The food provided is to supplement what seniors are able to purchase on their own or receive from other food assistance programs. The food boxes contain nutritious, nonperishable food items such as cereals, juices, canned fruits and vegetables as well as meats, grains, shelf stable or evaporated milk and also fresh cheese.
Qualifying seniors must be at least 60 years of age as well as fall within the income guidelines below:
For each additional household member, please add $5,434 annually ($453 monthly or $105 weekly).
Participation in the CSFP requires advance registration. Forms are available at the Ministry building. Participants are put on a waiting list.