Meals On Wheels

 

Meals On Wheels



Purpose: 

To provide a hot, nutritious meal Monday – Friday to Homebound senior (60+) citizens that are unable to independently participate in the dining room setting.

Eligibility:

Homebound senior citizens 60 years of age or older & spouse, regardless of age.

Determining Homebound Status:

Senior citizens (60+) who are unable to independently leave their home.  Also, those seniors recently released from the hospital and or nursing home.  Please note that lack of transportation does not make a senior homebound.

 Volunteer

Volunteer Drivers Needed:

Our program is one of the few in the Country that still operates on a volunteer delivery staff.  If you can spare 2 hours one day a week and if you enjoy interacting with others as well as giving back to your community, then we invite you to be part of our service.

 Meals are prepared by the senior center’s kitchen staff.
 Drivers report to the Center to pick up food items at 10:30 a.m.
 Drivers will use their own vehicle.
 Mileage reimbursement is available.
 Each route may have up to 14 meals for delivery.

Location:

The Alamo Senior center is located at 2201 Puerto Rico Avenue.

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