Better Health Through Better Food!
Farmers’ Market - City Center Danbury
When: Fridays at Kennedy Park from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm. Now through October
Where: Located at the corner of Kennedy Avenue and Main Street in Danbury
Accepts debit and credit cards and SNAP Benefits
Danbury Famers’ Market Community Collaborative, a 30-agency organization, strives to provide equitable access to fresh fruits and vegetables for all. They DOUBLE the value of up to $15 of Food Stamps (SNAP) so you can make your food dollars stretch. Food tastings, blood pressure checks, health and fitness activities will all be part of the market.
Health & Nutrition Program – seniors (62 years+) of any income level may attend a one hour presentation and receive Farmer’s Market gift certificates for $15. (while funding lasts). Call (203) 792-1711 for more information about dates and times of the Health Program.
Brookfield Farmers’ Market
When: Fridays from 3:00pm to 7:00 pm – starting July 11th
Where: Town Hall Parking Lot – 100 Pocono Road
Right in our own backyard you can explore the fresh produce
and help support our local vendors.
SNAP Application Appointments
Please call Brookfield Social Services if you want to discuss possible Food Stamp eligibility or you would like an appointment with the SNAP Outreach Worker to start an application.
Current monthly income guidelines: $1800 single person / $2425 for a couple and no asset limits.
Seniors (60 years+) are allowed a higher income limit if they have significant housing and medical expenses but they would also have an asset limit.