Meals on Wheels
Meals on Wheels of San Antonio prepares and delivers hot, nutritious meals each weekday to homebound seniors living in Bexar County.With a registered dietitian on staff, our meals are often the primary source of nutrition received by our clients.
Every weekday in Bexar County Meals on Wheels prepares and delivers more than a meal to 3,800 homebound seniors.
MOW helps to prevent hunger among our elderly neighbors and improves their ability to remain healthy and independent in their own homes.
Plus, daily interaction with volunteers and staff drivers helps to combat loneliness, and provides a valuable safety check.
MOW saves taxpayer dollars by allowing seniors to stay at home and out of nursing facilities.
In FY 2015:
987,421 Meals Delivered to homebound Seniors in Bexar County.
26% of our clients over the age of 85, 21 are over the age of 100.
Meals on Wheels operated 196 routes daily.