PPSC launches iRIDE expansion to Rohnert Park

Rohnert Park – Be a part of Something Bigger!

Need a RIDE? Yes! Answer many older adults. More than 20 percent of Americans age 65 and older don’t drive, according to an analysis of the federal government’s National Household Travel Survey by AARP’s Public Policy Institute.

This month iRIDE Rohnert Park, PPSC’s Volunteer Driver Program launches our successful program in Rohnert […]

August 10th, 2017|iRIDE, Seniors|Comments Off on PPSC launches iRIDE expansion to Rohnert Park|

Do you believe in Magic? Some people say that is what happens at our Adult Day program.

PPSC has a current opening for the Coordinator at our Adult Day & Respite program activities and site operation at our 25 Howard location. This person will:

Works under the direct supervision of the Director of Senior Services
Plans and supervises activity program for client/group
Creates and maintains client files and care plans
Manages all required documentation and records
Follows regulations and procedures as required […]

June 12th, 2017|Seniors|Comments Off on Do you believe in Magic? Some people say that is what happens at our Adult Day program.|

PPSC to host our Special Delivery project – create a handmade valentine for seniors

Petaluma People Services Center is hosting a Special Delivery project to deliver handmade Valentines to those in our Senior Services Programs. PPSC delivers nutritious meals through our Meals On Wheels Program, and we would love to add YOUR handmade greeting card to the delivery of meals to our Petaluma seniors. Even if you don’t live in Petaluma you can […]

January 17th, 2017|Seniors, Volunteers|Comments Off on PPSC to host our Special Delivery project – create a handmade valentine for seniors|

1,000 Petaluma Bowls 2016

2016 1000 Bowls Poster

You may have heard about our pottery bowl event – 1,000 Petaluma Bowls. Last year, we launched this awareness raising event to help address hunger in our community. This year, we are doing it again to directly support PPSC’s programs that bring healthy meals to our community’s most vulnerable and food insecure individuals.  Even though our […]

September 26th, 2016|Petaluma Bounty, Seniors|Comments Off on 1,000 Petaluma Bowls 2016|

Petaluma People Services Center, The City of Petaluma and Walgreens are partnering this year to provide flu shots to senior. 

Location:  Petaluma Senior Center, 211 Novak

Tuesday, September 13 – 12:00 noon to 2:00pm

Tuesday, October 11 – 12:00 noon to 2:00pm

For more information, contact PPSC 707-765-8488.

August 1st, 2016|Seniors|Comments Off on |

PPSC partners with Petaluma Animal Services to build awareness about senior to senior adoptions

In honor of the Petaluma Animal Services, Clear the Shelter Program, PPSC invites you to understand the Healing Power of Pets – Senior to Senior adoptions are always free.  Flyer attached: CTSPEP 2016

For seniors pet owners, who often live alone, pets can help reduce stress, lower blood pressure, increase social interaction and physical activity and help them learn.

Pets provide […]

July 8th, 2016|Counseling, Seniors|Comments Off on PPSC partners with Petaluma Animal Services to build awareness about senior to senior adoptions|

¿Qué es el equilibrio?

El equilibrio es la capacidad de mantener el cuerpo sobre su soporte, sentado o de pie, parado o en movimiento.

¿Cómo se puede lograr? Tiene que usar tres sistemas del cuerpo:

La sensación: la capacidad de sentir el cuerpo y su entorno
El procesamiento: la capacidad de evaluar las sensaciones para decidir que hacer
La función: la capacidad de actuar

Todas las cosas que ayudan a estos […]

June 30th, 2016|Seniors, Uncategorized|Comments Off on ¿Qué es el equilibrio?|

Petaluma People Services Center to offer the FallProof Balance and Mobility program.

Petaluma People Services Center announced today that FallProof! will be added to the suite of programs that PPSC offers to seniors in our community. The national award-winning FallProof™ Balance and Mobility program utilizes a multidimensional approach to the assessment and treatment of balance-related problems.  This theory-driven program has proven to be effective in reducing fall risk among older adults […]

June 22nd, 2016|Seniors, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Petaluma People Services Center to offer the FallProof Balance and Mobility program.|

Petaluma People Services Center and the Petaluma Sunrise Rotary will be hosting a Very Special Tea for Mom on May 7

As Mother’s Day nears, PPSC and Petaluma Sunrise Rotary want to recognize all the amazing Mothers in our community. So many Mothers living in the Petaluma area are not able to spend the day with their children, so we want to celebrate them. This special event offers an unforgettable afternoon complete with high tea, entertainment, flowers, gifts and companionship […]

April 22nd, 2016|Seniors, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Petaluma People Services Center and the Petaluma Sunrise Rotary will be hosting a Very Special Tea for Mom on May 7|

Petaluma Partners in Prevention commemorates World Elder Abuse Awareness Day June 14th 2016

Elder abuse happens every day when older persons are abused, neglected, and exploited by others. No one likes to talk about it, but all too often it happens and most times it goes unreported. Every year an estimated 5 million older Americans are victims of elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation. And that’s only part of the picture: Experts believe […]

April 20th, 2016|Counseling, Seniors|Comments Off on Petaluma Partners in Prevention commemorates World Elder Abuse Awareness Day June 14th 2016|