Information for People at Higher Risk of Exposure to the Flu & COVID-19

Older adults and people who have severe chronic medical conditions like heart, lung or kidney disease seem to be at higher risk for more serious COVID-19 illness. Early data suggest older people are twice as likely to have serious COVID-19 illness.

This may be because as people age, their immune systems change, making it harder […]

Take Extra Precautions To Limit Exposure To the Flu & COVID-19

If COVID-19 is spreading in your community, take extra measures to put distance between yourself and other people. The CDC released new language specific to individuals who are at higher risk of complications associated with cold, flu or viruses:

Stay at home as much as possible. Make sure you have access to several weeks of […]

BASC Prepares for Colds, Flu & COVID-19

Broken Arrow Senior Center Prepares for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

At the Broken Arrow Senior Center the health and safety of our members, guests and staff are our top priorities. With the recently elevated discussion regarding the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the news, we want to take a moment to reinforce preventive safety measures.

As an activity […]

Voice Your Opinion: Important Transportation Survey

Transportation represents a fundamental means of access to meet daily needs, which is essential for aging well. Older adults seek access to health care, grocery stores, pharmacies, work, houses of worship or their favorite senior activity center.

Driving is often the preferred mode of travel for older adults. However, the older we get, the more […]