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Overview

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities, Nutrition Program will pilot the new Shop'N Eat program (Subsidizing Healthy-food Options Plus Nutrition Education and Training). This is a new pilot program to educate and provide opportunities for Anne Arundel County's older adults to develop healthy eating habits through the use of subsidized grocery cash cards. 

Who is eligible?

Seniors who live in Anne Arundel County and are at least 60 years of age can purchase a Shop ‘n Eat Cash Card for use at any Giant Food location. 

Participants must show proof of Anne Arundel county residency, complete the required application and participate in the nutrition education to be eligible. Participants may pay by cash, check or money order only. 

Rules & Guidelines

1. 60 years old or older
2. Maximum purchase amount will be $60.00 ($30.00 cost to participant)
3. Must be present at 10:00 a.m. to participate
4. New participants must stay after distribution for the nutrition education that is mandatory
5. Participants can only purchase at one senior center per month
6. Limited quantities are available, if more than 30 participants are interested at any one center a random lottery system will be instituted 
7. All locations will begin promptly at 10:00 a.m. until gone which ever comes first 

Distribution Days

Shop 'N Eat Distribution Days

Contact

Nicole Becerra
(410) 222-0282