Welcome to Palatine Township Senior Citizens CouncilPage last updated: 2019-01-14 14:21:43
PTSCC is a private, not-for-profit organization in Palatine, IL, a northwest suburb of Chicago, that operates the Palatine Township Senior Center. We are one of three accredited senior centers in the state of Illinois and one of 130 nationally.
To provide programs and services which support older adults and their families by encouraging independence, well-being, and connection to the community.
Come for the Friendship - Stay for the Fun!
Join us at the Senior Center - it's good for you! 74% of those surveyed reported that since coming to the Senior Center, they
- Feel happier or more satisfied with their lives
- Have more to look forward to each day
Check out "The Happenings", our quarterly newsletter that features our current activities.
Business Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
The Center will be closed Jan. 21, 2019 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Thank You To Our Sponsors
5 Carat Sponsors
4 Carat Sponsors
3 Carat Sponsors
2 Carat Sponsors
Volunteer Recognition Date Changed
The Volunteer Recognition date has changed to May 3, 2019. The date in the Happenings Newsletter was printed incorrectly. Mark your calendars!
Corporate Member Spotlight
Northrop Grumman in the Community
At Northrop Grumman, employees are a key component of our company’s corporate citizenship efforts. Whether tutoring students in math, stuffing care packages for our troops, contributing to a company-sponsored drive or volunteering with a local nonprofit organization, their efforts enhance what we contribute to our communities on a corporate level.
As the defense contractor with the largest Illinois-based workforce, Northrop Grumman and its employees are is a strong supporters of K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs. Employees also volunteer regularly at the Palatine Township Food Pantry and host Clearbrook Center fishing outings, food and school supply drives, and holiday giving programs. Northrop Grumman has provided pro bono printing for the Palatine Township Senior Center Gala.
In support of STEM education, employees from the Rolling Meadows site participate annually in DiscoverNG, a nationwide program that brings engineers into area schools and allows children to discover first-hand how math and science skills can be applied to technical careers.
The company’s High School Involvement Program (HIP) offers 10th and 11th grade students the opportunity to be mentored by employees throughout the remainder of their high school education. Upon graduation, students are eligible for a multi-year college scholarship.
Engineers at the facility invite middle school science and math teachers to participate in the Teachers and Engineers for Academic Achievement (TEAACH) internship program, a two-day initiative that helps teachers integrate real-world STEM into their classroom instruction. Employees also regularly serve as volunteers at a variety of career events in the community, including the College and Career Expo hosted by Harper College and Science Works at the Museum of Science and Industry.
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, strike, and logistics and modernization to customers worldwide.