Join us at the Fall Open House of Rosener House. This a fun and free event where you can explore all that Rosener House has to offer. Licensed professionals utilizing innovative strategies to work with seniors in need we’re excited to showcase our music therapy!
Maddie, Barbara Kalt’s dog, gives a kiss to John J. at Rosener House in Menlo Park. Photo by Magali Gauthier/The Almanac Rosendo N. shakes the paw of Maddie, Barbara Kalt’s dog, at Rosener House, a daycare center in Menlo Park for adults with dementia. Kalt recently retired from her position as the center’s director. Photo… Read more
By Chris Kenrick B Special to The Almanac== When Barbara Kalt invited a team of French researchers to bring an experimental therapeutic tango program to Menlo Park’s Rosener House earlier this year, she wasn’t sure whether the dance steps would help improve the cognition, gait and balance in participants with Alzheimer’s disease. She hoped, at the… Read more
Peninsula Volunteers Rosener House has been selected as one of just seven sites around the world for the research project “Caravan of Memory,” to demonstrate the positive impact of music and movement, especially Tango, on older adults with dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease. We will be the first in the United States to be involved… Read more
1947 to Today As of this month, we’re marking 70 years since a group of forward-thinking women incorporated Peninsula Volunteers, Inc., and with that action started an organization that continues to serve the needs of seniors on the San Francisco Peninsula to this day. To honor this milestone, we will be taking a look back… Read more