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

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 in June, the senior must have an annual income less than $22,311 for a household of one and $30,044 for a household of two.   

Beginning  July 1, the income guidelines change to an annual income less than $22,459 for a household of one and $30,451 for a household of two.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

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 will be available on these dates at the listed location:

 Monday, June 18th

 Pfeiffer Community Center               1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

301 Blue Bell Road

Williamstown, NJ 08094

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Tuesday, June 19th 

Franklinville Community Center       1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1584 Coles Mill Road

Franklinville, NJ 08322

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 Wednesday, June 20th 

Mantua Community Center               10:00 am to 12:00 pm

111 East Mercer Ave

Mantua, NJ 08051

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 Thursday, June 21st

Glassboro Senior Center                         1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

152 South Delsea Drive

Glassboro, NJ 08028

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 Friday, June 22nd 

Second Baptist Church                         10:00 am to 12:00 pm

1534 Pine Street

Paulsboro, NJ 08066

  

Thorofare Fire Hall                                        1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1 Firehouse Lane

Thorofare, NJ 08086

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 Beginning Wednesday, June 25 through November 31, 2018, vouchers may be picked up at:

 The Division of Senior Services

115 Budd Blvd.

West Deptford

8:30 am to 4 pm

 

For further information please contact the Division of Senior Services at 384-6900.