Kinship Program adds Staff Assistant

Written by: John DeRousie, Custom Marketing Solutions
Fulton, NY – Jonathan Gilmore, coordinator of the Kinship Support program at Catholic Charities of Oswego County has announced that Lynda F., a client of Catholic Charities’ Step By Step Wellness Program has joined the staff as an assistant.

Lynda F.joins staff
Lynda F.joins staff

According to Gilmore, Lynda will assist the program in a number of areas including updating participating families on the program’s events, facilitating group sessions, and coordinating correspondence between families and Kinship Support staff.

“Lynda is a welcome addition to our staff,” said Gilmore.  “Her past work experience and her willingness to help others will prove invaluable as she works with participants in the Kinship Support program.”

Catholic Charities’ Kinship Support program serves caregivers, who, through a variety of circumstances, have taken on the responsibility of raising their relative’s children.  Through educational groups and recreational outings the program provides participating families with the support they need to strengthen their family bond and provides them with the opportunity to interact with and share their experiences with other families.

For more information on Catholic Charities’ Kinship Support program contact Gilmore at 315-598-3980 ext. 233 or visit Catholic Charities’ website at:

Catholic Charities of Oswego County serves all people in need regardless of their religious affiliation.  Primary funding sources for Catholic Charities of Oswego County’s programs are the United Way of Greater Oswego County, the Diocesan Hope Appeal, the County of Oswego and private donations by individuals and local companies and organizations.