Mission: To nourish and enrich the lives of the homebound and other people in need through services that promote dignity and independent living.
Results: We distribute more than 1 million meals annually in Central Texas. In addition to our home delivered meals, we have several "And More" programs that allow us to address a client's holistic needs. Last year, our volunteers provided 1,466 rides to medical appointments, 652 minor home repairs, 5,041 trips to the grocery store, 10,602 care calls, and many more services!
Target demographics: Homebound elderly and disabled individuals in the Austin, Texas area and low-income children who participate in certain after-school programs.
Direct beneficiaries per year: More than 3,400
Geographic areas served: Central Texas
Programs: Meals on Wheels Groceries to Go Care Calls Medi Wheels Handy Wheels H.O.P.E. Country Wheels P.A.L.S. Mike's Place Meals for Kids Second Meals Congregate Meals Home Repair