Oswego Hospital Offers Mental Health Support Group

Submitted by Oswego Health

Oswego Health’s Behavioral Services Department will hold LIGHT mental health support group meetings every other Tuesday on the dates listed below, in the large conference room at the Behavioral Services office at 44 Bunner Street in Oswego.

The LIGHT, or Learning about Illness and Generating Hope Together group meets every other Tuesday. The free program offers support and education to family members of individuals with serious mental illnesses.

The group recognizes that mental illness affects the entire family, and can cause frustration and feelings of helplessness. Leading the group are experienced mental health professionals.

The meeting dates are May 10 and 24; June 7 and 21; July 5 and 19; August 2, 16 and 30; September 13 and 27; October 11 and 25; November 8 and 22; and December 6 and 20.

To learn more about either support group, please call Linda Nicholas at 326-4176.

Oswego Healthcare system includes the 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.