Written by: John DeRousie
FULTON, NY – Members of the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting recently for the unveiling of the new home of Catholic Charities of Oswego County’s Step-by-Step Wellness program.
The new facility, located inside Catholic Charities, 365 W. First St., features a computer/ media center, a comfortable lounge area, an aesthetically pleasing dining area as well as cooking accommodations for members of the program.
It also provides a warm and supportive atmosphere to encourage adults with chronic mental illness to cultivate and acquire knowledge and valuable skill sets.
From left are: Executive Director of the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce, Beth Hilton; Sue Vanslyke, Jean Martinez, Pam Peeling, Leslie James, Kelly Rainville, LeeAnn Haggard, Catholic Charities board member and board president for the chamber, Tom Greco of Fulton Savings Bank; Executive Director of Catholic Charities of Oswego County, Mary-Margaret Pezzella-Pekow; Danielle Lundy; Aaron Thorpe of 24 Hour Record Retriever & Abstract; Desiree` Allen, chamber board member; Ed Schaperjahn of HELP! Small Business Solutions; and member services representative with the chamber, Jacqueline Gibbs.