Seniors have the opportunity to enjoy affordable, nutritious lunches or dinners at specified local restaurants. Coupons for this program can be obtained at the Township Senior Lunch Program on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00-11:00 AM for a suggested donation of $3.50.
This program, sponsored by the Illinois Department on Aging, is designed to assist limited income individuals in managing their finances with the help of a trained volunteer. Services include bill sorting, budgeting, and check writing for payment.
Farmers Market coupons are now available from 8 a.m. until noon. This state funded program provides fresh fruits and vegetables to seniors age sixty and older with a gross monthly income less than $1,814.54 for a single household or $2,455.88 for a couple. One seven coupon booklet will be available per person per year, and offered daily to the first fifty people throughout the summer on a first come, first served basis while supplies last. These coupons are valid through October 31. For more information please call 383-8060.