Meals on Wheels Advocacy

*Please see the 6 Call to Action bullet points below. *While the intended audience of this Call to Action is Meals on Wheels Providers and programs, ANYONE who cares about senior meals can follow these guidelines and advocate. WASHINGTON UPDATE Everything You Need to Know About What’s Going On Budget Response Toolkit Following the release … Continue reading

Senior Meal Delivery Services Solve Family Caretaker Problems

Senior meal delivery is provided to senior citizens or to those who are beyond the age of sixty-five. The term senior citizen is usually applied to retired people or couples that are self-sufficient and are in good health. The term is also often applied in finding family caregiver support and assistance and utilized in most … Continue reading

CBP: Few Eligible California Seniors Receive Federal Food Assistance

One in seven Americans had trouble affording enough food in 2013, according to federal data released earlier this year. Among seniors 65 and older, 8.7 percent were food insecure nationwide. Yet, seniors are less likely than other demographic groups to participate in the federally funded Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). In this post, we examine … Continue reading

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