Signing up for meals is easy! Enroll online today or call us at 612.623.3363 to start meal delivery service. Our friendly staff will be happy to help you if you have additional questions.
What Meals on Wheels offers is simple, yet extremely important: well-rounded meals delivered to your home along with a visit from a friendly volunteer. When you sign up for Meals on Wheels, you’ll get the healthy foods you want with convenient delivery and menu options that allow you to live independently in your own home. See a sample menu.
FAQs for Clients and Caregivers
Whether you want the convenience of healthy and ready-to-eat meals delivered to your home, or are unable to prepare nutritious meals for yourself, you can receive meals from Meals on Wheels! Meals are available both on a long-term basis and temporarily if you are recovering from surgery or illness.
All meals are prepared fresh without preservatives and made locally. Each meal features healthy portions including an entrée, vegetable, bread or grain, fruit or dessert and a beverage. Here's a sample menu.
Meals on Wheels provides excellent value for what you receive – a freshly prepared, ready-to-eat meal delivered right to your door. While we ask for a modest contribution toward your meals, the price is based on need. Meals may be authorized as part of Minnesota's home- and community-based services Medicaid waiver program, and other subsidy programs can also help cover the cost of meal delivery service. If you have questions about funding options for your clients, call us at 612.623.3363.
In addition to regular hot meal deliver Monday through Friday between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., we also offer weekly frozen meal delivery if it’s more convenient for you. If you’d like meals for weekends or holidays, additional frozen meals can be delivered during the week.
Meals on Wheels happily offers low-sugar, low-sodium meal options, as well as vegetarian options. Simply specify your dietary needs when you sign up for meals.
Kosher, Somali/Halal meals and other culturally specific meal options are available in many areas. You can specify cultural meal preferences when you sign up for meals online or when you call us at 612-623-3363.
“The volunteers ask, ‘How are you doing? Is there anything we can do for you?’ That’s reassuring. They check on you to see if you are okay. I think it’s one of the best things that’s ever happened to me.”
- Ellen, Meals on Wheels client, Wayzata