What is a healthy relationship?

Healthy relationships consist of trust, honesty, respect equality, and compromise. Unfortunately, teen dating violence—the type of intimate partner violence that occurs between two young people who are, or who were once in, an intimate relationship—is a serious problem in the United States. A national survey found that ten percent of teens, female and male, had been the victims of physical  dating […]

March 16th, 2016|Counseling, Employment, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What is a healthy relationship?|

Develop a Healthy Outlook – Small changes can make a big difference

Are you 60 or older? Are there days or weeks when you don’t leave the home?  Are you not eating, or are you overeating?  Do you feel lonely or isolated?  Have you experienced a recent loss? It cold be depression – and there is help available.  PPSC is part of five agencies county wide that are dedicated to the […]

September 10th, 2015|Counseling, Seniors|Comments Off on Develop a Healthy Outlook – Small changes can make a big difference|

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|

North Bay Business Journal

– looks at Petaluma as a healthy role model

“The goal is making people more health conscious in general. We discovered the community as a whole is interested in looking at ways to do that,” Mr. McNeil said.   Read the complete story:  Petaluma A Healthy Role Model

We are proud to be a healthy Role Model, however we can’t do it […]

February 18th, 2015|Counseling, Petaluma Bounty, Seniors, Serving Families|Comments Off on North Bay Business Journal|

PPSC to offer popular Mindfulness Class

Great story about  being mindful as you go through your day.  NPR Program: Talk of the Nation – Mindfulness: using Your Brain to Beat Stress.

Are you looking for an effective way to zap stress, focus better, reduce symptoms of depression or anxiety?  There is a growing body of evidence that shows the mindfulness is a powerful way to get […]

November 19th, 2014|Counseling, Seniors|Comments Off on PPSC to offer popular Mindfulness Class|

May is Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month and PPSC is once again taking the pledge to end the stigma associated with mental illness.  Join us on May 16 as we encourage young people to “illustrate a healthy relationship”.

Each mind really does matter, and each of us must determine what we will do to make a difference.  Visit Petaluma People Services Center […]

April 30th, 2014|Counseling|0 Comments|