Ritchie To Host Senior Health and Wellness Fair

FULTON, NY – State Senator Patty Ritchie will offer area seniors tips for living healthy, active lifestyles at her annual Oswego County Senior Health and Wellness Fair, taking place at the Fulton War Memorial on October 9.

The free event, which runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., will feature more than 50 organizations.

“Not only are seniors living longer, they’re living healthier too,” said Senator Ritchie. “Offering health screenings, opportunities to talk with health professionals, giveaways and so much more, this event is a great resource for seniors in our area who are looking to improve their well-being and stay active.”

Those interested in preregistering can do so at www.ritchie.nysenate.gov

Earlier this month, more than 1,000 people attended Senator Ritchie’s Jefferson County Senior Health and Wellness Fair.

In addition to her Jefferson and Oswego County events, Senator Ritchie will also host a Senior Health and Wellness Fair in St. Lawrence County on October 23.

The following organizations will be in attendance at Senator Ritchie’s Oswego County Senior Health and Wellness Fair:

Advanced Hearing Aid Centers of CNY, Inc.

Al-Anon Family Groups

Alzheimer’s Association, CNY Chapter

American Foundation for SuicidePrevention

American Red Cross


Access Lifts and Ramps.com

Cancer Services Program of Oswego County

Caring & Sharing Breast Cancer Support Group of Oswego County

Catholic Charities of Oswego County

Coach Kimmer & Company


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County

County of Oswego Department of Social Services

Dunkin Donuts



Farnham Family Services

Fidelis Care New York

Food Bank of Central New York

Friends of Oswego County Hospice

Fulton Alliance Church

Health E Connections


Kinney Drugs

Medicare Made Simple

Morningstar Residential Care Center

MVP Health Care

NYS Funeral Directors Association

OCO – Facilitated Enrollment/Health Insurance Exchange

OCO, Inc. – Crisis & Development/Health Education Services

OCO – Transportation

Oswego County Office for the Aging

Oswego County Health Department

OCO Nutrition Services

Oswego County Traffic Safety

Oswego County Veterans Service Agency

Oswego Health – Bone Density Testing

Oswego Health – The Manor

Oswego Health – Lifeline

Oswego Health – ENTs

Oswego Health – Community Health


Recovery International

RSVP of Oswego County

Seaway Lofts

Seniors Helping Seniors

St. Luke Health Services/Michaud Residential Health Services/Bishop’s Commons

Stafkings Healthcare Systems, Inc.

United Healthcare

USDA Rural Development

Watertown Audiology

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