Farmers’ Market Nutrition Vouchers are now available for eligible Cumberland County Seniors, 60 years or older who fill out an application available through Cumberland County Aging and Community Services.

“These vouchers are available every year for our seniors, but there is a limited supply,” said Director of Aging and Community Services Director Sandy Gurreri. “The nutrition vouchers can be used at any participating farmers market’ or stand to purchase fruits and vegetables grown in Pennsylvania.”

To be eligible, recipients must be 60 years of age or older by Dec. 31, 2020, and have an annual income of less than $23,606 for a one-person household and $31,894 for a two-person household.

The $24 nutrition vouchers can be used from June 1 through Nov. 30. For an application, contact Cumberland County Aging and Community Services at: (717) 240-6110, or get one online at: https://www.ccpa.net/119/Aging-Community-Services.

 

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