Diakon Community Services for Seniors - Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Diakon Community Services for Seniors


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Data Provided By
United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley
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.
LocationSchuylkill
Geographical AreaSchuylkill
Intake ProcedureTelephone, walk-in
Helpful TipsBeginning June 5, 2018
Senior Community Centers
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:00am to 1:00pm

Pottsville Senior Community Center
201 N Centre St, Pottsville, PA
570-628-3513

Schuylkill Haven Senior Community Center
340 Haven St, Schuylkill Haven, PA
570-385-5611

Mahanoy Senior Community Center
138 W Centre St, Mahanoy City, PA
570-773-0738

Tremont Senior Community Center
139 Clay St, Tremont, PA
570-695-3500

Shenandoah Senior Community Center
116 N Main St, Shenandoah, PA
570-462-1965

Community Distributions
Tamaqua Salvation Army
105 W Broad St, Tamaqua, PA
June 11, 9:00am to 1:00pm

Mcadoo Fire Companty
Grant and Hancock Sts, Mcadoo, PA
June 18, 9:00am to 1:00pm


people unable to attend the distribution may have someone else pick up their voucher, but must provide a signed proxy form at the time of distribution. Proxy forma are available at all senior community centers or may be requested through email.
 
Client Information
Age GroupSenior Citizens
EligibilitySeniors must be 60 or older by December 31st; Income guidelines for eligibility are $22,459 for a single person household and $30,451 for a two-person household
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
 
Contact Information
Unable to plot address.
Contact's Phone 570-624-3016
Physical Site Address 1 varies
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pottsville, PA 17901
Main Phone 570-624-3016
Web Address www.diakon.org/community-services-for-seniors
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries
Affiliated Program: Diakon Community Services for Seniors
This Service: Diakon Community Services for Seniors - Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Food Vouchers (BD-1800.2250)