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

MOC Elder Services contracts with a catering firm, with the food for the Meals on Wheels program and is delivered to the center 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 center is a gathering place for folks to socialize and enjoy a nutritious meal.

Any person over the age of 50 is eligible to participate in the congregate program and over 60 in the Meals on Wheels  program. To obtain a meal at the site, reservations must be made in advance, before 3PM on Friday the week before. Menus are posted at the senior center, and copies are available to participants.  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 home-delivered meals is considered a donation, with the suggested voluntary contribution of $3.00 per meal.. Home delivered clients are billed by MOC on a monthly basis.

 

Last Updated: Fri, 01/13/2023 - 2:44pm