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 Older adults with technology know-how have the world at their fingertips

Older adults with technology know-how have the world at their fingertips

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.

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Are "healthy" foods loaded with sugar you don't need?

Are "healthy" foods loaded with sugar you don't need?

Watching out for hidden sugar is just one lesson that adults and kids are learning at Oasis

At 52, volunteer Donna Aubinoe launched a new career in nutrition. Now she teaches kids about eating healthy and how to watch out for added sugar in foods.

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Recruiting Volunteers!

Recruiting Volunteers!

Interested in Helping People with a Chronic Condition Live a Healthier Life?

Oasis is seeking community volunteers to train as peer leaders for an interactive chronic disease self-management program (CDSMP).


Once trained, the peer leaders will work in pairs to lead workshops at various sites in Onondaga County. Each workshop runs for six weeks (one day a week for 2 ½ hours a day). 

Friday, July 29, 2016/Sandra Roberts| Profile/Number of views (18027)/Comments (0)/
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2500 tutors for 25 years of tutoring

2500 tutors for 25 years of tutoring

St Louis Oasis works to provide additional support to kids throughout the region for 2014-15 school year

As we celebrate our 25th anniversary of Oasis Tutoring in the St. Louis region, we're working to hit a milestone goal. We are looking to sign up 2,500 tutors by September 30 to work in St. Louis area schools as part of our Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring program.

Our tutors truly make a difference. The US Department of Education stated that one-on-one tutoring is
Tuesday, September 16, 2014/Danni Eickenhorst| Profile/Number of views (18846)/Comments (0)/

New school year excitement never fades, even long after graduation

Oasis tutors channel their good memories into helping kids today

This time of year I can’t help but start thinking about going back to school, and how much I looked forward to that when I was a kid. Oasis tutors have many reasons for both choosing to tutor, AND where they want to tutor. Perhaps they want to complete the circle, and come back to their neighborhood school. 
Monday, August 18, 2014/Jeanne Foster| Profile/Number of views (16978)/Comments (0)/