Kitsap ALTC contracts to provide hot, pre-plated meals of
at least 1/3 Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) nutritional value at nine
regular meal sites and two Senior Outreach Support Center sites in Kitsap
consists of congregate and home-delivered nutrition
helps increase the nutrient intake of older
individuals who might not eat adequately.
assists them to remain healthy and independent in
serves meals to groups of seniors in a variety of
settings across our county.
allows participants to form new friendships and to
interact in a social environment.
Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe also hosts a congregate meal site Monday through
The SFMNP provides low-income seniors 60 years of
age and older with vouchers to purchase fresh, nutritious, unprepared, locally
grown fruits, vegetables, and herbs from authorized farmers' markets from July
food preparation information
food storage information.
For more information, please call (360) 377-8511 or toll free (888) 877-8511
This program intends to:
Maintain or improve health statusSupport IndependencePrevent InstitutionalizationAllow earlier discharge from hospitals, nursing homes, or other residential care facilities
Each meal served contains at least one-third of the current Recommendations Dietary Allowance (RDA) as established by the food and Nutrition Board of the National Academy of Science National Research Council. For more information please call (360) 377- 8511 or toll free (888) 877-8511. http://www.mealsonwheelskitsap.org/
For more information on Congregate Mealsites, please view Community Based Services.