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Community Education

From senior seminars to caregiving workshops, there is always something to discover at LIFE Senior Services. Find a complete list of September and October's programming in our LIFE EDU brochure.

Find additional educational events and programs for seniors and caregivers in the Tulsa City/County TRIAD Calendar of Events.


(Senior Seminar)

Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP)

This fun, interactive six-part series is designed for people with diabetes or those caring for someone with diabetes. Topics include risk factors, complications, nutrition, physical activity, use of a glucose meter, working with a diabetes care team and accessing community resources. Games and prizes!

Dates: Wednesdays, September 6, 13, 20, 27 & October 4, 11
Time: 1 - 3 p.m.
Location: Maxwell Park Library, 1313 N. Canton Ave., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Financial Planning)

Your Retirement: How Not to Outlive It and Have Taxes Take It Away

The program will include drawing from Social Security and retirement funds while still working, managing the taxes due on distributions from your retirement savings, what to do if one spouse dies, and how situational changes throughout your retirement may impact your beneficiary choice.

Date and Time: October 5, 5:30 p.m.
Location: OU Tulsa Learning Center, Room 145, 4502 E. 41st St., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Call or email Rickye Wilson at (918) 664-9000.


(Caregiver Seminar)

Savvy Caregiver Series

This program consists of four two-hour sessions and is designed to train family caregivers in the
basic knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to handle the challenges of caring for someone with
Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. Course facilitated by the Alzheimer’s Association,
Oklahoma Chapter. Ask about free respite for this program.

Dates: Wednesdays, October 4, 11, 18 & 25
Time: 3 - 5 p.m.
Location: LIFE Senior Services North, 902 E. Pine St., Tulsa
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Senior & Caregiver Seminar)

Laughter Yoga

Interested in feeling better? Looking for low-impact exercise? Laughter Yoga could be the answer. Laughter Yoga is an easy, fun, new and exciting exercise. Try it for improved physical and mental health or out of curiosity. No yoga mat required.

Date: Tuesday, October 10
Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
Location: LaFortune Recreation Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave., Tulsa, OK
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Senior & Caregiver Seminar)

Laughter Yoga

Interested in feeling better? Looking for low-impact exercise? Laughter Yoga could be the answer. Laughter Yoga is an easy, fun, new and exciting exercise. Try it for improved physical and mental health or out of curiosity. No yoga mat required.

Date: Tuesday, October 24
Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
Location: LaFortune Recreation Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave., Tulsa, OK
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.


(Caregiver Seminar)

Caregiving 101

New to caregiving? Learn the care-world vocabulary and information you need to make good decisions. Class 
participants will learn about community resources, living options, legal documents and strategies for support and self-care. Seasoned caregivers welcome. Ask about free respite for this program.

Date: Tuesday, October 24
Time: 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Location: LIFE Senior Services, 3106 S. Juniper Ave., Broken Arrow
Cost: Free, but reservations requested
Reservations: Click here to register online, or call Mickey Hinds (918) 664-9000, ext. 224.