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Meals on Wheels

 

Overview

Meals for Homebound Seniors

Meals on Wheels nutritious midday meals are delivered to frail and isolated older adults Monday through Friday. Eligible individuals may also receive weekend meals, which are delivered Thursday and Friday. Special diets (cut meat, mechanical soft, pureed, no nut, no pork and no seafood) are available. All meals are low-sodium, low-calorie and low-fat.

Each Meals on Wheels applicant is evaluated for program eligibility and additional services needed to assist in living as independently as possible.

  • For new meal service call 385.468.3200
  • For assistance, existing clients call 385.468.3220

Donate to Meals on Wheels online or send your contributions to:

Meals on Wheels
2001 S. State Street, STE S1-600
PO Box 144575
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4575

Your tax deductible donation helps ensure the ongoing success of the Meals on Wheels program.

PetsPlus Food Drive

dog and cat

The PetsPlus Meals on Wheels Food Drive will be through December 2019 at the County Government Center (2001 S.
State Street).

Please donate new, unopened bags of dry dog and cat food to benefit Meals on Wheels recipients in need who have pets.

Eligibility

To be eligible to receive meals you must be:

  • 60 years of age or older
  • Homebound
  • A resident of Salt Lake County
  • Unable to prepare your own meals
  • Without family or other resources to help with meal preparation

To seek service for you or a loved one, call 385.468.3200.

Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunities

Meals on Wheels provides a daily mid-day meal for homebound older adults in Salt Lake County. Volunteers provide key support for our clients through friendly connection and a warm meal.

Volunteers provide services in the following ways:

  • Delivering meals during a 1-2 hour route at least 2x a month. Timeframe: 10 am-2 pm
  • Create a team with your co-workers and take turns donating lunch breaks to deliver a 1-hour route in the neighborhood around the company. Timeframe: 10 am-2 pm

Volunteer Requirements:

  • Provide proof of and maintain proof of current driver’s license and insurance policy.
  • Pass a standard volunteer background check.
  • Comfort using smartphones for access to route information.
  • Complete a 1 hour online orientation.
  • 1-Year commitment requested.

Contact

Volunteer Coordinator: Shauna Brock
Telephone: (385) 468-3196
Email:

skbrock@slco.org

Address: Salt Lake County Aging and Adult Services
Nutrition Program
2001 South State Street S3-300
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4575
Volunteer Coordinator: Warren Miterko
Telephone: (385) 468-3314
Email:

wmiterko@slco.org

Address: Salt Lake County Aging and Adult Services
Nutrition Program
2001 South State Street S3-300
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4575

Contact

Contact Information

Telephone: 385.468.3200
 Email: slcoagingservices@slco.org 
Address: Salt Lake County Aging & Adult Services
Nutrition Program
2001 South State Street S3-300
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4575