Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels (MOW) is a state and federally funded program that offers nutritious meals to homebound seniors and disabed adults that live in Detroit, Hamtramck, Highland Park, Harper Woods and the five Grosse Pointes. Participants may choose to recieve either a hot meal delivered once per day Monday through Friday or five frozen meals delivered once per week. The program also offers liquid nutrition for those who are unable to eat solid foods and have a prescription from their physician. 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • 60 years of age or older
  • Homebound and unable to leave the home without assistance
  • Unable to prepare meals by him or herself 
  • Unable to participate in the Congregate Meal Program
  • Able to feed him or herself
  • No one is available who would be able and willing to prepare all meals on a regular basis