Senior Adult Program

Senior Services offers our mature adult with disabilities the opportunity to remain engaged in the community through activities to enhance, social cultural and recreational experiences. Activities include both site based and regional day trips.

OVERVIEW

The UCPNB Senior Adult Program serves adults with developmental disabilities ages 50 and older.  We are located in the heart of Rohnert Park, providing access to a number of shops, nature trails, parks, restaurants, and other activities within walking distance.  The building has a large program room and a variety of break out classrooms. The inside has been  designed to provide a relaxing environment that is complemented with music, LED lighting, and furnishings designed for the use and comfort of senior adults.

The purpose of the program is to offer a variety of site-based and community-based Recreation, Education, and Wellness activities. The Senior Program provides activities that stimulate, enhance, and provide overall cognitive functioning,  positive social interaction, and improves everyones’ quality of life.

ABOUT OUR PROGRAM

Although there is a structured schedule, participants have a choice of multiple activities that are offered on a daily basis. Our desire is for seniors to continue a life-long learning, enjoyment of recreation, and an enhanced wellness experience. 

On-site recreation, education, and wellness activities include: (1) arts and crafts, (2) stretching and light exercise, (3) nutrition education and healthy cooking, (4) music, Karaoke, sing-a-longs, and free style dance, (5) reading and storytelling, (6) current events and reality orientation, and (6) flora and fauna and gardening.

Participating in community-based activities is a primary focus of the program. Rohnert Park and surrounding communities provide ample opportunity for: (1) bowling outings, (2) park, trail, and open space walks, (3) trips to libraries, theaters, and museums, (4) nature and gardening experiences, (5) attending sports events, (6) structured classes, and (7) attending seasonal special events such as: the Sonoma County Fair and the Farmers Markets.

On-site and community based activities provide a well-rounded program for the participants. The program plays a vital role in allowing senior adults with developmental disabilities the opportunity to “age in place” safely and comfortably with the support of their community.

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR A TOUR

For more information and tours please contact: Danielle Schulze, Program Coordinator (dschulze@ucpnb.org) or Jerry Corradi, Program Director (jcorradi@ucpnb.org). UCP of the North Bay-Senior Adult Program. 6800 Hunter Drive, Suite B; Rohnert Park.  707-584-5859.

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Highlights of DAY 2 of the 15th Annual Developmental Disabilities Public Policy Conference presented by The Arc of California, Easterseals and United Cerebral Palsy. Thank you so much to our intelligent, innovative and inspiring speakers and presenters: Connie Garner of Easterseals, Comedian and Actress Maysoon Zayid, Dante Allen of California ABLE Act Board, Robert Espinoza of PHI, Kristen Pederson of The Arc San Francisco, Tori Trentacoste of United Cerebral Palsy of the North Bay, The Arc of California Board Members Pat Hornbecker and Grace Huerta, Scott Graves of the California Budget & Policy Center, Aaron Carruthers of California State Council on Developmental Disabilities, Jeffrey Popkin of BARC (Bakersfield ARC), and Ana Garcia-Ashley of Gamaliel Network.

We also presented Assemblyman Dr. Joaquin Arambula with our well-deserved Legislative Champion Award.

We have a great program planned for tomorrow too! The agenda is posted on our website at TheArcCA.org/Conference.
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Jen Whalen, Director
Steve Gatlin, Manager
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1425 N. McDowell Blvd, Suite 115
Petaluma, CA 94954
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