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Shineman Foundation “Giving Thanks” for OCO

Oct 23, 2020 - OCO Giving Thanks “Today, Tomorrow, Always” will stream on the OCO Events Facebook page on Friday, November 6th from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.

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Zonta "Witches Ball" Goes Hollywood to support OCO SAF Services

Zonta "Witches Ball" Goes Hollywood to support OCO SAF Services

Oct 19, 2020 - On Friday, October 30th witches of the Zonta Club will make the Midway Drive-In on Route 48 in Minetto its very own as they host their fourth annual Witches Ball.

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Community Bank supports OCO Giving Thanks Celebration

Oct 18, 2020 - In light of the COVID-19 pandemic OCO’s Giving Thanks will be a virtual event and will take place November 6th from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. and will be streamed on the OCO Events Facebook page.

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OCO Opens Residential House in Hannibal

OCO Opens Residential House in Hannibal

Oct 17, 2020 - Our IRAs are staffed 24/7 with direct support professionals that provide training and assistance to the residents. Our staff work with the residents as they develop the skills needed to live independently such as household responsibilities, grocery shopping, cooking. They also accompany residents to community events and other outings.

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OCO Giving Thanks Welcomes John McConnell

Oct 16, 2020 - This year’s Giving Thanks serves as a ‘friend-raiser’ as OCO thanks its donors and friends that helped make it possible for the agency to rise up and meet the challenges of providing services through the COVID-19 pandemic and welcome new friends and supporters that would like to join OCO in its effort to improve the quality of life for those they serve. All donations, as well as proceeds from the Giving Thanks art auction, will benefit OCO’s Covid-19 Relief Fund.

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OCO Family Care Program Offers Fulfillment

Oct 12, 2020 - OCO’s Family Care program is a NYS OMH certified residential program for adults with a disability. Through its host homes OCO’s Family Care program provides these individuals the opportunity to lead an active lifestyle and interact in their community. Due to the program’s success OCO is accepting references for residents and host homes in the Oswego, Fulton, Mexico, Phoenix, Hannibal, and Pulaski areas.

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OCO Giving Thanks Event to host online Art Auction

Oct 10, 2020 - The online Giving Thanks Art Auction begins Oct. 16 and continues through Nov. 6. The auction will feature artwork from a variety of mediums, from quilting and woodcraft to painting and photography. The Giving Thanks Art Auction can be found online at https://www.32auctions.com/OCOgivingthanks2020. Photos of each item available for bid will be listed on the site as well as information about the artist and instructions on how to place a bid.

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Oswego County OBGYN supports Domestic Violence Awareness

Oswego County OBGYN supports Domestic Violence Awareness

Oct 9, 2020 -

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93 Q’s Amy Robbins to Emcee OCO ‘Giving Thanks’

Oct 8, 2020 - OCO’s "Giving Thanks, Today, Tomorrow, Always" celebration will be a virtual event streaming live on OCO’s Events Facebook page on Friday, Nov. 6 from 5 pm to 6 pm.

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OCO Serves Victims of Domestic Violence in Midst of Pandemic

Oct 7, 2020 - Domestic Violence affects everyone. It impacts people from every community and is perpetrated by abusers from all socioeconomic backgrounds and education levels. If you or someone you know is a victim or survivor of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual violence or stalking, please call the Crisis Hotline at (315) 342-1600. The hotline is available 24 hours a day and is free and confidential.

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OCO Giving Thanks Event set for November 6

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OCO Board of Directors meets October 13th

Oct 3, 2020 - The Oswego County Opportunities Board of Directors meets on Tuesday, October 13th, at 8:00 AM

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'Take a Hike' Day goes Virtual with 6 Weeks to Enjoy Oswego County in the Fall

'Take a Hike' Day goes Virtual with 6 Weeks to Enjoy Oswego County in the Fall

Sep 25, 2020 - The Oswego County Healthy Miles Coalition presents “Take a Hike! 2020” as a virtual season-long campaign to help people leave their stress behind and reconnect with nature. It begins on Saturday, Oct. 3 and continues through National “Take a Hike” Day on Tuesday, Nov. 17.

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Oswego County COVID-19 Fund helps OCO address pandemic needs

Sep 16, 2020 - To help offset the expenses needed to seamlessly continue its programs during the COVID-19 pandemic OCO was recently awarded a $15,000 grant from the Oswego County COVID-19 Fund, an affiliate fund of the Central New York Community Foundation. The funds will go a long way in helping OCO’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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T1D Oswego County Virtual Event ‘From Home to School with T1D’ set for Sept. 23

Sep 16, 2020 - This local network has planned a number of events aimed at supporting the T1D community, and will be shifting its approach to virtual meetings instead of in-person gatherings. The next event coming up is, “From Home to School with T1D,” using Zoom on Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 6 pm. The event will feature several panelists to speak on the topic of T1D and educational environments.

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Pulaski Community Fund Grant helps launch bus route for Pulaski / Sandy Creek

Sep 10, 2020 - Thanks to the support of the Greater Pulaski Community Endowment Fund, OCO Transportation Services is now offering a new bus route that serves the Pulaski / Sandy Creek area.

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Sun Safety Important for Outdoor Businesses, Too

Sep 10, 2020 - If you are on your way to work, and that work will be done outside, applying sunscreen may not be a priority ... but it should be. People whose jobs working outside are exposed to several hours of sunshine every day. Over-exposure to the sun’s dangerous ultraviolet rays can cause not only a sunburn, but lasting skin damage that could lead to skin cancer.

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2020 Census Let's Be Counted

Sep 9, 2020 - Haven’t had a chance to respond to the 2020 Census? It’s not too late. The 2020 Census will be ending September 30th so you still have time to complete and submit your census form.

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OCO Cancer Prevention Program Promoting Sun Safety at Hulett Park

Sep 4, 2020 - OCO's Cancer Prevention in Action Program brings its Sun Safety initiative to a popular Fulton park.

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OCO Board of Directors meets September 8th

Aug 31, 2020 - The Oswego County Opportunities Board of Directors meets on Tuesday, September 8th, at 8:00 AM

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Scenes from OCO's Annual Meeting April 9, 2019

Circles of Security changed our lives
Circles of Security is topic of Annual Meeting guest speakers
Congratulations to Whelahan Award winner
Diane Cooper-Currier and Ron Darrow
Finance Director recognized for service
Howard Wilcox Volunteer of the Year Award presented to John Zanewych
New Board Members welcomed
OCO Ex Dir Diane Cooper-Currier and retiring Board of Directors Treasurer Ron Darrow