SNAP Emergency Allotments will end in February 2023

  As older adults who are enrolled in SNAP face reductions to their benefits, PDA and the aging network are letting their consumers know about other food and meal resources that are available. Due to a recent change in federal law, SNAP Emergency Allotments (EA) that have been issued as a second monthly payment to…


USDA and Social Security Administration Collaborate to Improve Nutrition Security through SNAP

Cross-enrollment improves customer service, eliminates administrative burdens, and gets more people the services they need The U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) and the Social Security Administration (SSA) today announced a strengthened partnership to help connect Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. USDA and SSA’s new joint…

Brecknock Elementary Thanks for Giving Parade

Brecknock Elementary Thanks for Giving Parade

Mrs. Snavely’s 3rd grade class at Brecknock Elementary in Mohnton selected Berks Encore and the Meals on Wheels program to spotlight at their upcoming Thanks for Giving Parade. Stephanie McMahon, Marketing Director for Berks Encore visited the students to share information about the important work Berks Encore is doing through the Meals on Wheels program….