Berks County Area Agency on Aging - Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Berks County Area Agency on Aging


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Data Provided By
United Way of Berks County
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides eligible seniors with food vouchers worth $20 for fresh, nutritious, unprepared, locally grown fruits, vegetables, and herbs from approved farmers' markets in Pennsylvania.

Available only in the Summer months on a first-come, first-served basis.
LocationBerks
Geographical AreaBerks
Intake ProcedureTelephone
Helpful TipsDistribution sites:

B’nai B’rith
505 N. 10th Street
Reading, PA 19604
Contact: Sheila Rampola
Telephone: 610-372-1733 Dist. Date: June 6, 2018

Senior Apartments at Wyomissing Club
501 Walnut Street
Reading, PA 19601
Contact: Kay Wilkinson
Telephone: 610-927-8090
Dist. Date: June 1, 2018 2pm

St. Catherine Senior Apartment
2000 Perkiomen Avenue
Reading, PA 19606
Contact: Hazel Black
Telephone: 610-743-5374
Dist. Date: Tuesday, June 26th at 1pm

Penn’s Common Court Apartments
1040 Penn Street
Reading, PA 19602
Contact: Susan Grim
Telephone: 610-373-1212
Dist. Date: June 14, 2018 12:30 pm

Amity Manor Apartments
1131 Ben Franklin Hwy
Douglassville, PA 19518
Contact: Mark Guthrie – Shaundia Brown
Telephone: 610-385-4622
Dist. Date: Monday, July 9th at 10 am

Clearview Apartments
305 Hilltop Court
Hamburg, PA 19526
Contact: Jamie Finken – hamburg@gqmt.com
Telephone: 610-562-7442
Dist. Date: Tuesday, June 19th at 10am

The Knitting Mill on Peach Alley
239 Pine Street @ Peach Alley
Hamburg, PA 19526
Contact: Kathy Tavares – ktavares@housing-abc.org
Telephone: 610-562-9161
Dist. Date: Monday, June 11th at 2pm

Weidner Manor Apartments
1133 Ben Franklin Highway West
Douglassville, PA 19518
Contact: Kay Wilkinson
Telephone: 610-385-1070
Dist. Date: Wednesday, June 6th at 2 pm

Wyndcliffe House Apartments
100 Chestnut Street
Hamburg, PA 19526
Contact: Lynda Zuercher – wyndcliffehouse@tmo.com
Telephone: 610-562-4902
Dist. Date: Thursday, June 14th at 11am

Dwight D. Eisenhower Apartments
835 Franklin Street
Reading, PA 19601
Contact: Jack Knockstead
Telephone: 610-376-8413
Dist. Date: June 4, 2018 2pm

Franklin Tower
120 S. 6th Street
Reading, PA 19602
Contact: Jack Knockstead
Telephone: 610-376-8413
Dist. Date: June 12, 2018 1pm

John Lutz Apartments
3559 St. Lawrence Avenue
St. Lawrence, PA 19606
Contact: Kay Wilkinson
Telephone: 610-779-8101
Dist. Date: Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 1:30 pm

Luther Meadows/Heilman House
1 South Home Avenue
Topton, PA 19562
Contact: Karen Lewis
Loreen Hare – harel@diakon.org
Telephone: 610-682-1533 Fax: 610-682-1595
Dist. Date: Monday, June 18th at 10am – Luther Meadows
Monday, June 18th at 11am – Heilman House

Saucony Cross
420 College Blvd
Kutztown, PA 19530
Contact: Mark Guthier – Shaundia Brown
Telephone: 610-683-5966 Fax: 683-8181
Dist. Date: Wednesday, June 20th at 1 pm

Saucony Meadows
20 Kohler Road
Kutztown, PA 19530
Contact: Shaundia Brown – shaundia@christianconcernmgmt.org
Telephone: 610-894-9874
Dist. Date: Tuesday, June 12th at 12pm

Tarsus Manor, Inc.
701 East Locust Street
Fleetwood, PA 19522
Contact: Debra Wyatt - Josh Campfield
Telephone: 610-370-2766
Dist. Date: Tuesday June 5Th at 9:00am

