Elder Services to Distribute Farmer's Market Coupons

$25 coupons for qualified individuals...

Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands, Inc. will be distributing coupons for individuals who are low income (individuals who qualify for programs such as Food Stamps, Mass Health, fuel assistance) 60 years of age or older, for the purchase of produce at local Farmer’s Markets in Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket Counties. The Federal Grant from the Department of Agriculture provides coupons, worth $25.00. There are a limited number of coupons available. Coupons are available beginning Wednesday July 10th, on a first come first serve basis at the following Elder Services Senior Nutrition sites in Barnstable County, Monday through Friday, 10am to 12:00pm.

Barnstable Senior Center, 815 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis (508) 790-2746

North Falmouth Congregational Church, 155 Old Main Rd., North Falmouth (508) 563-2182

Brewster Council on Aging, 1673 Main St., Brewster, (508) 896-5070

Chatham Council on Aging, 193 Stony Hill Rd., Chatham, (508) 945-1783

Dennis Council on Aging, 1045 Route 134 South Dennis, (508) 385-5709

Falmouth Housing Authority, 115 Scranton Ave., Falmouth, (508) 544-4198

Harwich Community Center, 100 Oak St., Harwich (508) 430-1991

Mashpee Council on Aging, 26 Frank E. Hicks Dr., Mashpee (508) 477-0910

United Methodist Church, 73 Main St., Orleans (508) 255-9871

Sandwich Housing Authority, 20 Tom’s Way, Sandwich (508) 888-2965

The Fleet, 2207 Route 6, Wellfleet (508) 349-2658

Yarmouth Senior Services, 528 Forest Rd., Yarmouth (508)398-5060

In Nantucket County:

Elder Services, 144 Orange Street, Nantucket (508) 228-4647 Monday through Friday 9am to 2pm

In Dukes County:

Elder Services, 1 Hospital Road, Oak Bluffs (508) 693-4393 Monday through Friday 11am to 1pm.

Please see Elder Services Nutrition Site Coordinator at each location for coupons and information on participating markets.

 You do not have to be an Elder Services’ consumer to receive this benefit.

CapeCodToday.com welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on CapeCodToday.com.