image of outdie of PCP building and seniors involved in activities at the learning center

SCOA Learning Center

Open: Tuesday - Friday from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed Daily for lunch: 12:00 Noon - 1:00 pm
Phone: (409) 772-4704

The Sealy Center on Aging Learning Center is a free, accessible resource to promote healthy lifestyles, educate, and support seniors in our community as well as seniors visiting UTMB. This library is housed in the UTMB Primary Care Pavilion, conveniently located on Harborside Drive in Galveston, with ample free parking for the library's visitors.

The Learning Center offers interactive talks on a variety of aging-related topics, free computer usage (and tutorials), fact sheets on health issues, brochures for agencies providing services to the older population and their families, and books and movies for education and entertainment. The Learning Center also serves as a hub for the Senior Walking Club in Galveston, Texas.

Services

Above: Seniors utilizing the SCOA Learning Center

  • Books in large print
  • Educational talks
  • Aging film series (English/Spanish)
  • Computer access and tutoring
  • Health fact sheets
  • Board, card and brain games
  • Referral information for aging related services
  • Walking club
  • Learn how to sign up for "Your Doctor's Advice" program

Recent events include presentations on Medicare enrollment periods & preventing fraud, how Medicare covers durable medical equipment, estate planning, wills and advanced directives, as well as strategies to prevent falls. Contact us to learn more about future programs.

Location

The Sealy Center on Aging Learning Center
Primary Care Pavilion at UTMB, Suite 115
400 Harborside Drive
Galveston, Texas

Call: (409) 772-4704 | Download UTMB Campus Map

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Site managed by UTMB Sealy Center on Aging (SCoA) • January 2017