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Oswego County to Provide “Senior Roadshows” Throughout Oswego County This June

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Caring Community Advocates of Oswego County, a group of local professionals and service providers dedicated to the health and wellbeing of our aging population, announces a series of events especially for older adults featuring games, guest speakers and information on a wide variety of topics, taking place at locations across Oswego County in the month of June.

“We are excited to be able to bring these events to our community,” said Leanna Cleveland, Coordinator of Community Health at Oswego County Opportunities. “We surveyed our community and evaluated responses, and as result we hope to share the most requested information and resources in a fun and informative format, making it available across our county.”

The events, “Senior Roadshows”, will take place on June 12, 13 and 14, and feature area providers who will be sharing resources focusing on nutritional education, health/wellness needs, financial information, and medical resources available locally. Attendees will enjoy a delicious lunch, courtesy of The Oswego County Office for the Aging funded by Federal and State grants through the New York State Office for the Aging and by Oswego County government.

Each event runs from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., is free of charge and open to the public. Each venue will feature a different assortment of vendors/providers and activities; folks are welcome to attend any or all of the events! Mark your calendars – the dates and locations of the events are as follows:

June 12: Fulton Municipal Building

141 South 1st Street

Fulton, NY 13069

June 13: Central Square Community Church

833 U.S Route 11

Central Square, NY 13036 

June 14: The Lighthouse Church of God

11 South Jefferson St

Mexico, NY 13114

For more information about “The Senior Roadshows”, please contact Virginia Bough, Rural Health Network/DSRIP Program Specialist at 315-598-4740 extension 1090.

About Caring Community Advocates – Caring Community Advocates is a group of area service providers working under the auspices of the Oswego County Rural Health Network. Recently to group conducted a survey campaign to identify what was important to the aging population in regards to social needs, nutritional education, health/wellness needs, financial information, and medical resources. The group evaluated responses to the surveys and decided to bring the most sought after needs to the senior population across the county in a fun and informative format – “The Senior Roadshow”. For more information, please contact: Virginia Bough, Rural Health Network/DSRIP Program Specialist at 315-498-4740 extension 1090.

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