PA Senior Food Box Program Improvements, Encourages Seniors to Take Advantage this Winter
January 6, 2022
Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding and Aging Secretary Robert Torres highlighted the Wolf Administration’s successful rebrand of the PA Senior Food Box Program in 2021, formally known as the Commodity Supplemental Food Program. Since taking steps to improve access to and awareness of the program, more than 7,100 new seniors have enrolled.
Key to the effort is a partnership between the Departments of Agriculture and Aging that has enabled the Department of Aging’s PACE pharmaceutical assistance program to conduct outreach to its enrollees who may also be eligible for the Senior Food B...