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Joan Currie

Photography

Joan Currie is an award-winning photographer and mixed media artist. She finds beauty in the ordinary activities of daily living and loves to further transform her images to introduce a whole new aesthetic.  

Maida Kasle

Monotypes

Maida's lifetime involvement with the making of art, as both student and teacher, has left a legacy of warm memories and a body of work that illustrates her limitless imagination. 

Call For Art: If you are an accomplished artist and you'd like to exhibit at our Little House Galleries, click here.

News & Announcements

There Must Be a Better Way Than This! Workshop

  Losing the ability to communicate can be one of the most frustrating and difficult challenges for people with Dementia. As caregivers, we’re often at a loss as to how to talk with and respond to a loved one affected by Dementia. In this workshop, you’ll learn new strategies to handle difficult behaviors and help ...READ MORE
The Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Support the Rosener House Walkers and the Alzheimer’s Association at the “Walk to End Alzheimer’s” on September 20, 2014. San Francisco, Mission Creek Park (5th and Berry, near Caltrain station) Check-In opens 8 am.  Walk starts 10 am. Go to the Alzheimer’s Association website and support the “Rosener House Walkers” team. Share on Tumblr
Find Affordable Living With Us

Seniors in California face different struggles everyday. Beyond the journey of aging, the challenge to live with self-sufficient independence hits a wall when cost of living exceeds our nation’s Social Security program. Henry Ramos of the Huffington Post recently wrote: “During the recession, California legislators cut monthly payments, suspended and then eliminated cost-of-living adjustments. In doing so, they ...READ MORE
Free Community Forum at Little House

Mark your calendars for an important Community Forum discussing the benefits of Philips Lifeline Medical Alert Service. When you experience a fall, medical issue or other emergency, every second counts. If you are alone, delayed medical care can jeopardize your recovery and your independence! The Philips Lifeline Medical Alert Service provides simple, fast access to help ...READ MORE
Diabetes Do’s and Don’ts

Good health depends on eating a variety of foods that contain the right amounts of carbohydrate, protein, and fat, as well as vitamins, minerals, fiber, and water. People with diabetes do not need special foods. In fact, the foods that are best for someone with diabetes are excellent choices for everyone. It may take some ...READ MORE
July Fun with Rosener House

Picnics, a luau, music classes and more! If you haven’t already checked out our activity schedule at Rosener House for the month of July, be sure to do so before you miss out. Programs at Rosener are therapeutically designed to help enhance bodily activity, mental strength and self-confidence to perform daily activities. Provide your loved ones ...READ MORE
Let Us Be Your Support!

The landscape of California’s demographic is quickly changing. With the baby boomer generation extending life expectancy to 81 years, a steady increase in the senior citizen population has taken course. And with this growth, the needs of our society will begin to shift. Check out some key components taken from the Fresno Bee article, “Aging in California: Who will support our ...READ MORE
Volunteers Recognized at RSVP Luncheon

Volunteers are often the building blocks for any non-profit organization. Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. is no different! Community Volunteers were honored at a recognition luncheon for Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) members of the San Mateo County. Among those recognized was Angela Owen, a Little House volunteer, who has served her community for over 20 years! Angela ...READ MORE
Fourth of July Celebration

Save the date for our 4th of July celebration! Get your holiday weekend started early on Wednesday, July 2nd by celebrating with our family at Little House! Lunch is only $7 and includes free live entertainment! Doors open at 11:30am Lunch: 12:00pm – 1:00pm Entertainment by St. Gabriel’s Celestial Brass Band, authentic New Orleans Traditional Jazz: 11:45am – 1:15pm Menu: Hotdogs, ...READ MORE
Successful Aging

How do you define successful aging? A recent article published online by the Huffington Post reminded us that successful aging is just as subjective as it is objective. Objectively, we desire to be healthy both physically and mentally. But aging can also be a positive experience subjectively by finding happiness beyond the decline of our ...READ MORE

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Press Releases

Peninsula Volunteers Receive County, Facebook Funding

Grants support two key programs important to Silicon Valley

Francis S. North Foundation Awards $10,000 to Menlo Park’s Peninsula Volunteers

Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. and Rosener House Adult Day Services each receive a $5,000 Grant.

Rotary Club of Menlo Park Grant to Meals on Wheels Helps Feed Seniors.

Over 1,500 meals served weekly by Peninsula Volunteers Inc., Meals on Wheels.

Volunteers in Action Day benefits Rosener House Adult Day Services

Allstate Insurance makes difference for seniors.

Sequoia Healthcare District Grants to Meals on Wheels & Rosener House
Peninsula Volunteers receives funding through Caring Community Grant program. 
Pacific Union Realty Donates $5K

Realtors Champion Peninsula Volunteers Adult Day Health Program

Authors Salon 2014

Luncheon raises almost $65,000 for critical senior services.

Mayors for Meals 2014

Mayors and officials from across south San Mateo County deliver Meals on Wheels to their constitutents.

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