Meals on Wheels and Other Aid to the Homebound (Aired on March 9, 2012)

Seated L to R: Carol McGrath, Barbara Kohlhausen.  Standing: co-host Jonah Triebwasser

Seated L to R: Carol McGrath, Barbara Kohlhausen. Standing: co-host Jonah Triebwasser

 

Barbara Kohlhausen, CEO of Meals on Wheels Programs & Services of Rockland, and Pearl River Rotary President Carol McGrath, discuss how their Rotary club and other Rockland Rotarians work with volunteers to deliver lunch and dinner–about 1,000 meals a day, customizing meals for special diets as needed. Listeners will be in awe at the enormity of the services this organization offers, not only to the elderly, but also to others who are homebound, including transportation to and from senior centers.

 

 

Learn More:
Meals on Wheels in Rockland
USDA Nutrition Programs
Senior Benefits Programs

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March 11, 2012 · Posted in Aging, Health, Nutrition, Service Organizations 
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