2015 Senior Farmers Market Coupon Distribution Schedule

News from Aging, Posted on Thu, 07/02/2015 - 2:13pm

Cathy Mackay, director of the Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging/NY Connects, has announced that Cattaraugus County has been awarded 800 Senior Farmers Market coupon booklets, valued at $16,000. Each booklet contains five $4.00 coupons ($20.00 value), and can be used to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at participating Farmers Markets in Cattaraugus County.

To be eligible to receive a booklet of the Senior Farmers Market coupons, you must be over 60 years of age and have a single-person income of not more than $1,815 per month, or a two-person income of not more than $2,456 per month.

Only one coupon booklet is allowed per household. Proxies may not pick up or sign for coupon booklets. For older adults unable to come to the distribution site due to physical limitations, please call the Department of the Aging/NY Connects at 716-373-8032 or 800-462-2901.

The coupon distribution dates, times, and locations are as follows:

July 8

  • 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. – Aspen Tower, 350 Front Street, Olean
  • 11:00 to 11:30 a.m. – Aspen Manor, 500 East Spring Street, Olean

July 9

  • 11:45 to 12:45 p.m. – Cattaraugus Nutrition Site, Roberts Memorial Church, Cattaraugus
  • 1:00 to 1:30 p.m. – Cattaraugus Manor, 9 Mill Street, Cattaraugus

July 10

  • 11:30 to 12:15 p.m. – Hillview Manor, 28 Chestnut Street, Salamanca
  • 1:00 to 1:45 p.m. – Salamanca Senior Citizens’ Club, 20 Main Street, Salamanca

July 13

  • 1:30 to 2:15 p.m. – Seneca Court, 401 Alder Street, Olean
  • 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. – Total Senior Care, 519 North Union Street, Olean

July 14

  • 11:00 to 12:00 p.m. – Randolph Nutrition Site, 72 Main Street, Randolph
  • 12:45 to 1:30 p.m. – Carrollton Heights, 560 Main Street, Limestone
  • 1:45 to 2:30 p.m. – Allegany 60+ Club, 3790 Birch Run Road, Allegany

July 15

  • 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. – Little Valley Nutrition Site, Municipal Building, Little Valley
  • 2:00 to 2:30 p.m. – Brookside Apartments, 301 West Henley Street, Olean

July 16

  • 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. – Ellicottville Town Court Building, 28 Parkside Dr., Ellicottville
  • 11:00 to 11:45 a.m. – West Valley Nutrition Site, St. Paul’s Church, West Valley

July 17

  • 9:45 to 10:00 a.m. – Yorkshire Apartments, 12089 County Line Rd., Yorkshire
  • 10:15 to 11:30 a.m. – Delevan Nutrition Site, 78 South Main Street, Delevan
  • 11:45 to 12:30 p.m. – Franklinville Nutrition Site, Presbyterian Church, Franklinville

July 20

  • 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. – John Ash Community Center, 112 North Barry Street, Olean
  • 11:00 to 12:00 p.m. – Portville Nutrition Site, 14 Temple Street, Portville

July 21

  • 11:45 to 12:45 p.m. – Allegany Nutrition Site/Linwood, 3799 S. Nine Mile Rd., Allegany

July 22

  • 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. – Dayton Food Pantry, Masters Plan Ministries, 9586 Railroad St., Dayton
  • 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. – Gowanda Nutrition Site/Academy Place, 1 School St., Gowanda
  • 11:30 to 12:00 p.m. – South Dayton Nutrition Site, Free Methodist Church, S. Dayton

July 23

  • 9:00 to 9:30 a.m. – Spring Court Apartments, 102 West Spring Street, Olean
  • 10:00 to 10:30 a.m. – Cranberry Court Apartments, 3100 Cranberry Road, Olean

Further Distribution

Distribution of coupon booklets at the main Department of the Aging office will be made only after the above schedule has been exhausted and there are coupon books remaining.

If you have any questions regarding the Senior Farmers Market Coupon Program, or any other services that are available for our county’s older adults, please call the Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging at 716-373-8032 or 800-462-2901.

View a list of Farmers' Markets on the Cattaraugus County Ag website.

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