2018 Farmer’s Market Voucher Information
The Gloucester County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Senior Services will be distributing Senior Farmers’ Market vouchers/checks to 1,600 Gloucester County Senior Citizens this summer. Each eligible person can receive five vouchers, each worth $5. to buy locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs at 21 different farm markets and roadside stands in Gloucester County. For a list of participating markets, click here: FarmersMarket_farms.docx
An eligibility application must be completed when picking up the vouchers.
There is one application per couple, and both people receive vouchers.
To be eligible for the Farmers’ Market vouchers the senior must have an annual income less than $22,459 for a household of one and $30,451 for a household of two.
o Must be 60 or over and be a Gloucester County resident – must have ID
o Proof of Income – NO SELF-DECLARATION OF INCOME.
o NO BANK STATEMENTS
o Medicaid, SNAP, or SSI ID card
o Social Security Award letter
o Pension Income statement
o The PAAD card is “NOT” accepted.
Vouchers are available until November 31, 2018, or until they are gone at our office at:
The Division of Senior Services
115 Budd Blvd.
8:30 am to 4 pm
For further information please contact the Division of Senior Services at 384-6900.