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Snohomish County now accepting applications for Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Snohomish County is accepting applications for the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program, which provides eligible low-income seniors with $40 worth of vouchers to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at participating farmers markets or farm stands.

From a May 5, 2021, Snohomish County press release.

Today, Snohomish County announced that it is accepting applications for the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program.

This program provides eligible low-income seniors with $40 worth of checks to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at participating farmers markets or farm stands.

Low income Snohomish County residents who meet the following qualifications can apply for vouchers:

Age Limits

  • Age 60+ for non-Native Americans
  • Age 55+ for Native Americans

Household Income Limits

  • Up to $1,986/ month for 1 person
  • Up to $2,686/month for 2 people
  • For larger households, add $700 per person

To learn more about the program, including eligibility requirements and how to submit an application, please visit: https://www.snohomishcountywa.gov/1002/Nutrition-Programs.

Priority deadline for applications is June 4, 2021. If funding remains after June 4th, applications will be reviewed and awarded to eligible applicants on a first-come, first-served basis.

Applications are available online in English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Korean, and Tagalog.  Google Translate is also available.  

Please call 425-388-7393 if you need assistance with the application process, would like to request an application be mailed to you, or if you have any questions about the program.

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