Elder Services distributes farmers market coupons


Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands Inc. will distribute farmers market coupons for low-income individuals (individuals who qualify for programs such as Food Stamps, MassHealth, fuel assistance), 60 years of age or older, residing in Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket Counties for the purchase of produce at local farmers markets.

These coupons are provided in conjunction with a federal grant from the Department of Agriculture. Coupon books worth $25 will be available beginning Monday, July 20, on a first-come, first-served basis. You do not have to be an Elder Services consumer to receive this benefit.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, coupons will be available for contactless pickup, by appointment only or by mail.

For questions, or to reserve your coupons, contact Elder Services, Monday through Friday, 11 am to 1 pm, at 508-693-4393.