FARMERS’ MARKET VOUCHERS AVAILABLE FOR SENIOR CITIZENS


farmers marketThe Borough of Highlands Recreation Dept. will be registering participants for the 2014 Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program from Sept. 22nd – Sept. 26th. Eligible participants AGES 60 AND OVER will receive $20.00 in vouchers to be used at local Farmers’ Markets in our area. Income guidelines for this program are as follows:

Family Size of 1: $21,590 annually and Family Size of 2: $29,101 annually.

If you are eligible and would like to receive the vouchers please call the Recreation Dept. at 732-872-1224 ext. 232 to set up an intake appointment at the Borough Hall Trailer located at 42 Shore Dr.

You will need to bring a Driver’s License or photo ID and proof of income, such as Income Tax Return, Social Security Statement, Bank Statement showing Direct Deposit, SSI, Pension, etc.

You will also be required to sign a client eligibility and certification form. If you have any additional questions regarding this program, please call 732-872-1224 ext. 232.