We are YOUR Oasis!
We are your Oasis
We are your Oasis Oasis staff, volunteers, and members—you inspire and support us, and we wanted to do something special to commemorate forty years of engaging with our Oasis community. Since “A picture
HEALTH & WELLNESS
- More than 3,560 health and wellness classes are offered nationwide each year.
- Evidence-based programs for falls prevention, chronic disease self-management and peer-led discussion groups
- Exercise, fitness and wellness classes
- More than 24,000 adults nationwide take over 5,500 lifelong learning classes each year.
- Locally-developed classes in the arts and humanities
- Award-winning technology training with the Oasis Connections Program
- More than 6,000 older adults volunteer with Oasis nationwide each year.
- Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring
- Class instructors, peer leaders and Oasis center operations
What’s it like to retire from Oasis?
What’s it Like to Retire? Retired Oasis Communications Director, Janice Branham interviews former colleagues about life in retirement after fulfilling careers at Oasis. By Janice Branham Being a part of Oasis for more than two decades had a way of nurturing high hopes for retirement. The day-to-day challenges of supporting a national organization and
Music Therapy and Medicine
Music Therapy and Medicine By Oasis Health Team Member, Kristin Stock My connection to medicine began with music therapy, and this led me on a path to interaction with patients that differs from the experiences of many others in healthcare. When I entered hospitals, nursing facilities, and rehabilitation centers with my drum, mallets, and guitar, I was
Take our FREE Cybersecurity Course
Learn how cybercriminals work and how to avoid their tricks The Oasis Connections program has been helping people stay safe on the internet since 2004. The Oasis Connections Guide to Online Safety is an interactive course with more than an hour of content to help people learn how to be as safe as can be on
Oasis tutors return to in-person tutoring in school districts
Coming Back Strong Oasis Tutoring Returns to School Districts Bouncing back from the trauma of the pandemic is not easy but Oasis tutors are sure making it look like it is. In September 2022, nearly every school district that previously been hesitant to allow tutoring not only asked but insisted that tutors return to service as
OASIS AND OASIS EVERYWHERE –
THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS
Getting Older, Growing Stronger
A pioneer in healthy aging for more than 40 years, Oasis has helped thousands of older adults across the country satisfy their curiosity, take charge of their health and discover the joy of giving back to their communities. Since 2000, more than 389,000 adults have been impacted by Oasis programs.
Oasis programs reach a broad audience in more than 250 communities through nine education centers and a national network of over 700 partners in 22 states. In 2020, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Oasis launched an interactive online platform that allows seniors and older adults to take an Oasis class from anywhere through Oasis Everywhere.
Oasis Everywhere doesn’t replace your in-person and online classes offered by your local center. Oasis Everywhere gives you more options to take virtual online classes with top instructors and presenters from Oasis centers from around the country without geographic and physical limitations. Learn more about Oasis Everywhere.
OASIS CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF IMPACT
Oasis’ 40th Anniversary Tribute
Cheers to 40 years! Join us in celebrating 40 years of impact and service to older adults!
Oasis promotes healthy aging through lifelong learning, active lifestyles and volunteer engagement.
IN THE NEWS
Oasis programs and participants nationwide are featured regularly in the news. Check out the latest stories on our National News and Media page.
Oasis and partners release request for proposals – Find out more!
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