serving people with developmental disabilities

about us

our mission

To improve the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities in our community by providing a lifetime of compassionate support in an atmosphere of respect, inspiration, and purpose


Since 1954, Lifehouse has been providing people with development disabilities with quality support.

team, board,& council

Our talented team working to support people with developmental disabilities.


Lifehouse is a 501(c)(3) non-profit agency. Fiscal responsibility is a priority at Lifehouse.

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Ready to make a difference in the lives of people with developmental disabilities?

Great Expectations Preschool

opening August 2018

Children of all abilities are welcome at our school! 

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Contact Kate O'Connor at 415.526.5307 or greatexpectations@lifehouseagency.org

RCP Tiburon Mile

The World's Premier International Open Water Swim

Sunday, August 19, 2018  |  Shoreline Park, Tiburon  |  8:30AM - 11:30AM

Day-of Support Staff and the People we Serve are FREE

$20 Donation to Support Team Lifehouse  |  Lunch and Musical Entertainment Included
Bring your blankets and lawn chairs. Lunch will be served after the race.

Team Lifehouse

Lifehouse has been chosen as this year's charity partner. Donate to support Team Lifehouse.
Contact Jennifer Waight to join the team. jwaight@lifehouseagency.org | (415) 640-7407

parking on event day

As much as possible, please carpool with others as parking is limited. 

Paid Parking Options

  • Chase Bank ($5.00/day)
  • Bank of America ($5.00/day)

Free Parking Options

  • Lagoon Road (STRICT 2 HOUR LIMIT)
  • Cove Road (STRICT 2 HOUR LIMIT)
  • Beach Road (STRICT 2 HOUR LIMIT)
  • Tiburon Blvd. (bet. Lyford Dr. & Mar W St.)

Sponsor Team Lifehouse

Your support will help ensure everyone in our community has the opportunity for choice, empowerment, and a meaningful way of life. Contact Ann Elias to become a sponsor.
EMAIL: aelias@lifehouseagency.org          
TEL: (415) 526-5320

Our Sponsors


This is an exciting new event for Lifehouse, and we need your help. All volunteers will be given the much coveted event gear and provided lunch after your shift.

Contact Erin Bertulfo if you have any questions about being a volunteer.
EMAIL: ebertulfo@lifehouseagency.org
TEL: (415) 526-5305


Kayakers  (7:00AM - 11:00AM)
Kayak Valet (7:00AM - 11:00AM)
Baggage Claim (8:00AM - 12:00PM)
Personal Assistants (6:00AM - 10:00AM)
Body Markers (6:00AM - 10:00AM)
Food Tent (8:00AM - 12:00PM)




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Have questions about developmental disabilities or our services? Check out this page to find out more about developmental disabilities and the services that we provide to our community.

Media & Blog

Check out our work in the community, follow our progress, and read about the stories of the people we support that inspire us! 

Introducing "Lifehouse" a New Documentary Film Coinciding with this year's 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), this film offers unique access into the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities, their families and the people who support their independent living.

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Improve the lives of people living with developmental disabilities

Whether it’s a donation of time or money, we are deeply grateful for the support we receive.


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Contact Us

If you have any questions about Lifehouse, please contact us using the form or at mail@lifehouseagency.org

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Lifehouse Office
899 Northgate Drive, Suite 500
San Rafael, CA 94903
p: 415.526.5300
f:  415.472.5739


media contact

Glodow Nead Communications