Senior Farmer's Market

2016 Coupon Distribution Information

The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) allows low-income seniors in Central Ohio to obtain produce from local farmers.

Eligibility for the program

Applicants must be 60 years of age or older on the day they apply, a resident of a county in the local SFMNP area and have an annual income of 185% of poverty or less. Please see income guidelines:

1 person in household with income of $0 - $ 21,978

2 persons in household with income of $0 - $29,637

3 persons in household with income of $0 - $37,296 

4 persons in household with income of $0 - $44,955

5 persons in household with income of $0 - $52,614

6 persons in household with income of $0 - $60,273

The application is available below. However, please read the distribution information carefully.

Distribution information:

Do NOT mail in applications this year – Mailed applications will not be accepted. We will be holding distribution days in each county. Coupons will be distributed on a first come, first served basis, and applications will not be accepted before the distribution day.

Applicants can designate a person shopper (proxy) on their application. The proxy must come to the distribution with the application signed by the participant. The proxy must also bring identification. A person can be a proxy for a maximum of two individuals.

  • Franklin County: Tuesday, June 14 at 7:00am at LifeCare Alliance 670 Harmon Ave., Columbus, OH  43223 – Breakfast will be available the morning of the coupon distribution.
  • Fairfield County: Friday, June 17 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm at Older Adult Alternatives, 253 Boving Road in Lancaster.
  • Fayette County: Thursday, June 16 from 9:00 – 11:00am at Community Action Agency of Fayette County, 1400 US Route 22 NW in Washington Court House.
  • Madison County: Saturday, June 18 from 10:00am – 12:00pm at the Madison County Farmer’s Market, located in London at the corner of Lafayette St. (Route 42) and Keny Blvd. (next to Carter Lumber).
  • Licking County: Friday, June 17 from 9:00am-11:00am at Licking County Agency Program, 1058 E. Main St. in Newark
  • Pickaway County: Friday, June 17 from 9:00 – 11:00am at Community Action Agency of Pickaway County, 469 E. Ohio St. in Circleville.
  • *NEW* Union County: Wednesday, June 22 from 1:00pm-3:00pm at Senior Services Office, 18000 State Route 4, Suite D. in Marysville.

SFMNP Phone Numbers  614-437-2865 / 1-888-656-6831

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department.

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) allows low-income seniors in Central Ohio to obtain produce from local farmers.


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LifeCare Alliance gladly accepts donations of any size or quantity, and we offer plenty of volunteer programs for your employees to choose from!  

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