Human Services Department

The Sonoma County Human Services Department is the right place to start when you need support.

Our programs serve job seekers, employers adults, children, teens, families, veterans, people with disabilities and the elderly.

We provide eligible residents with job training and job search services, enroll eligible individuals and families in CalFresh or Medi-Cal, support veterans, help foster children and teens, and foster parents, protect abused or neglected children and help keep seniors and dependent adults safe. We partner with community organizations countywide to make sure that, together, we can meet residents' important needs.

Division Phone Contacts

  • Adult & Aging Services: (707) 565-5900
  • Economic Assistance (Med-Cal, CalFresh): (877) 699-6868 FAX: (707) 565-5252
  • Employment & Training: (707) 565-8500
  • Family, Youth & Children's Services: (707) 565-4300

You can help serve our community by calling our hotlines with concerns about abuse or neglect of children, seniors or dependent adults (800-667-0404). You can also report welfare benefits fraud. You can apply to be a foster parent to a Sonoma County child or teen or volunteer with Human Services programs and services.

  • Published on August 18, 2016

    The Sonoma County Human Services Department Adult and Aging Division is proud that the community initiative it supports to encourage advance care planning, My Care, My Plan: Speak Up Sonoma County, has been honored with an Aging Achievement Award by the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a).

  • Published on August 17, 2016

    Starting August 29, Sonoma County’s Economic Assistance Service Center will reduce call-in hours to peak times, from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., while increasing the number of eligibility workers answering calls about Medi-Cal, CalFresh and General Assistance benefits. The changes are expected to cut the time callers are on hold before connecting with Service Center workers.

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Contact Information

Human Services Department
County of Sonoma
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact us by Phone
3600 Westwind Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.508155, -122.795028
Mailing Address
PO Box 1539
Santa Rosa, CA 95402

How You Can Help

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