LifeStream to Distribute Senior Farmers’ Market Vouchers

 

Vouchers for the Madison, Grant, and Delaware County Senior Farmers’ Markets will be available through LifeStream Services during special county sign-up sessions.

Madison County: Saturday, July 30th from 8am to 12pm at the Falls Park Community Building, 299 Falls Park Dr. Pendleton, IN 46064.

Grant County: Wednesday, August 3 from 2pm to 5pm at Cambridge Square, Building One, 1525 W. Timberview Dr. Marion, IN 46952.

Delaware County: Thursday, August 4 from 9am to 12pm at Cambridge Square, 1601 E. McGalliard Rd., Muncie, IN 47303.

fresh-produceCounty residents over the age of 60 are invited to sign up to receive vouchers to redeem for fresh produce at local farmers’ markets. The vouchers are worth $20 and can be used through October. Eligible items include beans, peppers,tomatoes, and apples. For a complete list of items, please see the brochure. Please visit www.lifestreaminc.org for a complete list of items.

To be eligible to receive vouchers (Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program checks), you must be at least 60 years of age, a person with disabilities, or a resident of Gillespie Towers in Muncie or Longfellow Plaza in Anderson. A picture ID with date of birth will be required to verify age.

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 765-759-1121.

For more information on Senior Farmers’ Market voucher distribution, please contact Dana Pierce by calling 765-759-1121 or email dpierce@lifestreaminc.org.