Food Assistance

Provided here are a few links and information regarding food assistance. If you need help, please consult these resources or phone Human Services at 717-242-5452.

Provider Phone Number
New Shelter Services
13 Depot Street
Lewistown, PA 17044
717-248-0102

Farmers Market Nutrition Program

The Mifflin-Juniata Area Agency on Aging, Inc., in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, is again offering the Farmers Market Nutrition Program to older adults.

Vouchers can be used for the purchase of fresh fruits and vegetables (grown in Pennsylvania!) at participating markets.

Voucher distribution will be on Thursday, June 15, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at several locations.

Download the FARMERS MARKET NUTRITION PROGRAM FLYER to check out the details and to see if you’re eligible.


Food Distribution Calendars

Download a food calendar below to see the times and places for food distribution in Juniata and Mifflin Counties. Some places must adhere to income limits, while several churches offer free lunches, regardless of income.