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Updates from Meals on Wheels

Get Your Second Helping for June Here

Second Helping is a bulletin distributed once a month by Meals on Wheels volunteers, as well as Senior Centers throughout Jefferson County. It briefly covers important topics, such as nutrition, health and safety, that support Meals on Wheels’ mission of helping seniors live healthier, more independent lives in their own homes — right where they want…
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Get Your Second Helping for May Here

Second Helping is a bulletin distributed once a month by Meals on Wheels volunteers, as well as Senior Centers throughout Jefferson County. It briefly covers important topics, such as nutrition, health and safety, that support Meals on Wheels’ mission of helping seniors live healthier, more independent lives in their own homes — right where they want…
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Get Your Second Helping for April Here

Second Helping is a bulletin distributed once a month by Meals on Wheels volunteers, as well as Senior Centers throughout Jefferson County. It briefly covers important topics, such as nutrition, health and safety, that support Meals on Wheels’ mission of helping seniors live healthier, more independent lives in their own homes — right where they want…
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Get Your Second Helping for March Here

Second Helping is a bulletin distributed once a month by Meals on Wheels volunteers, as well as Senior Centers throughout Jefferson County. It briefly covers important topics, such as nutrition, health and safety, that support Meals on Wheels’ mission of helping seniors live healthier, more independent lives in their own homes — right where they want…
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Meals on Wheels of Central Alabama Wins Subaru Grant

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, Subaru of America launched a competitive grant program last year, which was based on the idea of giving back to the American communities it serves. The company specifically selected Meals on Wheels as the beneficiary of its efforts. The “2018 Subaru 50 Cars for 50 Years Vehicle Donation Program” awarded…
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Get Your Second Helping for February Here

Second Helping is a bulletin distributed once a month by Meals on Wheels volunteers, as well as Senior Centers throughout Jefferson County. It briefly covers important topics, such as nutrition, health and safety, that support Meals on Wheels’ mission of helping seniors live healthier, more independent lives in their own homes — right where they want…
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Meals on Wheels Means Even More Than Meals to Area Seniors

United Way Meals on Wheels is a multi-dimensional service in that our dedicated volunteers don’t just drop off meals at clients’ doors, but also use the daily contact to check on each person’s safety and well-being. This can be particularly important during extreme weather conditions. Just this week, for example, with nighttime temperatures dipping into…
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What the Proposed Budget Cuts to Meals On Wheels Mean for Seniors

If the President’s budget cuts are enacted, the Senior Nutrition Program, a service provided through the United Way Area Agency on Aging of Jefferson County, would be at risk. This program provides more than 324,000 meals each year to vulnerable seniors in Jefferson County, and also includes the majority of meals supplied to United Way…
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