Oneida County Office for the Aging and Continuing Care Host a Summer Picnic and Health, Wellness and Informational Fair on June 24, 2009

The Oneida County Office for the Aging and Continuing Care Senior Nutrition and Health Promotion Programs will be holding a Summer Picnic and Health, Wellness and Information Fair on June 24, 2009 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Roselawn Banquet House, 446 Main Street, New York Mills. 

The type of service agencies that will be at the fair are home care services,  counseling services, caregiver support, transportation, prescription protection, food stamps, memory care, mental health, massage and chiropractic, elder law, volunteer services, insurance, nutrition counseling, health care monitoring, housing information, Alzheimer Association, Resource Center for Independent Living,  Mohawk Valley Community Action and Foster Grandparent Program, Hospice and Palliative Care, Loretto Utica Center Assisted Living Program, Bill Payer Program, Arthritis Specialists, Eat Smart NY, MVP Health Care, CCCS of Central NY, Mohawk Valley Pharmacists Society, Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired, Mid – York Liberty System, Fidelis Care NY- Medicare Advantage, RSVP of Oneida County, and more.

 
The NYS Attorney General’s Utica Regional Office will conduct a presentation titled Smart Seniors designed to provide information to the elderly on how to protect themselves from fraudulent activities such as identity theft, phony sweepstakes, internet scams and investment fraud.
 
The picnic will be Chicken BBQ the cost will be a suggested donation of $2.00 for anyone 60 years or older OR $5.50 for anyone under 60 years old. All proceeds go to the Oneida County Office for the Aging Senior Nutrition Program. 

Reservations for the picnic are a must by calling Oneida County Office for the Aging at 798-5456 by June 22, 2009.