Meals on Wheels helps people maintain a healthy lifestyle and remain living independently in their homes as long as possible! Volunteers deliver a hot meal at lunchtime, Monday through Friday, also providing a daily safety check and friendly interaction.
Over 37 Meals on Wheels programs serve individual neighborhoods in the Twin Cities Metro. To find out which program delivers in your area, enter your location in our Program Locator Map.
Each Meals on Wheels program operates individually. Metro Meals on Wheels provides a referral system for people interested in receiving meals, and can provide basic information on the cost of meals, who is eligible, and how to get a meal. To learn more, visit our FAQs page for receiving meals.
Metro Meals on Wheels partners with a variety of non-profits and provides referrals for services that help seniors and those in need of additional assistance. Visit our Resources to learn more.
Meals on Wheels was mentioned as one of the local programs feeling the effects of the federal budget sequestration in a recent story in the Star Tribune.