The Bucks County Area Agency on Aging (BCAAA) has once again partnered with the state Department of Agriculture to help stock seniors’ pantries with fresh, locally grown produce.
Through the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP), eligible seniors can receive vouchers valued at $24 per eligible recipient. Vouchers are available through Sept. 30, or while supplies last, and can be used to purchase fruits and vegetables at participating farmers markets.
Eligible seniors reside in Bucks County, will be 60 or older by the end of the year and meet annual income requirements. Income includes wages, rental income, Social Security, child support payments, retirement plan distributions, and other forms of income.
The program’s 2022 household income eligibility is:
Applications and vouchers are available at participating senior centers throughout the county. Check with your local senior center for hours and availability:
Ben Wilson Senior Activity Center 580 Delmont Ave. Warminster, Pa. 18974 215-672-8380
Bensalem Senior Citizens Center 1850 Byberry Road Bensalem, Pa. 19020 215-638-7720
Bristol Borough Area Active Adult Center 301 Wood St. Bristol, Pa. 19007 215-788-9238
Bristol Township Senior Center 2501 Bath Road Bristol, Pa. 19007 215-785-6322
Central Bucks Activity Center 700 N. Shady Retreat Road Doylestown, Pa. 18901 215-348-0565
Eastern Upper Bucks Senior Center 8040 Route 611 Ottsville, Pa. 18942 610-847-8178
Falls Township Senior Center 282 Trenton Road Fairless Hills, Pa. 19030 215-547-6563
Middletown Senior Citizens Center 2142 Trenton Road Levittown, Pa. 19056 215-945-2920
Morrisville Senior ServiCenter 31 E. Cleveland Ave. Morrisville, Pa. 19067 215-295-0567
Neshaminy Senior Citizens Center 1842 Brownsville Road Trevose, Pa. 19053 215-355-6967
Northampton Township Senior Center (Applications Only) 165 Township Road Richboro, Pa. 18954 215-357-8199
Pennridge Community Center 146 E. Main Street Perkasie, Pa. 18944 215-453-7027 215-453-7028
Upper Bucks Activity Center 2183 Milford Square Pike Quakertown, Pa. 18951 215-536-3066
To learn more visit www.agriculture.pa.gov or contact BCAAA at 267-880-5700 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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