Oasis technology classes help San Antonio veteran stay engaged and telling a vital story
Oasis centers across the nation are thankful to the men and women who have served our country and continue to have an impact in their communities.
Oasis volunteers can help you choose the best coverage options
Medicare Open Enrollment for 2019 coverage starts October 15 and lasts through December 7. Find out what you need to know to ensure you have the coverage you need.
Finding what motivates a child to learn is a fun challenge for tutors
Scott Decker was a bright and inquisitive second grader who needed some one-on-one time with the right adult. Oasis tutor Jerry Swinehart was the man for the task.
By participating in RSVP, older adults join a dedicated corps of volunteers--Senior Corps!
Glenda Gauss was reluctant at first to try Oasis tutoring. Twelve years and 40 children later, she can't imagine not being part of the program.
Learning how to use Google Maps meant a trip back in time for one World War II veteran
Technology can be used for everyday life and experiences that are extraordinary.
National Nutrition Month is a good time to get started.
Good nutrition and regular exercise are important tools to manage or prevent chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and arthritis.
Finding out what excites a child opens a path to reading and learning
Oasis tutor Kathleen Eicher came along at just the right time three years ago for a young girl who was struggling with reading and learning how to be a good friend.
Celebrate World Read Aloud Day February 1st
Oasis tutors bring old favorites to share with their students and discover some new fun reads as well.
Anthem Foundation and Oasis offer a great way to get started: Healthy Habits for Adults.
Most people associate weight loss with dieting, but for lasting results, developing healthy habits that you can actually stick with is the proven approach.
Supporting Oasis opens doors to lifelong adventure for older adults
Oasis programs provide older adults across the country opportunities to learn, stay healthy and engage with our communities. By supporting Oasis, you can help someone find a new adventure.
To challenge the traditional "getting older" story, we need a new script.
Dr. Ken Druck, author of Courageous Aging: Your Best Years Ever Reimagined, shares an inspiring message about how to get started writing the next chapters in our life stories.
Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring named 2017 Generations United Program of Distinction
Oasis tutor Gerald Johnson has discovered when he meets with students, reading improves and something else happens: new friendships form.
Tutoring program one of six honored by Generations United for high-quality intergenerational practices
The Generations United award is the only U.S. "seal of approval" for intergenerational programs that are meeting important community needs.
Learning new technology takes patience and confidence
Oasis Connections instructors Emanuel Pope, Carita DeVilbiss and Jerry McAfee aim to provide their students the one thing they need most to make technology work for them: confidence.
In-person classes keep people connected across the miles
Volunteer Harvey Schoenman believes in the importance of staying in touch with loved ones. He helps others keep connected by organizing Meetups and teaching technology classes in metro Pittsburgh.