Oswego County Legislature Proclaims National Adoption Day

OSWEGO, NY – The Oswego County Legislature recognized November 23 as National Adoption Day during its monthly meeting.

With thousands of children currently in foster care in New York State, outreach to adoptive families is a critical step in moving children into loving, permanent homes.

National Adoption Day
National Adoption Day

The Oswego County Legislature’s Human Services Committee presented the proclamation to staff from the Oswego County Department of Social Services.

Pictured from left are Daniel T. Farfaglia, District 24; James Karasek, District 22; Christine Patrick, director of social service; Lois O’Connor, caseworker; Committee Chairman Shane Broadwell, District 17; Patricia Pennock, senior caseworker; Gregg Heffner, commissioner of the Oswego County Department of Social Services; Margaret Kastler, District 1; Shawn Doyle, District 3; John Proud, District 7; and Douglas E. Malone, District 20.