Community Partners

Older Adults Technology Services (OATS)


How Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) impacts San Antonio's shared Community Vision

Founded in New York City in 2004, Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) combines technology, in-person training, online tools, and community-building spaces and events to strengthen the quality of life for people 60 and older. The Senior Planet San Antonio program, in partnership with senior centers, community and neighborhood centers, faith based organizations, public housing, and social justice organizations, provides 5- and 10- week courses and other tech-themed programs to older adults. From October 2018 to September 2019, OATS has served more than 900 people at 36 different sites in San Antonio.

Community Results Impacted

Systemic Inequities Impacted

  • Digital Access
  • Small Business and Nonprofit Support

Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) serves:

  • Geographic Area
    County-wide: Across Bexar County only
  • City Council District
    All 10 City Council Districts
  • Demographic Focus

Economic Impact:

$6,500,000 in revenue

Fiscal Year 2020

Coalitions and Collaborations:

  • Successfully Aging and Living in San Antonio (SALSA)