Services available to older adults in Pennsylvania are listed below. To find out more about meals and other services available in your area, contact your local Area Agency on Aging.
If your income is less than a certain amount per year, and you are over the age of 60, you may be eligible to receive a monthly box food. Eligibility amount listed here: http://bit.ly/2af3QBL
Registered seniors are eligible to receive a free box of healthy, nonperishable foods. Products are provided by the USDA and include bottles of 100% juice, cheese, canned fruits and vegetables, canned meats and stews, milk, cereal, peanut butter, and more. Senior boxes are distributed through food banks. To find the food bank that serves your county, click here.
PENNSYLVANIA SENIOR FARMERS MARKET PROGRAM
Recipients are given a list of participating farmers and farmers' markets when they receive their vouchers. These vouchers are redeemed for fresh fruits and vegetables grown in Pennsylvania. Each eligible recipient receives four $5.00 SFMNP vouchers to redeem at a qualified farmers' markets or roadside stands. There are over 1,150 FMNP participating farmers at 828 farm stands and 202 farmers' markets in Pennsylvania. Contact your local Area Agency on Aging for more information.