Mission: To promote the independence and well being of homebound individuals by providing nutritious meals delivered by caring volunteers.
Results: Since 1971 we have delivered more than six million meals and helped thousands of people stay in their own homes--where they want to be--surrounded by the neighbors they know and the things they cherish.
Target demographics: Seniors and adults with disabilities
Direct beneficiaries per year: 926 unduplicated clients served in 2016.
Geographic areas served: Lehigh County, PA
Programs: Home-delivered meals, grocery shopping, delivery of free pet food for clients' pets, link to other social services, home visit and well-being check
I know several elderly and home bound people that depend on Meals on Wheels. They are always treated with respect and compassion. Lehigh Valley volunteers are wonderful people and are so very much appreciated. Thank you to everyone that volunteers to this organization!