FallProof! program expands to Synergy Health Club

PPSC is excited to announce a new location for our FallProof! Classes.  PPSC has partnered with Synergy Health Club, by St. Joseph Health to provide this to provide this national award-wining FallProof™ Balance and Mobility program on Tuesdays at 1:15AM and 2:30PM. This theory-driven program has proven to be effective in reducing fall risk among older adults identified at […]

February 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on FallProof! program expands to Synergy Health Club|

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”|

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 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|

Do you care?

I know you do because you are reading this.

Petaluma People Services Center has a unique opportunity to be granted $10,000 for our Adult Day Program this February, but we need your help.  A new organization, 100 Sonoma People Who Care, will be hosting its inaugural event on Tuesday, February 23, 6 to 8pm, at the Petaluma Women’s Club.  […]

January 26th, 2016|Seniors, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Do you care?|