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Meals on Wheels, San Antonio, Texas

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Address: 4306 NW Loop 410
San Antonio, Texas  78229  
United States
Fax: 210-735-5659
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 1400
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Mission Statement


Our mission is to promote the dignity, self-worth, and independence of those in need, primarily seniors, through the provision of nutritious meals and companionship.

Description


Meals on Wheels is a program of Christian Senior Services, which started in 1977 as a joint venture of St. John's and Grace Lutheran Churches to provide home delivered meals to the elderly and an adult day care program. Meals on Wheels prepares and delivers over 600,000 meals annually to over 4,000 homebound elderly. Volunteers deliver just over 40% of the meals and help stretch goverment and private funding so more people may benefit from the service.

Meals on Wheels is a program of Christian Senior Services, which started in 1977 as a joint venture of St. John's and Grace Lutheran Churches to provide home delivered meals to the elderly and an adult day care program. Meals on Wheels prepares and delivers over 600,000 meals annually to over 4,000 homebound elderly. Volunteers deliver just over 40% of the meals and help stretch goverment and private funding so more people may benefit from the service.

Mission Statement: Our mission is to promote the dignity, self-worth, and independence of those in need, primarily seniors, through the provision of nutritious meals and companionship.

Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Food Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes