Senior News

Veterans medals awarded — On Wednesday, July 17, at 1:15, Veteran Affair Commissioner, Linda Schwartz will visit the Milford Senior Center to award designated medals to veterans. Senator Gayle Slossberg also will be at the Center for this presentation. The Center’s Band, The Note Ables will perform.

Farmers market vouchers — Farmers Market vouchers will be available at the Milford Senior Center Tuesday, July 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 203-877-5131 for details. Vouchers are also available at The Department of Human Resources at 150 Gulf Street.

In order to become eligible for the vouchers, individuals must be Milford residents, have a monthly income of less than 185% of the poverty level, which is single persons $1,772; couples $2,392 and be over 60-years old or under 60 years of age, permanently disabled living in subsidized housing.

For more information, call the Department of Human Services at 203-783-4353 or email