Mission and Vision
Our mission is to promote healthy aging through lifelong learning, active lifestyles and volunteer engagement.
OASIS is a national education organization dedicated to enriching the lives of adults age 50 and over. San Antonio OASIS began in 1992 and currently has over 26,000 members. Membership to OASIS is free. You can join OASIS by registering at the Oasis Center, by phone or online. Oasis is open to all people 50 years of age and older regardless of income, gender, race, religion or background. A catalog comes out three times a year with over 500 classes; some offered at no cost; some at a nominal fee.
Mon, Wed, Thurs: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Tuesday: 9:00AM – 8:00PM
Friday: 9:00AM – 1:00PM
Areas Served: Bexar, Medina, Comal, Guadalupe, Kendall and Kerr Counties
San Antonio OASIS offers stimulating programs in the arts, humanities, consumer interest, health, technology and volunteer service. Over 1,000 classes and multiple travel opportunities are offered per year. Available volunteer opportunities include the Intergenerational Tutoring Program, Silver Connect, Person to Person, computer instructors and clerical help at the Oasis Center.
A separate webpage in this website can be found for the Silver Connect program. Silver Connect is an older adult chat line. For emergencies, please dial 911. To report abuse, neglect, and exploitation, please call Adult Protective Services at 1-800-252-5400.
Silver Connect's phone number and hours of operation are:
OASIS is a non-profit organization. Local sponsors are the City of San Antonio, WellMed, and Morningside Ministries. San Antonio OASIS is affiliated with The Oasis Institute.