July 3rd – September 30, 2017
Hunterdon County residents, 60 years of age or older with low income, is invited to participate in the New Jersey Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program sponsored by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services.
Participants will receive five (5) checks valued at $5.00 each to be redeemed at participating farm stands for fresh produce and herbs.
Farmers are not allowed to give change so each $5.00 check must be used in its entirety.
Checks can be obtained from one of the following locations:
- Division of Senior, Disabilities & Veteran Services
- North Hunterdon Senior Center
- Readington Township Director of Social Services Housing Coordinator
Income for Single is $1,860 month or Couple $2,504
Most show proof of income
Note: Checks may be used until October 30, 2017
Checks must be picked up in person and signed for; if a senior is housebound, arrangements can be made for his/her representative to pick up the checks.
For additional information, please call Hunterdon County Division of Senior, Disabilities, & Veterans Services, 4 Gauntt Place, Flemington – 908-788-1361, Office hours are 8:30 to 4:30.
Any Questions contact Pia Rey-Doklan