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Thank you to our community partners

Alliance Home Health Care

Anthem Foundation

Applegate Elder Law


Central Indiana 
Senior Fund

Community Hearing
Health Centers (CHHC)

First Baptist Church Greenwood

Fishers Parks & Recreation

Home Instead

Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnership  

Indy Parks & Recreation

Marian University

Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust


Senior Life

The National Institute 
for Fitness and Sport

Washington Park Cemetery Association

Westminster Village North

Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory

WICR-FM 88.7

Through partnerships like these, we are working together to make a lasting impact on health and wellness for adults over 50 in the greater Indianapolis area.


OASIS creates opportunities for older adults to continue their personal growth and serve the community. Your donations support this mission.

Please click to Donate today, or donate by mail to OASIS, Washington Park Center, 10800 E. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46229. Thank you!

Indianapolis OASIS Board of Directors

Tony Lloyd
Board Chair
Chief Operating Officer, Flanner Buchanan Funeral Center
Scott  Clabaugh
Vice Chair
Crossroads of America, BSA, Retired Executive Director

Pat Gilbert
Board Secretary
Director, Network  
and Civic Engagement,
The OASIS Institute

Dawn Anderson
Board Treasurer
Director of Finance & Administration,
The OASIS Institute

Deborah Lawrence
VP and General Counsel, Marian University

Ellen Miller
CEO, Center for Aging and Community, University of Indianapolis

Welcome to Indianapolis OASIS

OASIS is a national nonprofit educational organization designed to enhance the quality of life for adults age 50 and older.  We invite you to join us at Indianapolis OASIS, make friends and explore our activities.
You’ll find us in your neighborhood - on the east, west and north central parts of town, thanks to our friends at Flanner and Buchanan, Indy Parks and many more partners. Learn more about our program locations.
Not yet a member? Join us now.

For more information on OASIS classes or to get involved, please call 317-396-3751. Register for a class and reconnect with OASIS today!

Fall class registration
begins September 10!


OASIS 25th Anniversary Celebration –
The Mansion at Oak Hill

Friday, October 24   5:30 pm
Join OASIS staff, board members and friends for an evening to remember at the beautiful Mansion at Oak Hill.*

Just say YES! and an evening of non-stop fun awaits you. Tap your toes, clap your hands, or sing along as we enjoy The Broadway-style entertainment featuring Don Farrell and Cynthia Collins, professional actors from New York City.

No registration fee required and this event is open to the community. Please invite your friends and family for a celebration to remember.

*3:30 pm pre-event wine and cheese reception at Westminster Village North. Please make your reservation for this if you plan to attend.

Global Studies Speaker Series

All events begin at 7 pm; venue alternates between MU Theatre and Evans Center Lecture Halls
Fall 2014
September 11:  Dr. Pierre Atlas, “Middle East in Crisis.” The Evans Center at MU
October 22: Sen. Joe Donnelly, “Indiana and the World.” MU Theatre
November 5: Alumni lecture with Anita Klueg (’97), Maryknoll Lay Missioners, “Building Bridges for the Marginalized in Mombasa” MU Theatre
November 17: Dr. Pavol Demes, former Slovakian diplomat and Non-Resident Senior Fellow, German Marshall Fund of the United States, “Slovakia’s Post-Communist Journey in a Shifting Europe.” Evans Center lecture hall
December 7 (Sunday): Annual Global Studies Lecture with Sen. Richard G. Lugar, “America and the World,” MU Theatre

OASIS Annual Holiday Tour
Featuring Tony Bennett

“Because of You” … we are thrilled to offer an unparalleled OASIS holiday celebration featuring a gala evening with one of the premiere events of the year: Tony Bennett in Concert at The Palladium at the Center of Performing Arts.

To complement our 25th Anniversary year, we have arranged this special evening which is sure to evoke wonderful memories and make new ones as we enjoy the legendary singer, Tony Bennett, and his daughter Antonia Bennett.

Heaped with a measurement of Tony Bennett, a sprinkle of fellow OASIS members and a dash of pre-event festivities, this evening includes a fine-dining experience in our private dining room at Maggianos, luxury motor coach transportation to and from the front door of the exquisite Palladium, terrific seats, and a multitude of merriment and memories that will mark this as a once-in-a-lifetime event.

Your ticket includes transportation via luxury coach, dining at Maggiano’s, reserved seating at concert, OASIS escort, all tax and gratuities.

TR 921
Friday, November 21
Cost: $199

Celebrate! OASIS Indianapolis
25th Anniversary Tour

Join OASIS for this early fall tour of “where it all began – the origin of OASIS” St. Louis, Missouri.

Trip includes:

  • Luxury motor coach with amenities such as beverages and snacks
  • Two-nights luxury accommodation 
with luggage handling
  • Two extended hot buffet breakfast
  • One lunch
  • Two cocktail receptions with generous array 
of savory hot hors d’ouevres
  • One dinner
  • Admission to attractions
  • Local guides and tour escort
  • ALL taxes and gratuities (including driver)

TR 930
Sept 30 - Oct 2, 2014

Single Occupancy/Per Person: $641
Double Occupancy/Per Person: $496
Deposit: $100


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A $75,000 grant was awarded to Indianapolis OASIS by the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust. The grant will support students participating in the Indianapolis OASIS Intergenerational Hi-Impact Tutoring program to receive one-on-one attention in literacy development.

Better Choices, Better Health® Diabetes Workshops

OASIS is offering a program for people who have type 2 diabetes to improve their lives. Workshops are available in the Indianapolis area. Visit here to learn more (schedule for Indy near bottom of page)

CATCH Healthy Habits!

Kids need more exercise. You want to make a difference.

CATCH Healthy Habits pairs teams of adults 50+ with kids in kindergarten through 5th grade in after school programs.

To learn more about CATCH Healthy Habits and how you can help, call us at 317-396-3751.

OASIS depends on thousands of volunteers to pursue our mission of enriching lives and strengthening communities.  Learn more.

Your Fitness, Your Way

Each week, NIFS provides quality health fitness class instruction through Oasis including chair pilates, chair yoga, balance, cardio and zumba. When you see “NIFS instructor,” by an Oasis fitness class, you can be assured that a degreed professional will make your fitness class fun. Your class will also be delivered in a way that maximizes your health benefits. Try a class today!