residents posing in organic garden

Our Mission

The Redwoods, A Community of Seniors is located on 10 acres in beautiful Mill Valley, California and offers a continuum of care to seniors from around the Bay Area.

The mission of The Redwoods is to maintain a creative, affordable community that promotes good health, well-being and security for a diverse group of seniors.


Our Story

Learn more about our rich history as a community-based nonprofit. Founded in 1972, The Redwoods has deep roots in the community of Mill Valley, California. 

Hunter with Joyce Crews

Our Leadership

Our Leadership Team is an integral part of our community — helping to make it warm, welcoming, and inclusive for all residents. Learn more about our Senior Team and our Board of Directors.

Life in Mill Valley

Named the "4th best small town in America" by Smithsonian Magazine, Mill Valley is "one of the jewels in a necklace of beautiful towns."

Nestled at the foot of Mt. Tamalpais in Marin County and just across the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco, Mill Valley combines stunning natural beauty with beautiful weather year-round. 

view of mountains and ocean in mill valley
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Excursion to Alcatraz

Community Partnerships

The Redwoods has strong ties to the broader community. We are proud of our many partnerships with other wonderful organizations and businesses in Marin that help make The Redwoods an outstanding place to live.

Our Resident Association is active on a number of programs. For example, they provide a scholarship program for graduating high school seniors.  The Redwoods is dedicated to giving back.

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