The Oswego County Department of Social Services will sponsor an informational meeting from 9-11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 4, at the Department of Social Services, 100 Spring St., Mexico, for people who are interested in becoming foster or adoptive parents. Oswego County also needs Hispanic foster parents. El Condado de Oswego necesita padres de crianza hispanos!
The Department of Social Services is looking for people who would like to become foster parents, particularly for children ag
The Oswego County Salvation Army will begin registration for Christmas assistance on Monday, Oct. 27, and will run through Friday, Nov. 14. This assistance includes gifts for children up to the age of 13, items for Christmas dinner as well as a food box with enough food for a week.
Those in need of assistance may register in the Oswego office Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between the hours of 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The Fulton office will do registration Mondays between 10 a.m.-1
The Oswego County Health Department will hold its last rabies clinic of the year from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, at the Oswego County Highway Garage, 31 Schaad Drive, Scriba.
New York State law requires that all cats, dogs, and pet ferrets be vaccinated against rabies. The first rabies vaccine should be given at three months of age. A second vaccination is required for cats and dogs within one year of the first, and every three years thereafter. Ferrets need to be vaccinated an
Stop throwing money down the drain or out an electrical outlet. Save Energy, Save Dollars workshops will teach low-cost and no-cost ways to save energy and reduce energy bills. Just in time for the cold months ahead. Cornell Cooperative Extension in Oswego County is leading these energy savings workshops that are sponsored by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and developed by Cornell Cooperative Extension and NYSERDA.
The Oswego County Health Department is offering influenza immunization clinics for people age 19 and older weekdays at the Nick Sterio Public Health Clinic, 70 Bunner St., Oswego. Adult influenza clinics are held from 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. No appointment is needed; walk-ins are welcome. Adults may also receive flu shots the third Tuesday of every month from 9-11 a.m. at the H. Douglas Barclay Courthouse, Pulaski.
The influenza vaccination costs $37. Pneumonia vaccine is also availabl