It’s no secret that Covid-19 has become a serious problem in more ways than one. One problem is that people panic buy supplies, leaving seniors stuck with whatever is left if there is anything left. To solve this problem, certain stores are offering “elderly hours”

Stores Offering "Elderly Hours" Amid Covid-19 Concerns

Stores Offering “Elderly Hours” Amid Covid-19 Concerns


This is a good thing because seniors are especially vulnerable to this virus. Also, if you go shopping, reusable bags have been temporarily banned, so stores will only offer paper or plastic bags. Here is a list of stores offering special hours:

  • Target- 8-9 AM on Wednesdays
  • Whole Foods Market- 9-10 AM every day
  • Walmart 7-8 AM Tuesdays from March 24 through April 28
  • Dollar General- 8-9 AM every day
  • Safeway- Tuesdays and Thursdays 7-9 AM
  • Stop & Stop- 6-7:30 AM every day
  • Market Basket-5:30-7 AM Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays
  • Hannafords- 6-7 AM Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays from March 24
  • Shaws- 7-9 AM Tuesday and Thursday