Wilson Manor, Inc.
10 Kohler Road
Kutztown, PA 19530
Contact: Marcia Zothner – marcia@christianconcernmgmt.org
Telephone: 610-894-9510 Fax: 610-894-9514
Dist. Date: Monday, June 25th at 12pm

Oakshire Senior Apartments
350 Lackawanna Street
Reading, PA 19601
Contact: Melissa Brandmier
Telephone: 610-376-1716
Dist. Date: June 11, 2018

Penn’s Crossing Senior Apartments
1400 W. Wyomissing Blvd.
West Lawn, PA 19609
Contact: Veronica Wiley
Telephone: 610-775-9220
Dist. Date: June 8, 2018 10 am

Henner Apartments
2E E. High Street
Womelsdorf, PA 19567
Contact: Susan Grim
Telephone: 610-373-1212
Dist. Date: June 13, 2018 9am

Southgate at West Ridge
815 W. Leesport Road
Leesport, PA 19533
Contact: Susan Grim – Stacy Bampton
Telephone: 610-373-1212
Dist. Date: Thursday, June 7th at 1 pm

Queen of Angels Apartments
22 Rothermel Street
Laureldale, PA 19605
Contact: Hazel Black – Barbara Hucaluk
Telephone: 610-921-3115
Dist. Date: Tuesday, June 12th at 10 am

Hugh Carcella Apartments
505 N. 10th Street
Reading, PA 19604
Contact: Sheila Rampola
Telephone: 610-372-1733
Dist. Date: June 7, 2018 1pm

Glenside & Hensler Homes
1301 Schuylkill Avenue
Reading, PA 19601
Contact: Giselle Saez
Telephone: 610-376-8413
Dist. Date: June 13, 2018 1pm

Reading Elderly Housing
100 N. Front Street
Reading, PA 19601
Contact: Debra Botham
Telephone: 610-373-1130
Dist. Date: June 25, 2018

Oakbrook Homes
601 McClelland Street
Reading, PA
Contact: Giselle Saez
Telephone:
Dist. Date: June 18, 2018 3pm

Sencit Town House
20 S. Summit Ave.
Reading, PA 19607
Contact: Linette Garcia
Telephone: 610-777-4242
Dist. Date: June 20, 2018 2pm

George Rhodes
815 Franklin Street
Reading, PA 19601
Contact: Jack Knockstead
Telephone: 610-376-8413
Dist. Date: June 5, 2018 2pm

Samuel Hubert
125 N 10th street
Reading, PA
Contact: Jack Knockstead
Telephone: 610-376-8413
Dist. Date: June 15, 2018


Self-Distribution Sites:
Berks Encore
40 N. 9th Street
Reading PA 19601
Contact: Carmen Colon
Telephone: 610-374-9195
ccolon@berksencore.org

Berks Visiting Nurse Association
1170 Berkshire Blvd.
Wyomissing, PA 19601
Contact: Patti Bower
Telephone: 610-378-0481 Ext. 3067

Boyertown Area Multi-Service, Inc.
200 West Spring Street
Boyertown, PA 19512
Contact: Virginia (Ginny) Cox
Telephone: 610-367-6957

Deaf & Hard of Hearing
2045 Centre Avenue
Reading, PA 19605
Contact: Lori Fisher
Telephone: 610-685-4520 Ext. 224

Kennedy Towers
300 S 4th Street
Reading, PA 19602
Contact: Maria Delgado
Telephone: 610-685-1283
mdelgado@centrohispano.org

La Casa de la Amistad
501 Washington Street, 2nd fl.
Reading, PA 19601
Contact: Jeannie Rubero
Telephone: 610-685-1284
 
Client Information
Age GroupSenior Citizens
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilitySeniors must be 60 or older by December 31st; Must be at or below 185% of the federal poverty income guidelines
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, Emergency on call 24/7
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Rochelle Wanner
Contact's Position Intake Supervisor
Contact's Phone 610-478-6500
Contact's Email rwanner@countyofberks.com
Physical Site Address 1 633 Court Street
Physical Site Address 2 Eighth Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Reading, PA 19601
Main Phone 610-478-6500
Service Location Email aging@countyofberks.com
Web Address www.berksaging.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Berks County Area Agency on Aging
Affiliated Program: Berks County Area Agency on Aging
This Service: Berks County Area Agency on Aging - Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Food Vouchers (BD-1800.2250)