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Fayette County Senior Farmers’ Market Voucher Distribution

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August 2 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Vouchers for the Fayette County Senior Farmers’ Market will be available through LifeStream Services during a special sign-up session on Thursday, August 2 from 9am to 2pm, or until supplies last, at the Fayette County Free Fair, located at 2690 N. Park Rd., Connersville, IN 47331. Vouchers are provided by the state at limited quantities, so please plan to arrive early.

Fayette County residents over the age of 60 can redeem the vouchers for fresh produce at the following locations:

  • Fayette County Farmers’ Market located at 401 N. Central Ave., Connersville, IN 47331
    • Saturdays from 8am to Noon.
  • McDivitt Farm Market: 3994 N. Waterloo Rd., Connersville, IN 47331
    • Sunday 12pm – 5pm, Monday – Saturday 9am – 6pm

The vouchers are worth $20 and can be used through October 20. Eligible items include beans, peppers, tomatoes, apples, and other fresh fruits and vegetables.

To be eligible to receive vouchers (Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program checks), the recipient must be at least 60 years of age or older, or a qualified person with disabilities. A picture ID with date of birth will be required to verify age. To review state guidelines for a qualified person with disabilities, please visit www.lifestreaminc.org/nutrition-wellness or call 800-589-1121.

Recipients must also meet the income guidelines, which are based on 185 percent of the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines. For income limits, please contact LifeStream Services by calling 800-589-1121 or visit www.lifestreaminc.org/nutrition-wellness.

For more information on Senior Farmers’ Market voucher distribution, please contact Dana Pierce, Nutrition Administrator, by calling 765-759-3359 or email dpierce@lifestreaminc.org.

Get your farmers’ market vouchers and stick around for more activities from LifeStream and local organizations as Senior Day is celebrated at the Fayette County Free Fair from 9am to 2pm. A variety of activities will be available at the LifeStream tent throughout the day including live music, health screenings, bingo, and more. For more information on Senior Day activities please contact Beth Evans, Director of Community Services, by calling 765-405-3001 or email bevans@lifestreaminc.org.

Details

Date:
August 2
Time:
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
County:

Venue

Fayette County Fair Grounds
2690 N. Park Rd.
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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