Office for the Aging
Human Service Center
80 State Highway 310
Canton, New York 13617
St. Lawrence County Office for the Aging
The 2018 Farmers Market Distribution is now open! Eligible recipients may stop by our office to pick up their booklets or come see us at the Senior Picnic on July 13th at the Gouverneur Community Center.
Farmers' Market Program
The Farmers Market Coupon Program is a program sponsored jointly by the New York State Office for the Aging, the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets, the New York State Department of Health, and Cornell Cooperative Extension. One must be 60 years of age or older and meet income guidelines.
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The program begins in July, and runs through October 31st. The program is designed:
To provide resources for low income seniors who are at nutritional risk in the form of coupons for purchase of fresh fruits and vegetables at approved Farmers Markets.
To expand the awareness and use of Farmers Markets by this nutritionally at-risk population, and to further encourage and support healthy and nutritious food choices.
The Official Web Site for St. Lawrence County Government
County Courthouse, 48 Court Street • Canton, New York 13617 - 1169