PPSC Rock N Bowl 2017 “the business of life is the acquisition of memories”

Join PPSC this year and acquire a few memories, as we celebrate 43 years of programing at this year’s 26th Annual Rock N Bowl – Downton Alley. PPSC provides a network of critical social services, which are likely already supporting the health and welfare of our community.  Here is merely a sample of a few ways our community benefits from […]

January 25th, 2017|Featured, Uncategorized|Comments Off on PPSC Rock N Bowl 2017 “the business of life is the acquisition of memories”|

March is National Nutrition month!

March is National Nutrition month! To help celebrate, the Petaluma Bounty Farmers’ Market LIFE program will be doubling the matching funds provided to all CalFresher users at Farmers’ Markets throughout Sonoma County. Now, CalFresh clients who use $20 in CalFresh funds at participating Farmers’ Markets will get an additional $20 in LIFE funds to spend at the Market! This […]

March 3rd, 2016|Featured, Petaluma Bounty, Uncategorized|Comments Off on March is National Nutrition month!|

25 Years ago in a bowling alley not so far away, PPSC Rock n’ Bowl began….

…and now you can be part of the history by joining us this year at our LANE WARS.  March 18, 2016, bowling starts at 7:30PM.

With each roll of the ball you will be making a difference in the life of a hungry homebound senior.

With each song you will help a teen make good decisions about the path they are […]

January 20th, 2016|Featured, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 25 Years ago in a bowling alley not so far away, PPSC Rock n’ Bowl began….|

a little fun in the dark can help so many

PPSC Neon Rose Classic Golf Tournament

This years 2015 neon rose golf classic benefitting PETALUMA PEOPLE SERVICE CENTER will be October 23.  Join us for 9 glowing holes of golf at rooster run golf course: register to golf, sponsor this classic event, or volunteer. Sponsor, golf or volunteer. Lets have a little fun in the dark to help the thousands […]

September 9th, 2015|Counseling, Featured, Housing, Seniors, Serving Families, Volunteers|Comments Off on a little fun in the dark can help so many|

Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity for the Deaf

DEAF AND THOSE WHO USE WHEELCHAIRS
FACE ADDED DISCRIMINATION IN RENTAL HOUSING MARKET
National study finds deaf, hard of hearing, and those in wheelchairs told about fewer homes
WASHINGTON – Well-qualified homeseekers who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as homeseekers who use wheelchairs, are told about fewer available housing units than comparable homeseekers who can hear and walk, according […]

August 12th, 2015|Featured, Housing|Comments Off on Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity for the Deaf|

Supreme Court Preserves Protections of Fair Housing Law

The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday rejected an attempt to narrow the scope of the Fair Housing Act, one of the nation’s most important civil rights laws.

In the 5-4 vote, the “court acknowledges the Fair Housing Act’s continuing role in moving the nation toward a more integrated society,” the court wrote. The ruling said a housing discrimination case can […]

June 25th, 2015|Featured, Housing|Comments Off on Supreme Court Preserves Protections of Fair Housing Law|

Petaluma Chalk HeART event – love what’s real

Presented by: Casa Grande Senior Projects, Petaluma People Services Center, Bank of Marin, W. Bradley Electric

 Friday, April 24, 2014, 6:30pm – 8:00pm Bank of Marin, 8 4th Street, Downtown Petaluma

Make it clever… draw it cool! Healthy relationships are your muse and chalk is your tool… spread the word…and get ready to take a run at ChalkHeART. chalk HeART 2015

Here’s […]

April 16th, 2015|Counseling, Featured, Serving Families, Volunteers|Comments Off on Petaluma Chalk HeART event – love what’s real|

April 16 has been declared Healthcare Decisions Day

The Coalition for Compassionate Care of California is proud to announce that April 16 has been declared Healthcare Decisions Day in California. The proclamation was authored by Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-19) through Senate Resolution 17.

The resolution urges all Californians to communicate their healthcare preferences and execute an advance healthcare directive. It also urges those who are seriously ill to […]

April 13th, 2015|Featured, Seniors|Comments Off on April 16 has been declared Healthcare Decisions Day|

Petaluma Bounty – need your vote!

Petaluma Bounty made it through the first round of applications for the Seeds of Change® Grant Program and we need your help to ensure we make it to the next round! Seeds of Change® is an organic food and seed company that is committed to helping organizations across the country create healthier, more sustainable communities. In support of their […]

April 13th, 2015|Featured, Petaluma Bounty, Volunteers|Comments Off on Petaluma Bounty – need your vote!|

Help Yourself by Helping Others – PPSC iRIDE

Knowing that we are valued by others is an important psychological factor in helping us to forget the negative aspects of our lives, and thinking more positively about our environment. It is proved that lonely people more often suffer from cardiovascular problems, stress and depression.

Everyone needs some social interaction in their lives and it has proved to have a […]

March 17th, 2015|Featured, Seniors|Comments Off on Help Yourself by Helping Others – PPSC iRIDE|