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Council on Aging - Nutrition

*Cafe' 25 - Serving Lunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12Noon - 12:45PM - $5
"Come Hungry Leave Happy"

Tuesday and Thursday lunches prepared by kitchen staff.  Reservations required by calling 978-582-4166 at least 24 hours in advance.

 

*Mrs. Bellows Breakfast Bar- Wednesdays, 9-10AM - $3

Continental Breakfast served every Wednesday (except for the 2nd Wednesday of the month)
Fresh Fruit, Yogurt, Granola, Pastry, Various Hot Breakfast Items. No reservations required.

*Lunenburg Lions Club Pancake Breakfast - 2nd Wednesday of the month - 8-10AM - $3

 

*The Eagle House Senior Center also serves as a congregate meal site operated in conjunction with the Montachusett Opportunity Council (MOC) Elder Services Division. The Eagle House is also the site from which meals are distributed by volunteers to elders in their homes (Meals on Wheels). The meal programs are supported in part by state and federal funds.

MOC Elder Services contracts with a catering firm, with the food for both the congregate site and the Meals on Wheels delivered to the Eagle House four days a week. A Meal Site Manager is employed by the Town of Lunenburg oversees the local operation. Volunteers assist at the site daily. The meal site at the Eagle House is a gathering place for elders to socialize and enjoy a nutritious meal.

Any person over the age of 60 is eligible to participate in either program. To obtain a meal at the site, reservations must be made one day in advance, before 11:30 a.m. Monday meals must be ordered on Thursday. Menus are posted at the senior center, and copies are available to participants. They are also published weekly by MOC Elder Services in the Sentinel & Enterprise. A diabetic dessert is an option.  Call 978-582-4166 for reservations.

Home delivered meals (Meals on Wheels) are provided with prior approval by MOC Nutrition. Meals include a noontime hot meal, and/or frozen meals are available for weekends. Volunteers who deliver these meals receive a mileage stipend paid by the Council on Aging.  If you would like to make arrangements for meals on wheels call MOC Nutrition at 978-343-6259.

The cost for both MOC site and home-delivered meals is considered a donation, with the suggested voluntary contribution of $3.00 per meal. meal site participants place their contribution in an envelope available at each place setting. Home delivered clients are billed by MOC on a monthly basis.

 

Last Updated: Thu, 06/09/2022 - 9:01am