? Would you like confidential help to buy a home or improve your credit?
Canal Alliance is working with UNIDOSUS to offer free and confidential advice to tenants in Marin County.
Contact Canal Alliance at 415-454-2640 to make an appointment or receive more information.
You can also communicate directly with the UNIDOSUS Counseling Connection center and a representative will assist you. Call 844-394-0656, Monday through Friday from 5 am – 5 pm.