Caregiver Support Groups Meet in Pulaski and Oswego

OSWEGO – The Oswego County Office for the Aging sponsors caregiver support groups for people who provide care to a loved one who suffers from chronic illness.

The Oswego Creative Caregivers Group meets at 2 p.m. on the second Wednesday of the month at the Salvation Army, 73 W. Second St., Oswego.

Group members work on a creative activity during the meetings.

The Pulaski Caregivers Support Group meets from 3 to 5 p.m. the first Thursday of every month in the Memorial Room of Park United Methodist Church, Pulaski.

The groups are open to people who take care of  a spouse or domestic partner who is chronically ill or who suffers from Alzheimer’s or a related illness.

All are welcome.

There is no charge to participate.

The caregiver educational sessions being held Tuesdays at 70 Bunner St. in Oswego are postponed until September.

The next session will be Sept. 18 at 11 a.m. in the administrative conference room on the second floor.

Sara Sunday will speak about insurance options available to senior citizens.

For information call Margaret Waters at the Oswego County Office for the Aging, phone 349-8691 or 1-800-596-3200, ext. 8691.