Farm to OFA is coming back this summer!

Farm to OFA is coming back this summer!

Montgomery County Office for Aging, Inc. is continuing a program to help you better access local, fresh fruits and vegetables. Sign-up ahead of time to pre-order $8 worth of produce from Gray’s Garden and Greenhouse, out of St. Johnsville. Once signed up, an OFA staff...
Container Gardens: Grow Your Own Herbs!

Container Gardens: Grow Your Own Herbs!

Are you age 60 or older? Are you a resident of Herkimer, Fulton or Montgomery County? Contact Amanda Curtin, with SNAP-Ed NY Email: acurtin@officeforaging.com Phone: 518-843-2300 You will receive all the necessary equipment to start a small windowsill herb garden,...

Farmers Market Coupons ARE IN!

Any senior 60 years of age and older who meets income eligibility criteria can receive these coupons to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables from local authorized farmers markets. Monthly income needs to be at or below: $1968 per month for a one-person household $2658...

Better Nutrition for Senior Citizens

Proper nutrition is extremely important for senior citizens, as many are undernourished and consume far too few calories. Dietician Elisa Zied offers advice on diet options for senior citizens. Healthy Nutrition For Seniors Are you getting the proper nutrition through...