Office For The Aging Will Distribute Farmers’ Market Coupon Booklets To Seniors

OSWEGO – The Oswego County Office for the Aging will distribute Farmers’ Market Coupon Booklets in July.

The value of the booklets is $20.

All persons aged 60 and over whose gross income is at or below 185 percent of federal poverty guidelines ($1,679 monthly for a single person or $2,268 monthly for a married couple) are eligible to participate in the program.

Coupon booklets may be picked up July 11 and 12 at the Oswego County Office Complex Training Room, 70 Bunner St., Oswego, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., and weekdays thereafter at the Office for the Aging at 70 Bunner St.

Depending upon availability, the Office for the Aging staff is scheduled to distribute coupon booklets at Senior Nutrition sites between 10:30 a.m. and noon on the following dates:

July 14: Pontiac Terrace Apartments, Oswego
July 15: Fulton Municipal Building
July 18: Hannibal Town Hall
July 18: Parish Presbyterian Church
July 20: Phoenix    Congregational Church
July 20: Mexico Presbyterian Church (Wilcox Hall)
July 21: Sandy Creek United Methodist Church
July 21: Constantia, St. Bernadette’s Church

A limited number of coupon booklets are available.

Distribution will be on a first-come, first-served basis, with a limit of one booklet per household.

Those with questions may call the Office for the Aging at 349-3484 or 1-800-596-3200, ext. 3484, weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.