Meals on Wheels by ACC serves seniors 60 years of age or better throughout the local area. Meals on Wheels helps keep seniors in their homes and communities by providing nutritious meals, safety net services, social contact, community resource information and much more. On average over 2,000 seniors participate in our programs in each weekday.
- Menus are developed by a Registered Dietitian for healthy nutrition.
- Home delivered meals to homebound seniors in Sacramento and west Placer Counties.
- Community locations where seniors can join together and dine with others.
- Socialization and safety net services.
- Nutrition education and senior resource information.
Eligible seniors who are homebound and need assistance may receive hot or frozen home delivered meals. Hot meals are delivered daily, Monday through Friday, while frozen meal packages are delivered weekly to senior who are able to heat meals in the microwave or oven. Seniors receiving home-delivered meals need to be 60 years old or better, live in Sacramento and west Placer Counties and meet eligibility requirements that are determined through a home visit and assessment.For more information, please see our page on Home-Delivered Meals
All Seasons Cafés
Seniors who want to get out can enjoy hot noontime meals at 21 All Seasons Café sites throughout Sacramento County. At the cafés, seniors can meet over lunch and participate in café activities, such as card games or bingo. The only eligibility criterion for café meals is that participants be 60 years of age or better. For more information, please see our page on Congregate Meal Sites.