Marin Head Start 359 Bel Marin Keys Blvd, Novato, CA94949 Marin Head Start is part of the National Head Start program, offering low-income children and their families access to…More comprehensive educational, medical, nutritional and social services. This location serves as the administrative offices for the several Head Start classrooms throughout Marin County. Free to low-income families, Head Start offers partial and full-day care child care for infants up to five year olds, parenting classes and Family Advocates, who help bridge connections between the families and local resources. Funding for the program comes from Community Action Marin, a nonprofit that has aided low-income families in Marin County since 1966.
"The Division of Child Support Services establishes and enforces orders for child support" out of this office on…More Rowland Way, just across the street from the city of Novato administrative offices. The child support department moved to Novato in April 2009 and into a building owned by Barker Pacific Group.</p>
<p>The child support division's mission statement reads: "Children deserve the security of having their needs met. Parents are responsible for providing financial, medical and emotional support for their children. To achieve these goals, we establish and enforce child support orders, treating all parties with respect, and serve the community through outreach and education."</p>
<p>The best way to get help with child support services is to fill out an application on the website. The contact phone number is a general number for the state's child support office, and callers can be connected to the Marin office by stating the word "Marin" when prompted.</p>
<p>The office also serves as headquarters for the Enhanced Court Collections Division that tracks down money from delinquent traffic fines and other fees on behalf of Marin Superior Court.</p>