STEVENS POINT — The Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program offers eligible people one set of vouchers to buy locally grown fresh produce (fruits, vegetables and herbs) at approved local farmers markets or road stands.

The 2019 vouchers are valid June 1 – Oct. 31 and are available on a first-come basis. Applicants must verify Portage County residency by providing a piece of current mail at the time of application. People ages 60 or older and Native Americans ages 55 or older, with household incomes at or below the following may be eligible.

Family Size                 Monthly Income                     Annual Income

1                                     $1,926                                       $23,107

2                                     $2,607                                       $31,284


Distribution is scheduled for the following dates and times:

Monday, June 3                     9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.                           Lincoln Center, Stevens Point

Monday, June 3                     2:30 p.m.  – 3:30 p.m.                           Lincoln Center, Stevens Point

Monday, June 17                   10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.                         Lincoln Center, Stevens Point

Friday, June 28                      10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.                         Lincoln Center, Stevens Point


For communities outside of Stevens Point:

Monday, June 3                     11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.                          Jensen Center, Amherst

Tuesday, June 4                     11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.                        Park Lodge, Junction City

Thursday, June 6                   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.                          Municipal Building, Plover

Thursday, June 11                 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.                          Village Hall, Rosholt

Wednesday, June 12             11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.                        Sunset Manor, Almond


If you have any questions about the program, contact the Aging & Disability Resource Center at 715-346-1401 or 866-920-2525.