SCCFatherhood Provider Directory

Provider: Meals On Wheels

The Santa Clara County Meals On Wheels Program delivers 7 breakfasts and 7 frozen meals which may be used for lunch or dinner once a week to homebound seniors unable to cook or shop for themselves. The delivery includes 1/2 gallon low fat milk, a loaf of bread and assorted grocery items. One delivery meets 2/3 of the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) for an adult for a week. Meals may be heated in a microwave or conventional oven. A suggested donation of $1.80 per day is encouraged. Deliveries are available throughout Santa Clara County. These meals are made available through a partnership between Santa Clara County Social Services Agency and the Council on Aging Silicon Valley (COA). Participant donations contribute to a portion of the cost of the meal. The Senior Nutrition Program offers two home delivered meal options: The Santa Clara County Meals On Wheels Program provides meal service to homebound seniors 60 years of age and older who are unable to provide meals for themselves or have difficulty obtaining food because of illness, frailty, or disability. Eligible seniors receive a weekly delivery of 7 breakfasts and 7 frozen lunch/dinner entrées supplemented by fresh fruit, juice, milk, bread, and other grocery items. Meals on Wheels participants receive nutritious meals equivalent to 2/3 of the Recommended Daily Requirement for older adults. The Yu Ai Kai's neighborhood Meals On Wheels program provides hot meals to eligible seniors in the Japantown and Berryessa Area.

Eligibility Criteria: *60 years of age or older *Living in Santa Clara County *Homebound (unable to purchase food and/or cook food on a consistent basis and doesnâ??t have someone else able to do so)
Services: Food
Address: 333 W. Julian St (4th floor)
San Jose, CA 95110
Office Phone: 1-408-975-4860
Direct Phone: 1-408-350-3246
Fax: 1-408-975-4830
Email:
Website http://https://www.sccgov.org/sites/ssa/daas/snp/Pages/mowform.aspx