Senior Farmers Market Voucher Program

2020 Senior Farmers Market Voucher Program

Available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Limited amount available. | Vouchers cannot be reserved.

To Qualify:

  • You must meet the household income, which is 185% of the federal poverty level or less (see right).
  • You must be 60 years of age or older (55 if Native American). Only one senior per household is eligible.
  • A resident of Brown County.You may be asked to show proof of residence, age, and income.

Household Size  |  Monthly Income  |  Annual Income

1  |  $1,968  |  $23,606

2  |  $2,658  |  $31,894

3  |  $3,349  |  $40,182

4  |  $4,040  |  $48,470

5  |  $4,730  |  $56,758

6  |  $5,421  |  $65,046

7  |  $6,112  |  $73,334

For each additional household member, add $691 monthly, $8,288 annually.

 

Locations to pick-up Senior Farmers Market Vouchers

Looking to save some time?
Click the link below to fill out the application online.
Print. Sign. Bring with you to one of the locations below.

Tuesday, June 30th

1 – 3 p.m.
ADRC
(Main Entrance)
300 S Adams St

Thursday, July 9th

2 – 4 p.m.
ADRC
(Main Entrance)
300 S Adams St

Monday, July 13th

2 – 4 p.m.
ADRC
(Main Entrance)
300 S Adams St

Tuesday, July 14th

1 – 3 p.m.
ADRC
(Main Entrance)
300 S Adams St

Farmers Market Locations

NOTE: There are special guidelines in place for Farmers Markets this year due to COVID19.

Downtown Green Bay is asking you to maintain the following practices to ensure a safe space for all shoppers:
•    Minimize the number of people you bring with you.
•    Do not bring children with you if childcare is available.
•    Maintain at least six feet of distance from others.
•    Do not bring reusable bags from home. 
•    Wear a cloth face covering.
•    Use hand sanitizer or hand-washing stations frequently.
•    Stay home if you are sick.

Until further notice, there will be no live music, food court vendors, or event-related activities.

Please click below to learn more about how the markets are setup this year, practices to follow, and location changes.

Wednesdays until September 30, 2020  |  4 – 7pm

Saturdays until October 31, 2020  |  7 – 12 pm

Important Notes:

  • Vouchers will be distributed until they are gone. See the list above for drive-up locations. 
  • Staff and volunteers assisting at these locations will be observing proper CDC guidelines (face masks, gloves, etc.) to ensure everyone’s safety.
  • We are making efforts to reach several municipalities within Brown County for distribution. We’ll update our website and other social media outlets as these are scheduled.
  • We will have limited staff and volunteers on hand to assist with distribution, please come prepared by double checking your qualifications.
  • Please have your ID ready as staff and volunteers may be asking to see it.
  • Registration forms will be available for completion at each pick up location. You can also find the forms in advance by clicking here: https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/library/F-40103.htm.
  • A proxy may pick-up the vouchers on your behalf provided that you have written down the required information as well as a signed and dated proxy letter. See Proxy Message required info on the right.
  • No walk-in traffic is permitted and the vouchers are not available for pick up at ADRC outside of the scheduled times as listed above.
  • If the drive-up option is not available to you and you do not have access for a proxy pick-up, please contact ADRC (920) 448-4300.

 

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Picking vouchers up for someone else?

You need to pick-up in person, or send a written proxy with a family member, friend, or neighbor.

Written Proxy Message must include:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Date of birth
  • Race
  • Ethnicity
  • Primary language spoken
  • County of residence

The proxy must include this message:

“I have designated (insert their name) to be my authorized representation.”

The proxy must be signed and dated by the person that will be utilizing the vouchers.

 We cannot release the vouchers without all of the above information.

Disabilities

Employment Guide for Persons with Disabilities

Outlines employment options including information on job assistance for older adults, veterans, and adults with disabilities. Examples are Social Security Administration Work Incentive programs, how to find funding, assistive technology, and legal issues and advocacy.

Information and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities

List of organizations that assist persons with disabilities and their families, i.e.: finding services, assistive technology, and support groups in addition to providing education and advocacy on disability related issues and so much more.

Loan Closets for Assistive Devices

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List of sources for borrowing, renting or purchasing assistive devices for the bathroom, bedroom, walkers, canes, wheelchairs, etc.

Used Medical Equipment Listing

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Programs for Individuals with Disabilities

List of organizations that serve persons with disabilities with programs to help them stay active and learn new skills.

Respite Options for People with Special Needs

Explains what respite is, why it’s important, available respite options and where to get assistance to sort through those options.

ASPIRO

aspiroinc.org. 920-498-2599, 1673 Dousman Str., Green Bay, WI Agency serving individuals with disabilities.  Services such as early intervention, employment, and day services, and more.

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Curative Connections

curativeconnections.org. 920-468-1161, 2900 Curry Ln, Green Bay, WI  A wide variety of services for older adults and adults with disabilities.  Dementia, adult day services, training and employment, rehabilitation, transportation and more.

Options for Independent Living

Optionsil.org. 920-590-0500, 555 Country Club Road, Green Bay, WI Disability showcase model home and office.  Get hands on experience with assistive technology and adaptive equipment.  Provides advocacy, peer support, information, and referral.

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