Oswego Health’s Breast Cancer Support Group To Host Special Speaker

Oswego Health’s breast cancer support group will host a guest speaker from Camp Good Days & Special Times at its June 10th meeting to be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in the lower level conference room of the Oswego Health Services Center, which is adjacent to Oswego Hospital.

Renee DeVesty, the Central New York outreach coordinator of Camp Good Days & Special Times, will share details of the Camp’s weekend oncology programs that are free and open to women. The program is open to women that are age 18 or older whose care ranges from a recent cancer diagnosis to remission. During the weekend, the activities may include arts and crafts, music, dancing, massage, yoga, manicures, a ropes course, rock climbing, swimming, boating and fishing. For more information on the weekend events, visit www.campgooddays.org

Oswego Health’s breast cancer support group is free and is lead by Amy Conzone, R.N., a certified breast care patient navigator in imaging, breast care and cancer. Conzone also oversees Oswego Health’s navigator breast cancer care program. Through this program, Conzone will help women and men diagnosed with breast cancer at each step of their care plan. For more information on the support group or the navigator program, please call 349-5789.

The Oswego Healthcare System is a not-for-profit organization and includes Oswego Hospital, The Manor at Seneca Hill, a skilled nursing facility; Springside at Seneca Hill, a retirement living community; an urgent care center in Fulton, as well as health services centers in Mexico, Parish and Phoenix. For more information, call (315) 349-5500 or visit oswegohealth.org.