Eligible seniors must apply for the Farmers’ Market Coupons in the county in which they reside. They will receive $25 worth of vouchers to purchase Jersey Fresh items at eligible farmers’ markets. Cumberland County will offer three sites for seniors to apply: County Office on Aging Office at 800 East Commerce Street, Bridgeton, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday; Fiorelli Senior Center, 6th and Elmer streets, Vineland, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays; Holly City Regional Center, 1500 S. 2nd St., Millville, 9 a.m.-noon Mondays and Fridays.
Seniors must be age 60 or older. Income guidelines have been established at 185 percent of the Federal Poverty Level. A household of one can have a monthly gross income of up to $1,926 and household of two can have a monthly gross income of up to $2,607. Proof of residence, age and income is required.
Coupons are available on a first-come first served basis and supplies are limited. For more information, please contact the Office on Aging and Disabled Outreach Office in Bridgeton at 453-2220.