San Diego Oasis Sponsors

San Diego Oasis is pleased to partner with the following organizations who generously support our mission.

We encourage our members to regularly visit their websites for current information and resources, and to sign up for their classes/workshops.


AARP California is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger California for all ages to live, work and play.

We are proud to partner with San Diego Oasis to offer members access to resources and programs as well as opportunities to participate in our advocacy, outreach, and education efforts.

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AARP California advocates on behalf of our 3.3 million California members on critical priorities, such as advancing family caregiver rights, advocating for nursing home residents, helping people protect themselves against fraud and improve their financial security, working to reduce the cost of prescription drugs, providing resources for veterans, military, and their families, and helping make our communities more livable for Californians of all ages. Through our advocacy, programs, and services, we work with diverse and multicultural communities to fight against discrimination and improve lives, especially those most vulnerable. Visit our events page to learn more about what’s happening in the San Diego region!


We empower aging adults in finding vetted and trusted resources and services that meet their specific needs.
Local partners.
Certified Senior Advisors™.

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(619) 789-1839

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639 | Aging in Place: Can You Do it Safely and Easily
Thursday, May 25 | 1:00 PM → 2:00 PM
Instructor: Julie Derry, MBA, Certified Senior Advisor and Jacqueline Silverman, Certified Senior Advisor
Location: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Branch Public Library

Aging in place seems to be a popular “buzz phrase” right now.  But what exactly does it mean?  What does it look like?  In this course, we will talk about what you can do to your current living environment to make it more safe, comfortable, and livable as you age.  From simple fixes to major remodels, there are things you can do to decrease the chances of an accident or injury in your home.  A handout accompanies this course.

425 | Critical Documents: Your Signature Here
Tuesday, June 13 | 3:00 PM → 4:00 PM | Free
Instructor: Julie Derry, MBA, Certified Senior Advisor
Location: In-Person or Online | Lifelong Learning Center

What critical documents should we all have on file as we age? In this course, we will discuss the critical documents everyone will want to consider having completed and on file in case of an unexpected event or emergency. Over the years, we have worked with clients, both with and without these critical documents, and those who have their critical documents in order have a far smoother road ahead of them. No more procrastinating – let’s get started today!


San Diego Gas & Electric is pleased to share with Oasis members features such as pricing plans, tips on how to save on energy, solar, electric vehicles, and more. We invite you to visit the website for more information and great resources.

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470 | SDG&E Electric Pricing Plans, Tools, Tips and Programs
Thursday, May 18 | 10:00 AM → 11:00 AM
Instructor: Martha Quintero, SDG&E
Location: Grossmont Lifelong Learning Center

SDG&E has various programs, tools and tips to help manage your energy usage. Attend this informational workshop and learn about electric pricing plan options, tools, tips and programs to help you manage your energy and save money will be discussed.

A Message from SDGE:
We recognize that many customers are still struggling with high bills, and we continue to work diligently to connect customers with assistance programs & develop solutions to provide financial relief. Here are a few of our assistance programs that are available to you. Learn more at

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Sharp HealthCare is proud to partner with San Diego Oasis to offer members free health seminars. Visit this page regularly to learn about upcoming classes and seminars.

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330 | Tips on How to Manage Pain
Monday, May 22 | 10:00 AM → 11:00 AM | Free
Instructor: Tania Faruque, MD
Location: Grossmont Lifelong Learning Center

A majority of older adults suffer from chronic pain that significantly alters their daily activities. In this seminar, you will learn what pain is, discuss the most common causes of pain among older adults, the wide variety of treatment options available to you and the benefits of seeing an interventional pain management doctor.

448 | Motion is Lotion
Friday, June 9 | 10:00 AM → 11:00 AM | Free
Instructor: Nancy Jungling, PT
Location: Grossmont Lifelong Learning Center

When you step out of bed in the morning, you begin a relationship with gravity, and each position of your body is a dance of flexibility, strength and balance. Learn how to choreograph a series of mindful movements and purposeful postures to lubricate your joints, increase circulation and feel your best.

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Thrivent Financial is pleased to offer Oasis members classes on finance, retirement strategies, and current market perspectives. Free one-on-one consultations are offered regularly; if the times don’t work for you, you can make an appointment, no strings attached.  Simply call or email Linda Smith:

Email:   | Phone: (858) 455-5227

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509 | Thrivent One-on-One
Friday, May 12 | 10:00 AM → 12:00 PM | Free
Instructor: Anthony Camara, FIC, MBA
Location: Grossmont Lifelong Learning Center

Make an appointment for a free 30-minute, one-on-one confidental financial consultation, no strings attached. Appointments are available from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Topics include planning for retirement, reviewing your current investment strategy and fees, tax implications on your financial plan and other financial concerns you may have.

511 | Long-Term Care
Wednesday, June 7 | 1:00 PM → 2:00 PM | $5.00
Instructor: Anthony Camara, FIC, MBA
Location: Grossmont Lifelong Learning Center

In an instant, your life can change unexpectedly. Learn what long term care is and isn’t, why an extended care strategy should be a part of your financial conversation, and how to start the process.

510 | Retirement & Estate Strategies
Wednesday, June 7 | 10:00 AM → 11:00 AM | $5.00
Instructor: Anthony Camara, FIC, MBA
Location: Grossmont Lifelong Learning Center

Learn how to accumulate and distribute money for retirement, keys to proper diversification, how to pass on money to heirs or charities in a tax-wise manner, increasing the probability of investment success, multi-generational planning, and more.