This flagship program provides nutritious Home-delivered Meals for those in need in our community. All Home-delivered Meals are approved by a registered dietitian and pureed meals are also available for individuals who have special needs. Eligibility requirements vary. Please call 941-747-4655 for more information.
Eligibility requirements vary based on the needs of each individual. The best way to determine your possible eligibility is to call 941-747-4655 or complete the registration form using the button below. Nutritious Home-delivered Meals may be available for those who meet one or more of the following criteria:
- Live in Manatee County, Florida
- 60+ years of age
- Referred by the Department of Children and Families and between 18 and 59 years of age
- Have difficulty preparing meals or shopping for yourself
- Have been recently discharged from the hospital
Funding for meals may be available. Call (941) 747-4655 for more information, to determine possible eligibility, and to register for assistance.
Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee has the highest standards for program safety, program quality and program efficiency.
For more information about Home-delivered Meals, call us at (941) 747-4655 or visit our Frequently Asked Questions»
Convenient Cuisine is a meal-delivery service available for just $7.00 a meal and is available to any person living in Manatee County.
Perfect for busy families or seniors looking for convenient meal options, this service makes meal planning a breeze! Our delicious and nutritious meals are just $7.00 each and are delivered to your home by one of our trained volunteers.
Clients on the Convenient Cuisine program also have the option to receive free, fresh produce through our Produce on Wheels Program as well as pet food for their furry companions.
This is a flexible program. We will work with you to identify a delivery schedule that meets your needs. Call 941-747-4655 for more information and to register.
Specialized Medical Equipment, Services and Supplies
Service provides for the accomplishment of specific home management duties by a trained homemaker.
Relieve temporary relief for the primary caregiver of the stress and demands associated with the daily care of the functionally impaired elderly person.
*Additional services may be available.
Meal Sponsorship for Home-Delivered Meals
Nothing says caring like food, especially to a homebound senior. Our dedicated volunteers deliver nutritious meals to seniors and disabled residents in Manatee County every day. Unfortunately, many seniors need additional resources to fund meals for the entire week. Please consider sponsoring meals for neighboring seniors in need of food. DONATE»
$50 will feed a senior for an entire week
$200 will feed a senior for a full month
$1,200 will feed a senior for six months
$2,500 will feed a senior for one full year
Our Home-delivered Meals are delicious and nutritious! All meals are 1/3 of the recommended daily allowance for a 72 year-old and are served with 8 oz of 1% low-fat milk and one slice of whole wheat bread. Pureed meals available. MENU»