Farmers’ Market Coupon Distribution Schedule

If you are interested in a coupon, please call one of the following numbers during the specified dates to sign up. The number of coupons is limited and not guaranteed.

Click here for a list of local Farmer’s Markets Dates & Locations

Belmont
Call Belmont Council on Aging between August 9th – August 13th
617-993-2977

Brookline
Call Springwell’s Nutrition Department between August 2nd  –  August 6th
617-972-5700 ext 1.
Please leave a message with your name and phone number.

Needham
Call Needham Council on Aging between August 2nd  – August 6th
781-455-7555

Newton
Call Newton Senior Center between August 2nd – August 6th
617-796-1672

Waltham
Call Waltham Council on Aging between August 2nd – August 6th
781-314-3499

Waltham
Clark Apts
Call Springwell’s Nutrition Department between August 2nd – August 6th
617-972-5700 ext 1.
Please leave a message with your name and phone number.

Waltham
Francis Cabot Lowell Mill Apts
If interested in a coupon, please come to the Jackson room to sign up at the following times:
Monday, August 2nd 10:30 – 12:30pm
Friday, August 6th 1:00 – 3:00pm

Watertown
Call between August 2nd – August 6th.
617-972-5700 ext 1.
Please leave a message with your name and phone number.

Wellesley
Call Wellesley Council on Aging between August 2nd – August 6th
781-235-3961

Weston
Call Weston Council on Aging between August 2nd – August 6th
781-786-6280

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, or Medicaid. Individuals must live in Belmont, Brookline, Newton, Needham, Wellesley, Weston, Waltham, or Watertown to receive coupons from Springwell. Individuals can only receive one set of coupons per season. Coupons are limited in number and are not guaranteed.

 

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