I just received a call from one of the OVH drivers who shared with me a recent driving experience. His passenger, age 90+, was in need of an operation and could not afford to pay for private transportation to and from the doctor’s office or the hospital. She said, “Oakmont Volunteer Helpers saved my life!” And she thought that without the benefit of the volunteer drivers she would not have been able to have her operation.
I am really grateful for all the volunteers who have stepped up to drive over the years. Without them stories such as this would not happen. As many of us know, there is a wonderful dedication to service within the Oakmont community and OVH drivers are wonderful examples of this commitment.
We welcome your participation in this valuable activity.


Evening Bocce

Thursday, August 19, an evening event of bocce and food was held at the Bocce Ball Courts. A group of 28 people attended. A special

Work-Out Wearables

Do clothes make the exercise easier? From Summer Olympics to Seniors in Oakmont, that is the question. Though not ready for Vogue, OHI regulars dress for success, fitness success. Join them and join the red carpet of daring designs.

9/11 Memories and Exercise

Today we remember the day that shocked and shook the world with a painful look back. This is also a time to look ahead at how to mitigate lingering negative responses. Living in constant concern, anxiety and fear robs the good from each day. Deep breathing and reading comics may be ways to cope. Talking to a positive person might be another. And still a third: exercise.

Classes in October and November

OTLC is in the process of revamping the technology classroom at the CAC. A new high-resolution projector is being installed. Fourteen old computer desks have