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Farnham Family Services Receives $16,477 Grant from The Gifford Foundation

Farnham Family Services recently received a $16,477 grant from The Gifford Foundation. Shown pictured at a recent check presentation are from left to right: Jeanne Unger, Farnham Family Services Executive Director; and Nancy Bellow, The Gifford Foundation Board of Trustee.

OSWEGO, New York - Farnham Family Services recently received a $16,477 grant from The Gifford Foundation. Shown pictured at a recent check presentation are from left to right: Jeanne Unger, Farnham Family Services Executive Director; and Nancy Bellow, The Gifford Foundation Board of Trustee.

The grant was awarded to Farnham to support a new ChartMaker Suite Electronic Medical Records System.

“We’re extremely pleased and grateful to have received the support of The Gifford Foundation,” said Unger. “The technology that this system provides our organization is tremendous, and will streamline patient data and operational processes significantly.”

The Gifford Foundation is a private foundation dedicated to its stewardship of the funds entrusted to its care. They have a strong commitment to community grant making and supporting local not for profit organizations. The Foundation’s goal is to encourage strong, capable and durable organizations, which in turn represent the foundation for a strong community.

Established in 1971, Farnham Family Services is a United Way agency that offers prevention services, school-based student assistance and treatment services to all residents of Oswego and surrounding counties. All services are licensed by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services. Farnham’s professionally certified staff is comprised of competent and skillful individuals who are continually updated with training through conferences and workshops.

Families or individuals interested in learning more about Farnham Family Services please call 342-4489 or visit them online at www.farnhaminc.org.