Client Eligibility

Meal eligibility –In order to receive Home Delivered Meals, each recipient must:

  • Be 60 years or older
  • Be genuinely home-bound by reason of physical or emotional health
  • Be unable to prepare nutritious meals for themselves and have no one else living in the home who could do this for them
  • Live within reasonable proximity of a meal site
  • Be home to receive meals
  • Have a completed assessment for home-delivered meals

Priority is given to older persons with the greatest economic need, greatest social need, severe disabilities, limited English proficiency, dementia and/or related disorders with neurological and organic brain dysfunction, victims of abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and/or risk of institutional placement.