WELCOME to Meals On Wheels in Erie, Pennsylvania where we have been delivering hot, nutritious meals to home-bound seniors for over 45 years!
HOME DELIVERED MEAL PROGRAM
Our moderately priced Private Pay meals are hot, nutritious and served by caring volunteers directly from the kitchen to your door. Our meals are designed for home bound seniors who are or could be suffering from a nutrition deficit caused by the inability to cook or shop for food. Click here for more information (on this page you can also read about other programs we deliver that are free to qualifying clients).
GROCERY SHOPPING & DELIVERY SERVICE
Our Grocery Shopping & Delivery service is for those who are home bound due to age or disability and cannot shop for food themselves. There is no minimum age for this service. Click here for more information.
NATIONAL: Our brand has been a trusted name throughout the world since the first meal on wheels was delivered over 70 years ago. It has since evolved into a worldwide service to seniors and others who are home bound and need a little extra help. There are now over 5,000 senior nutrition programs throughout the United States many of whom operate under the banner of Meals On Wheels.
LOCAL: Meals On Wheels Erie was founded in 1971 and serves over 100,000 meals annually. Can we serve you? Call 452-6930 to see if you qualify.
WHY GET MEALS ON WHEELS? Why get Meals On Wheels? According to the National Survey of Older Americans Act Program Participants conducted for the U.S. Administration on Aging:
- 85% say Meals On Wheels helps them eat healthier
- 87% say Meals On Wheels helps improve their health
- 91% say Meals On Wheels helps them feel more secure
- 93% say Meals On Wheels means they can continue to live in their own home
- 91% say Meals On Wheels service is rated good to excellent