Food & Meal Services

Eating well every day can be difficult for older adults who live at home. Several types of programs can help.

Regular nourishment is a key part of good health, but it's not always easy, either practically or financially. Learn about the services available to seniors and others who can't provide meals for themselves.

Several types of programs are available in many areas:

  • Daily or weekly delivery of fully prepared meals
  • Delivery of vegetables and other groceries
  • Pantries and food banks
  • Food stamps and vouchers


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