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Citymeals on Wheels provides a continuous lifeline of nourishing meals and vital companionship to our homebound elderly neighbors. Learn more about how we do it and see our work in action.
Citymeals delivers weekend, holiday and emergency meals to frail aged New Yorkers, ensuring they never go a day without a nutritious meal and a warm visit.
Saturday and Sunday meals delivered by hand each week
Festive meals for major holidays
Boxes containing nonperishable meals provided before holidays when our centers must close
Bags with three shelf-stable meals for times when emergencies delay our regular deliveries
Emergency Food Packages
Packages containing four nonperishable meals delivered in preparation for harsh winter weather
Seasonal Pantry Boxes
Packages containing three meals and nutritious snacks, delivered each spring and summer so recipients have supplemental food.
Mobile Food Pantry
Bags of shelf-stable food brought to those most at risk of malnutrition
Citymeals has established a network of compassionate volunteers who help make our work possible.
Delivering meals on foot within walking distance of local senior centers
Pairing kindhearted individuals with their isolated neighbors in need of companionship
Crafting cards to deliver on holidays, birthdays and special occasions
Reaching out to isolated elderly neighbors over the phone for a weekly chat.
Packaging and serving meals at local senior centers
Working on special projects with the Citymeals Volunteer Department
Citymeals understands the importance of nourishing vulnerable older New Yorkers – and being there for them when they need it most. That’s why we provide support through special elder care initiatives.