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List of Senior FarmShare Sites

Enrollment for the 2021 Senior FarmShare Program has now ended. Check back here in 2022!

Overview and Eligibility 

If you are interested in receiving a Senior FarmShare, please contact the closest distribution site for an application form. Shares will be distributed by lottery to applicants after enrollment closes on June 1st. Filling out an application does not guarantee that you will be a participant in the Senior FarmShare program.

Eligible seniors must be over the age of 60, and meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Receive SNAP benefits (food stamps), Medicaid, SSI, AFDC, welfare, or veterans aid;
  • Participate in The Food Bank’s Brown Bag Program;
  • Live alone and my income is below $25,760; or,
  • Live in a household where the total income is below $34,840 (only one share per household please).

Contact Zoey Sloate at 774-535-5129 for more details.

List of Sites 

Franklin County

Gill-Montague Senior Center, Turners Falls / Red Fire Farm
Application here.
Contact: Roberta Potter at 413-863-9357.

Greenfield Farmers’ Market / Lyonsville Farm
Application here.
Contact Zoey Sloate at 774-535-5129.

Highland Village, Shelburne / Hart Farm
Application here.
Contact: The Shelburne Falls Senior Center at 413-625-2502.

Orange Council on Aging, Orange / Quabbin Harvest Community Coop
Application here.
Contact Tracy Gaudet at (978) 544-3481.

Shelburne Falls Senior Center / Atherton Farm
Application here. 
Contact: The Shelburne Falls Senior Center at 413-625-2502.

Hampden County

Chicopee Council on Aging / Red Fire Farm
Application here.
Contact Diane Gay at 413-534-3698.

Gardening The Community, Springfield
Application here.
Contact Brandon Robinson at Gardening The Community, 413-693-5340.

Holyoke Council on Aging / Crimson and Clover Farm
Application here.
Contact Tricia Zoly at 413-322-5625.

Palmer Council on Aging / D&R Farm
Application here.
Contact Marlene Johnson at 413-283-2670.

Riverview Senior Center, Springfield / Stone Soup Farm
Application here.
Contact Doris Feliciano at 413-474-1350.

Urban League of Springfield / Stone Soup Farm
Application here.
Contact Sulamita Pertaia at 413-739-7211, ext. 112.

West Springfield Council on Aging / Granny’s Place
Application here.
Contact Kristen Buoniconti at (413)-495-1802.

Hampshire County

Chesterfield Senior Center / Intervale Farm
Application here.
Contact: Jan Gibeau at 413- 296-4007.

Huntington Council on Aging / Intervale Farm
Application here.
Contact: Kat Peterson at (413) 512-5205.

South Hadley Senior Center / Dave’s Natural Garden
Application here.
Contact: Ann Andras at (413) 538-5042 ext. 6206

Worcester County

Athol Council on Aging / Quabbin Harvest Community Coop
Application here.
Contact Cathy Savoy at 978-249-8986.

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