Free Legal Clinic

OneJustice’s Justice Bus Project is collaborating with the Petaluma Senior Center, the Petaluma People Services Center and California Rural Legal Assistance to provide a free legal clinic for individual in need of assisiatnce with end of life planning.  During the clinic, volunteer attorneys will meet one-on-one with clients to prepare estate planning documents, including Power of Attorney for Finance, […]

May 21st, 2015|iRIDE, Seniors, SHARE Sonoma County, Volunteers|Comments Off on Free Legal Clinic|

MY CARE MY PLAN – speak up Sonoma County

Advance care planning is not just about old age. At any age, a medical crisis could leave someone too ill to make his or her own healthcare decisions. Even if you are not sick now, making healthcare plans for the future is an important step toward making sure you get the medical care you would want, even when doctors […]

February 26th, 2015|Seniors|Comments Off on MY CARE MY PLAN – speak up Sonoma County|

New California Drivers License Process – forum to be held in Petaluma

Assemblymember Marc Levine invites you to join his team for an informational forum on AB60, the new California Drivers License Process.

Presenters: California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) representatives and Peter Meza from the California Department of Insurance regarding the Low Cost Auto Insurance Program

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 6:00pm – 7:00pm  please arrive on time

Elim Luther Church, 504 Baker Street  […]

February 13th, 2015|Featured, Serving Families|Comments Off on New California Drivers License Process – forum to be held in Petaluma|

Buen Provecho – Cooking Workshop

McDowell School is hosting a free cooking workshop.  In Spanish and English, flyer attached: Buen Provecho 2015

January 30th, 2015|Petaluma Bounty, Serving Families|Comments Off on Buen Provecho – Cooking Workshop|

PPSC to offer popular Mindfulness Class again this Fall

Do you find yourself worrying about something that happened weeks ago, or do you worry about what might happen tomorrow?  Let’s face it life happens at a pace that is hard to keep up, practicing mindfulness can help.

Mindfulness is becoming a commonly used word in conversations about health, but it is often mistaken to simply mean relaxation.  Mindfulness is […]

August 18th, 2014|Counseling, Seniors|0 Comments|

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF MARIN AND SOUTH SONOMA COUNTIES JOIN FORCES WITH SUNNY HILLS SERVICES AND PETALUMA PEOPLE SERVICES CENTER TO OFFER LIFE-CHANGING PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH

June 9, 2014 – Several seasoned non-profit organizations and community partners are joining forces to help local youth avoid the pull of gang-life, thanks to a $52,500 grant from the County of Sonoma’s AB 114 fund.  Boys & Girls Clubs of Marin & Southern Sonoma Counties (BGCMSSC) will provide core afterschool services; $10,000 of the grant is allocated to […]

Ten Tips for Tenants

Tip 1: Bring your paperwork. The best way to win over a prospective landlord is to be prepared. To get a competitive edge over other applicants, bring the following when you meet the landlord: a completed rental application; written references from landlords, employers, and colleagues; and a current copy of your credit report.
To Get a Copy of Your Credit […]

April 16th, 2014|Housing|0 Comments|

PRESS RELEASE: PPSC Innovative Program added to Upstream Investments

INNOVATIVE PROGRAM FOR DIVORCED PARENTS
ADDED TO SONOMA COUNTY UPSTREAM INVESTMENTS

Petaluma — Petaluma People Services Center’s Cooperative Parenting and Divorce program has been added to Sonoma County Upstream Investments as a Promising Practice. This outcome based program that PPSC has been providing since 2012 teaches parents how to shield their children from parental conflict and establish a positive, long-term relationship […]

September 24th, 2013|Counseling|0 Comments|

Cooperative Parenting and Divorce Classes

PPSC COOPERATIVE PARENTING & DIVORCE
Family relationships do not disappear when a marriage ends in divorce. For the sake of their children, divorced parents must continue to communicate with their former spouses in matters of child-rearing. The ability of parents to interact with each other greatly affects the child’s adjustment to divorce. Unrelenting parental conflict is the single most common […]