Client Eligibility

Eligibility

Meals on Wheels clients must be 60 years of age or older, homebound and unable to purchase or prepare regular nutritious meals for themselves, and have no one else available to do so.

West County Includes:

Crockett, El Cerrito, El Sobrante, Hercules, Kensington, North Richmond, Pinole, Point Richmond,

Port Costa, Richmond, Rodeo, San Pablo

Call the San Pablo Office to apply as a client or refer somebody:

510·412·0166

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

Monday – Friday

Meals

Meals are delivered by volunteers five days per week before 1 p.m., and frozen meals are available for weekends. Each meal exceeds one-third of the recommended dietary allowance for older adults, and is individually packaged hot or cold, depending on the menu item. Weekly deliveries of seven frozen meals may be offered as an alternative when space is unavailable on hot meal routes.

Cost

NOTE:  The program costs are $7.71 per meal. We are a non-profit organization and our program continues to exist to provide nutritious meals for our clients. We understand that not everyone has the ability to pay, but ANY contributing amount will be helpful to keep our program running.

  

No senior will be denied a meal for inability to contribute.