Oswego Senior Center’s Executive Director, Sandy Pastore, MSW hosts discussions on various topics of interest to the senior population.

Rush Copley Medical Center: Cheryl Ipema is interviewed.

Elder Law Podcast: Rick Law, senior legal advisor at Law Elder Law Estate Planning discusses legal challenges seniors face. (Elder Law Podcast Transcript)

Interview with Detective Patrick Wicyk Podcast: Detective Wicyk of the Oswego Police Department is interviewed. Topic includes elder abuse and fraud. (Oswego Police Dept Podcast Transcript)

Vocational Challenges: Jim Pikowski and Alex Leiter are interviewed on the changes in vocational training that the US has experienced, and how that impacts young people today. (Vocational Challenges Podcast Transcript)

Ask A Cop Podcast: Deputy Wayne Dial is interviewed about the changing aging population and the specific needs and challenges that Kendall County is meeting for this group. The Do Not Call list is discussed, as well as telemarketing scams.

Seniors and Technology: Gary Tollaksen, OSC’s resident computer expert, is interviewed. (Seniors and Technology Podcast Transcript)

Frances Verde Interview: Frances Verde is interviewed (Podcast Transcript)

Senior Health Insurance Program: Dick Mettel, OSC’s SHIP volunteer counselor, is interviewed.

Senior Housing Options: Jen Pugh from A Place for Mom discusses senior housing options.