Virtual Booth

This Virtual Booth is your 1-Stop place for information provided from our exhibit booth at community events. Here are answers to people's frequently asked questions at the booth and additional links to even more resources.

New Clients

Apply Yourself or Refer Somebody

Eligibility:

  • Age 60 or above

  • Homebound - Due to health issues and/or dependent on others for transportation

  • Unable to prepare meals & nobody available to prepare meals

What Do Meals Look Like?

A Registered Dietitian determines the menu. The catered meals exceed one-third of the recommended dietary allowance for older adults.

Community Resources

For information on applying for a CalFresh EBT card to buy food at participating grocery stores and Farmers' Markets, fill out the Contact form.

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients may apply. 

Food can be purchased online with a CalFresh EBT card at Walmart and Amazon.

Meal Delivering

Sign Up on RSVP Call Back List

You'll Get:

  • Social Distancing delivering protocols

  • A Caravan (formerly Ride Along) on your first visit to the office

  • Set your own schedule of 1 day or more. A shift is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. - that's a minimum of 2 hours a week.

  • Substitute option to fit within your schedule

  • Training and ongoing support

Then:

  • After the Caravan say "Yes!" to get a Route assignment.

See video and more information About Volunteering for pre-Covid-19 delivery procedure.

Submit a Contact form to be placed on RSVP Call Back List. Calls will be made when the normal deliver schedule resumes and volunteer positions available.

West Contra Costa County Region

Which cities do you deliver to?

Deliveries are made to clients living in Crockett, El Cerrito, El Sobrante, Hercules, Kensington, North Richmond, Pinole, Point Richmond, Port Costa, Richmond, Rodeo, and San Pablo.

 

 

 

Requests to deliver near your specified city are accommodated to the best of our ability and based on client needs.

Qualifications to Volunteer

  • Age 18 or over

  • Possess Driver's License

  • Possess automobile insurance

Delivering Meals

What is the procedure?

These are the few straightforward steps to deliver meals to clients. Meals on Wheels delivering is the perfect opportunity for collegiates, persons looking to gain community service experience, or retirees looking for an activity. By delivering meals, you'll provide a human service to your West Contra Costa community while getting personal satisfaction of helping others.

Put on face mask & gloves.

Pick up your Route assignment.

Load meal containers
into your vehicle

Drive and deliver meals to clients using social distancing

Return containers to the office

Meals on Wheels

West Contra Costa Region

2301 Rumrill Boulevard

San Pablo, CA,  94806-2904

510·412·0166

9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Monday – Friday