Aging & Adult Services

The City provides services that support independence, safety, health, and active living for seniors. We work with community partners to support services that include care management, jobs, training, volunteering, recreation and transportation assistance.

Senior Centers

Entry into City of Oakland Senior Centers will be Limited to Appointments Only

In order to keep our members and staff as safe as possible, we will continue to reopen our facilities in phases under guidelines provided by local and State government agencies.

Phase 1
Call your local Senior Center to set up a registration appointment for the new MySeniorCenter (MSC) system and receive your new key tag. Appointments can be made Monday - Friday, 9:30am - 2:30pm.

Phase 2
To assist in COVID tracking, you must have a key tag to access the activity offerings at this time. Members will receive a phone call as new activities open on an appointment-only basis.

Visiting Guidelines
Prior to facility entry, members will be required to answer a COVID-19 Safety Questionnaire, have their temperature taken, and maintain mask wearing at all times while in the building.

The Following Services/Amenities are Unavailable
- Some in-person programs or activities
- Private facility usage/rentals

The Following Services are Available
- Food Distribution Programs
- Virtual Programs Platform
- Computer labs, game/pool room, outdoor spaces, and other lounge/program areas for center supported activities. (By Appointment Only)

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Oakland Senior Center Membership Key Tag Logo

Upcoming Events

LAS Keeping Elders Safe Presentation Aug 11 2021
Aug 11, 2021

Keeping Elders Safe Presentation

We Will: ♦ Explain what elder abuse is and the laws that address it ♦ Identify signs of financial, emotional, physical abuse, and neglect ♦ Reviews legal remedies available to abused elders, including restraining orders ♦ Covers practical tips to…

Estate Planning w Bonnie Hayden Aug 25 2021
Aug 25, 2021

Estate Planning w/ Bonnie Harris Hayden Esq.

What you’ll learn: The benefits of estate planning How to provide for your loved onesHow to avoid probate How to avoid estate taxesThe elements of a complete estate planHow to find a good estate attorneyThe questions to ask your estate…

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Get Set Up (GSU) - Live Virtual Classes for Seniors

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Get Set Up Virtual Classes Logo

Learn new things, meet new people and unlock new life experiences. The City of Oakland Aging and Adult Services has partnered with GetSetUp (GSU) to provide live virtual classes taught by older adults. With 300+ classes in technology, fitness, finance, travel, and much more, you’ll have everything you need to pursue your passions.

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New Member Orientation
Introduction for new members to the GetSetup website, class offerings, and where to request Customer Support assistance.

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Human Services Department - Aging & Adult Services Division

Map image for Aging & Adult Services, located at 150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza in Oakland, CA 94612
150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
4th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612

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