Who Qualifies for This Service?
Eligibility for home delivered meal services are assessed by a County case worker.
Mecklenburg County residents, age 60+ who are unable to obtain food or prepare meals due to physical and/or cognitive impairments and they have no responsible person who is able and willing to perform this service.
Are unable to attend a congregate nutrition site because of physical or mental impairment
Spouse of an individual who is determined eligible for homebound service.
How to Apply
Individual interested in this service must call Just 1 Call at 704-432-1111. A medical provider, family member, caregiver, or a friend may call and make the referral for the potential client.
For short term meal service, individual must call 704-336-3144. Referrals can also be made by a medical provider, family member, caregiver or a friend.