Vouchers for the Grant County Senior Farmers Market will be available through LifeStream Services during a special sign-up session on August 15 from 2pm to 5pm, or until supplies last, at Cambridge Square Apartments located at 1525 W. Timberview Dr. Marion, IN 46952. Vouchers are provided by the state at limited quantities, so please plan to arrive early.
Grant County residents over the age of 60 can redeem vouchers for fresh produce at the following locations:
- Little Barn Akers: 300 N. 1000 E., Van Buren
- Wednesdays 4:30pm to 7:30pm
- Your Favorite Hometown Market: 1500 S. Western Ave. Marion
- Saturdays 9am to 1pm.
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 765-808-9059 or email email@example.com.