How To Get Groceries


Meals On Wheels Erie offers a Grocery Shopping & Delivery Service for home bound and disabled individuals. No age limit. For a small service fee plus the cost of your groceries, our volunteers will shop your grocery list and deliver right to your door. It is important to know where this service is available:

Giant Eagle LogoWe shop at all Giant Eagle Grocery Stores in Erie: Yorktown, Peninsula, Summit, Harborcreek, Girard, and Edinboro. Our service is not yet available in North East, Union City or Corry.

How Does It Work?

It’s easy! Just call our office at (814) 452-6930 or fill out the form below. Our Program Assistant will call you for additional information and will send you Client Guidelines (or you can download them here). Once you are registered, call us on Monday or Tuesday morning before noon to place your order over the phone. There is no limit to how many times you call in orders.

Once we assign a volunteer to you they will call to arrange a time to deliver on Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday before dark. Payment is due when groceries are delivered. We cannot lend credit or payment deferrals. We accept payment by check only. Our EBT clients will sign a debit voucher for food items – non food items and our service fee are paid by check. Sorry, our volunteers do not accept cash.

What Does It Cost?

It’s simple. You pay for the cost of your groceries plus a small service fee based on your grocery bill as follows – to help defray the expenses of this program:

  • Up to $59.99 = $5
  • Over $60 = $6
  • Over $70 = $7
  • Over $80 = $8
  • Over $90 = $9
  • Over $100 = $10 and so on


Click here to get our Client Guidelines. It contains certain weight and item restrictions and other information helpful to our volunteers as they shop for you.


To register for our Grocery Shopping & Delivery Service call us at
(814) 452-6930 or use this handy form and we will call you:

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