Nutrition Vouchers Available for Senior Citizens
Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program
The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) provides low-income seniors with coupons that can be exchanged for eligible foods (fruits, vegetables, honey, and fresh-cut herbs) at farmers’ markets, roadside stands, and community-supported agriculture programs.
- Individual – $1,832.00 a month or less
- Couple – $2,470.00 a month or less
Senior citizen must be at least 60 years old and reside in Camden County. Must show proof of income: Social Security Statement, pay stubs, EBT Card, Medicaid Card or current income tax return. Vouchers are given out at Virtua Hospital Farmers Market: 1000 Atlantic Ave, Camden, NJ 08104 Every Wednesday until August 30, 2017, 11:00 – 1:00 pm. All vouchers are valid through November 30, 2017 but participants will need to check with their farmers’ market to determine how late in the season each one will be open as market dates differ. Seniors are eligible for 1 voucher per year. Vouchers are first come first serve. For more information contact: Falynn Milligan, 856-425-4612 or firstname.lastname@example.org.