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Area Agency on Aging

Posted on: July 14, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Wayne Aging Office Provides Farm Market Vouchers to Seniors

An image of fresh fruits and vegetables promoting the Farmers Market Voucher Program.

Senior Farmers’ Market Vouchers for the purchase of Pennsylvania-grown fruits and vegetables. 

Each year, the PA Department of Agriculture provides vouchers that can be used at local farmers’ markets and farm stands. Each eligible recipient receives four $6 checks to redeem between now and November 30.

To be eligible, individuals must be a Wayne County resident, be 60 years or older by Dec. 31 and meet household income guidelines, which for 2022 are $25,143 for one person and $33,874 for two people.

Applications can be downloaded, completed -- including signature and date of birth, and sent to the Wayne County Area Agency on Aging, 323 Tenth Street, Honesdale 18431 or via email to Applications will be processed and vouchers will be mailed.

Seniors and caregivers may also call the Aging Office at 570-253-4262 to request an application be mailed.

To find a farmers’ market or farm stand with eligible farmers, go to For a market with a phone number, please contact the market for changes to operating hours and guidelines before visiting.

View the program rules.

Download the Application
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