Sufi Studies Institute 14 Commercial Blvd, Novato, CA94949 Sufi Studies Institute is a human rights organization that specializes in organizing community groups that benefit…More children. The organization offers youth programs aimed at promoting spiritual exploration. Programs strive to create a support network for participants.
Paychex 88 Rowland Way, Novato, CA94945 Paychex is an industry leading provider of payroll and human resource solutions for small to large business across the…More nation. Established in 1971, this business has grown from a business with one employee to a nationally recognized payroll agency. Services include, but are not limited to, tax services, 401k and employee benefits, human resource administration and compliance.
Lotus Tribe 5420 Nave Dr, Novato, CA94949 Located in Novato, Lotus Tribe is a nonprofit community resource that endeavors to provide sustained support in all…More aspects of human needs, including educational programs, child development and child care, multicultural studies, humanities and more. You may call the telephone number or visit the web address provided for more information.
Marin Humane Society is a large animal resource facility including an animal shelter and adoption center, pet supply…More store, educational center, and veterinary clinic.</p>
<p>The shelter has dogs, cats, barnyard companions, and small companions such as rabbits, reptiles, birds and mice. Its website is updated weekly with detailed information on each animal and interested persons are encouraged to visit the adoption center to meet them.</p>
<p>Marin Humane Society also provides services such as animal licensing, lost and found, and access to low-cost clinics.</p>
Somatics Magazine 455 Ridge Rd, Novato, CA94947 Somatics magazine is a quarterly scientific journal produced on Grant Street in downtown Novato. Self-described…More as a "pioneering magazine in an exciting new field of science, health care, psychology and human education," the magazine covers mind-body disciplines, including meditation, yoga and much more. <em>Somatics</em> magazine was founded in 1976 by Thomas Hanna. For more information about the magazine or to subscribe, please call or visit its website.
Novato Human Needs Center 1907 Novato Blvd, Novato, CA94947 For four decades, the Novato Human Needs Center has been helping the most needy people in Marin County's northernmost…More city. The nonprofit is entrenched in the community and has hundreds of volunteers who help with food distribution to those with low incomes. Programs help residents in dire circumstances move toward self-sustainability. Among the most popular events is the annual Holiday Share Program, which allows kids to pick out free gifts for their parents and parents to pick out free donated toys for the kids. Major sponsors of Novato Human Needs include the Marin Community Foundation, the City of Novato and the United Way.
ADP Novato 505 San Marin Dr, Novato, CA94945 ADP is a data processing company that services business clients in Novato and throughout the country. It specializes in…More automatic data processing, as the name indicates. This includes payroll, human resources projects and more. Call the number provided for more information.
Management Recruiters of Novato 7595 Redwood Blvd, Novato, CA94945 Management Recruiters of Novato is a premier employment agency specializing in matching top qualified talent with…More prospective employers in the commercial banking and sales management industries. This business also provides comprehensive human resource services to its business clients.
OfficeTeam 75 Rowland Way, Novato, CA94945 With offices nationwide, OfficeTeam provides employment services for highly-skilled administrative professionals. This…More business matches applicants with prospective employers in a variety of departments, such as human resources, marketing and medical clinics. For a complete listing of services offered or to schedule an appointment, call the number provided.
Pacific eDocument Solutions 100 Rush Landing Rd, Novato, CA94945 Pacific eDocument Solutions is an electronic document management services provider for businesses in the Bay Area and…More western United States. This company builds systems according to individual clients' needs and its information technology team helps clients integrate their newly acquired systems. Pacific eDocument Solutions has particular experience with the real estate, legal, healthcare, human resources, finance and accounting industries.
Susan Russo & Associates 1615 Hill Rd, Novato, CA94947 Susan Russo & Associates is an executive staffing agency in Novato. The company specializes in helping job seekers…More find work in executive and administrative positions. The company was founded in the early 1990s by Susan Russo, a human resources generalist with a background in insurance companies. More information is available by calling its office or visiting its website and checking for current job openings.
The creation of Dogbone Meadow in the early 2000s was a labor of love by volunteers led by the late Chuck Deatrick. A…More core group plus folks from the city maintenance staff did all the heavy lifting. The park is part of a larger undeveloped city park called O'Hair Park.</p>
<p>A path of woodchips winds around an open grassy area about the size of a football field, and the whole area is surrounded by chain-link fencing. There are several play structures for the dogs, such as hurdles and tubes. Water bowls and poop scoopers are available. Note that there is no bathroom for human beings at the park.</p>
<p>Many dog owners walk around the perimeter, sometimes chatting with other dog owners or listening to iPods, while their dogs play off-leash in the center area. Watch out for dogs charging full speed for a ball or flying disc.</p>
The NUSD office at the corner of Grant Avenue and Seventh Street is the home of the superintendent, the business…More division, the human resources division and the instruction division. It has several conference rooms and a main public meeting room and serves as home to Novato Public Access Television.</p>
<p>Dr. Jan La Torre-Derby is the superintendent of this district, which oversees the progress of 8,000 students. The district's motto is "Achievement for All ... Our Call to Action." Goals for 2010–2011 included increasing college readiness, improving overall student achievement, addressing fiscal solvency, implementing grants and completing a consolidation study that could result in school closings.</p>
<p>The district, which comprises 16 schools, is supported by a nonprofit called School Fuel, a foundation that started in 2003 to supplement funding for the schools. More than $1 million has been donated and many programs and positions have been saved or restored.</p>
<p>In September 2010, Derby announced that she would retire at the end of the school year. The NUSD Board of Trustees—Maria Aguila, Debbie Butler, Cindi Clinton, Tom Cooper, Derek Knell, Ross Millerick and Shelly Scott—will be charged with hiring Derby's replacement.</p>
Closely connected with the Novato Youth Center, the Novato Wellness Center was the first wellness center aimed at…More teens ever opened in Novato, starting in 2006. It offers low-cost and sometimes no-cost services ranging from reproductive health, mental health, drug and alcohol counseling, nutrition education and other forms of guidance for teens.</p>
<p>The staff is bilingual and bicultural, and all help is provided confidentially. There is a weekly drop-in teen health clinic provided by Marin Community Clinics for kids ages 12-19 who need birth control, STI and pregnancy testing. Youths who drop-in are screened for depression, anxiety, suicide risk and substance use.</p>
<p>The center is also home to many other services including Marin County Health & Human Services Women, Infant and Children (WIC) program and DUI programs administered by Bay Area Community Resources.</p>
<p>Primary funding is secured through the Novato Youth Center, a nonprofit that has been aiding the community since 1976. Huckleberry Youth Programs are another key supporter. The wellness center is in the Downtown Novato shopping center, just to the left of Lucky supermarket and just to the right of Ideal Stationers.</p>