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The Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) provides fresh produce to seniors enrolled in the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP). From July-September, participants receive a bundle of produce that includes both fruits and vegetables at their CSFP appointment. The program supports New Hampshire farmers and all produce is locally grown. Seniors receive nutrition education, information about storing and cooking their produce, and information on local farmer’s markets.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Ages Served: 60+
  • Income Guidelines: Seniors must be enrolled in the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)
  • Geographic Area: Belknap, Coos, Grafton, and Merrimack Counties Program Cost: None
  • Other Requirements: Seniors must meet the income, residency, and age requirements of CSFP

Fast Facts

  • If a senior is eligible for the CSFP, they are eligible for the SFMNP
  • SFMNP produce bundles are provided in addition to the foods CSFP participants receive
  • Seniors receive bundles with a minimum of five different fresh produce items
  • Storage, cooking, and nutrition information is provided along with the fresh fruits and vegetables
  • SFMNP is focused on improving the dietary health of local seniors
  • SFMNP helps support New Hampshire farmers

Location

Warehouse location: 2 Industrial Park Drive, Concord, NH 03301
80 convenient locations throughout Belknap, Coos, Grafton and Merrimack Counties

Contact

Please contact CSFP at 1 800 878-2050 to set up an appointment or for more information.

 

Nondiscrimination Statement

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: 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. E-mail: program.intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

 

Please visit the below link for all the latest program updates:

https://sites.google.com/a/bm-capes.org/elder-services/home