topics: Senior nutrition, Home Delivered Meals in Montgomery County, meals on wheels
Meals for Homebound Seniors
There are about eleven different programs that provide home delivered meals in Montgomery County. Each serves a specific geographic area.
For a senior to qualify, he or she must be 60 years of age or over. A spouse of any age can also qualify. You must be frail and probably unable to prepare meals or shop for groceries. You also must be unable to obtain meals from someone else such as a family member.
A disabled child of someone receiving meals in eligible.
The charge per meal varies from program to program. Some programs charge on a sliding scale, depending on the circumstances of the recipient.