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|

Brews and Bites for Bounty!

Help us grow our programs by joining us on Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 for the 5th annual Brews and Bites for Bounty! Eat, drink, dance, and be merry to benefit Petaluma Bounty programs. Highway Poets will provide the music and ambiance. Nopalito will be serving fine Mexican Cuisine, and we’ll auction off some fun prizes! Petaluma Bounty’s vision is […]

July 7th, 2016|Petaluma Bounty, Serving Families|Comments Off on Brews and Bites for Bounty!|

¿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.|

Are you 16 to 24 years old and looking for a job?

Petaluma People Services Center YouthLink and the Sonoma County Youth Ecology Corps is a program looking for young people who want to earn money while working outside and learning about the environment.   Flyers in Spanish and English are attached, please share with any one ages 16 to 24 in the South County Area, they can contact PPSC at 707-765-8488 […]

May 18th, 2016|Employment, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Are you 16 to 24 years old and looking for a job?|

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|

Petaluma Bounty: Help us grow our programs

PLANT SALE SPONSORSHIP

Petaluma Bounty’s vision is to grow a thriving local food system where consumers make informed decisions; farmers make a decent living while prioritizing ecological stewardship of the land; and all people – regardless of income – have access to healthy food.

Help us grow our programs by becoming a sponsor for the 6th annual Bounty Plant Sale. […]

March 22nd, 2016|Petaluma Bounty, Volunteers|Comments Off on Petaluma Bounty: Help us grow our programs|

Tackling Tough Skills added to the Portfolio of Model Upstream Programs

Social Advocates for youth submitted an application to the Portfolio of Model Upstream Programs on behalf of partners Petaluma People Services Center, West County Community Services and The Center for Social and Environmental Stewardship. The agencies provide Sonoma County YouthLink services to youth ages 16 – 24.  Tackling the Tough Skills™: A Curriculum Building Skills for Work and Life  offers a fresh, innovative approach for […]

March 21st, 2016|Employment|Comments Off on Tackling Tough Skills added to the Portfolio of Model Upstream Programs|

CalFresh Market Tour March 19

Saturday, March 19th we invite CalFresh/EBT customers for a market tour at Santa Rosa Community Farmers’ Market at the Veterans Building from 10am to 11am. March 19 CalFresh Farmers’ Market

Receive  an informative tour of the market by the market manager,
Learn what’s in season,
Learn ho to maximize your budget, and
Get easy tips on cooking fresh produce.

This is a program of […]

March 17th, 2016|Petaluma Bounty, Seniors, Serving Families|Comments Off on CalFresh Market Tour March 19|