Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution

MEALS ON WHEELS

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Home Delivered Meal Program provides seniors in Rensselaer County with nutritious meals Monday-Friday from 11:00 am-2:00 pm. This program provides seniors the opportunity to improve and-or maintain their nutrition, health status, and quality of life while remaining in their home.
LocationRensselaer
Geographical AreaRensselaer County
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Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall Roselyn Panza
518-270-2735
Intake RequirementsApplication by authorized provider, referral required.

The Home Delivered Meal Program can be accessed by placing a referral to the Department of the Aging. A referral can be made by an individual in need of services, a family member-friend or a community agency. Once a referral is made a general information intake form and a home assessment will need to be completed.
Additional RequirementsPhysician's statement, proof of age
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityRensselaer County residents age 60 and over who are homebound.
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsSuggested contribution per meal $2.50
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 11:00 am-2:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 1600 7th Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Troy, NY 12180
Main Phone 518-270-2730
Other Phone 518-270-2734 Service-Intake - Weatherization Program-Transportation
Fax 518-270-2737
Web Address www.rensco.com/departments_familyservices.asp
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: RENSSELAER COUNTY UNIFIED FAMILY SERVICES
Affiliated Program: MEALS ON WHEELS
This Service: Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Delivered Meals (BD-5000.3500)
Older Adults (YB-8000)