Oaklawn Center on Aging


September 6, 2018

UAMS Oaklawn Center on Aging Offering ‘Beginning Tai Chi for Arthritis’ Classes

Ben Boulden

The Oaklawn Center on Aging, a program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), is offering Beginning Tai Chi for Arthritis classes at no cost to participants each Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Hot Springs Senior Center, 301 Broadway Street in Hot Springs. The Oaklawn Center on Aging is part of the…


August 24, 2018

Free, Six-Week Diabetes Workshop Sept. 10-Oct. 15 at Oaklawn Center on Aging

Ben Boulden

The Oaklawn Center on Aging, part of the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS),  will hold a free, six-week Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) workshop for those who would like to learn about diabetes self-management. The workshop, which is open to the public, will be held…


June 4, 2018

Public Invited to June 13 Dedication of Oaklawn Center On Aging Caregiver Training Center

Ben Boulden

June 4, 2018 | The Oaklawn Center on Aging, part of the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will dedicate and rename its care house June 13 as the Darrell Meyer Care House. The public is invited to the dedication, which will be from 2 –…


November 1, 2017

Free Family Caregiver Workshop Set for Nov. 14 in Hot Springs

Lee Hogan

Nov. 1, 2017 | The Oaklawn Center on Aging of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will hold a free family caregiver workshop Nov. 14 in Hot Springs for those who would like to learn about caring for an adult with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. The workshop is open to the public and…


August 30, 2017

UAMS Oaklawn Center on Aging to Offer Tai Chi Classes Starting Sept. 19

Ben Boulden

The Oaklawn Center on Aging of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in partnership with CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs Senior Center will offer two tai chi classes at the Senior Center each Tuesday starting Sept. 19 at no cost to participants. The ancient Chinese exercise/art of tai chi is proven to relieve…


October 10, 2016

Fearless Caregiver Conference to be Nov. 10 in Hot Springs

Ben Boulden

Oct. 10, 2016 | The Fearless Caregiver Conference, bringing education and support for family caregivers, will be held Nov. 10 in Hot Springs by Today’s Caregiver magazine in partnership with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) Oaklawn Center on Aging. The event will be 8:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. at the Garland County Library, 1427…


October 21, 2013

Free Alzheimer’s Family Caregiver Workshop Offered in Hot Springs Nov. 8

Ben Boulden

LITTLE ROCK – A free, one-day Alzheimer’s Caregiver training workshop for family members will be held Nov. 8 at the Garland County Library in partnership with the Oaklawn Center on Aging, a program of the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).