Farmers’ Market Coupon Distribution Schedule

Once again for the summer of 2017, Springwell is able to distribute a limited number of local Farmers' Market Coupons to seniors and people with disabilities who qualify (criteria below) at our community dining sites according to the following schedule.

Belmont
Tuesday, July 18, 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Beech Street Center
266 Beech Street

Brookline
Friday, July 21st, 10:00 am- 11:30 am
Brookline Senior Center
93 Winchester Street

Needham
Wednesday, July 19, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Center at the Heights
300 Hillside Avenue

Newton
Thursday, July 27th, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newton Senior Center
345 Walnut Street

Waltham
Wednesday, July 12th, 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Clark Apartments Dining Room
48 Pine Street

Tuesday, August 1st, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Francis Cabot Lowell Mill Apts., Jackson Room
174 Moody Street

Watertown
Tuesday, July 11th, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Woodland Towers
55 Waverley Avenue

Wellesley
Thursday, July 27th, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Wellesley Senior Center
219 Washington Street

Weston
Monday, July 17th, 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Brook School Apartments, Building C
44 School Street


Eligibility criteria:

To receive coupons, individuals must be 60 years of age or older, or have a disability and live in elder housing where they receive Springwell nutrition services. Individuals must be eligible for Section 8, Housing Energy Assistance, Medicaid or Commodity Food Assistance. Coupons are limited. Individuals must live in Belmont, Brookline, Needham, Newton, Waltham, Watertown, Wellesley, or Weston to receive coupons. Individuals can only receive one set of coupons per season.

 

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: Program Manual, Fiscal Year 2017 Civil Rights, Page 3 http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form.

To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

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