Area Agency on Aging - Luzerne and Wyoming Counties
Farmers Market Nutrition Vouchers - Area Agency on Aging - Luzerne and Wyoming Counties
2020 distribution of the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) vouchers this year will be done completely by mail.. Application available on agency website: https://www.luzernecounty.org/964/2020-Senior-Farmers-Market-Nutrition-Pro Applications also available at local legislature’s offices Application listed above must be completely filled out, signed by the eligible participant and then mailed or email to our agency. The distribution by mail will be done from June through September 30, 2020----applications received after the deadline date of Wednesday, September 30th will not be accepted. This year two participants can be included on one application as long as they live at the same address. EACH participant must complete their part of the application and BOTH signatures must be on the application, or it will not be processed. Proxy forms WILL NOT be required this year---you will be allowed to have someone pick up your fruits and vegetables in your place with the vouchers. It is important that your name and address are printed clearly and legibly in order to expedite the process of sending out the vouchers. The Completed SFMNP Applications can be either mailed to: Area Agency on Aging for Luzerne and Wyoming Counties, 93 N. State Street, Wilkes Barre, PA 18707 or emailed to Rhonda.Adams@luzernecounty.org Walk-in drop off applications will not be accepted due to social distancing restrictions. Once the application is reviewed and approved, the (SFMNP) vouchers and pertinent information will be mailed to the participant. Please allow a few weeks for your application to be processed and for your vouchers to arrive in the mail.
111 N Pennsylvania Boulevard
Suite 100
Wilkes-Barre, Pa 18704
Eligibility: To be eligible for this program, you must meet all three requirements: Be a resident of Luzerne or Wyoming Co. Be at least 60 years of age by December 31, 2020 Meet income guidelines based on 2020 Total Household Income: (All income is included, i.e. Social Security, Pension, etc.) - Self declaration. Program officials may verify eligibility information. 1 Person/Household - $23,606 or less 2 People/Household - $31,984, or less 3 People/Household - $40,182 or less 4 People/Household - $48,470 or less
Hours: Seasonal Program: June through September 30, 2020. Agency Hours: Mon - Fri, 8 am - 4 pm.
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (800) 252-1512 Toll-Free
  • (570) 822-1158 Main
Intake Requirements: 2019 Income Guidelines are; 1 person - $23,107 2 people - $31,284 3 people - $39,461 Add $8,177 for each additional person.
Intake Procedure: Completed application, mailed in.
Service Contact: Rhonda Adams, FMCP Coordinator 570-822-1158 x 2337
Services:
  • Food Vouchers
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Area Agency on Aging - Luzerne and Wyoming Counties
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