Meals On Wheels

Meals On Wheels

More Than Just a Meal

Are you or someone you know home bound and having difficulty making nutritious meals on a regular basis?

Meals on Wheels provides a hot meal every weekday to eligible older adults in Henderson County.

NOTE: During the COVID-19 pandemic, Meals on Wheels is delivering five frozen meals once a week.  Starting July 6, we will resume daily hot meals for a small number of clients.

Meals on Wheels clients receive important social interaction with caring volunteers. These visits, which also serve as a regular wellness checks, often turn into lasting friendships.

  • All meals are low fat/low salt and meet the one-third recommended dietary allowance set by the FDA.
  • Vegetarian, soft, and pureed meals are available.
  • Meals are delivered between 10:00 am. and 1:00 pm

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicant must be a resident of Henderson County, NC
  • Age 60 or above
  • Homebound (not driving)
  • Unable to prepare nutritious meals regularly

Get Started

Online Referral / Sign-up Form
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Meals on Wheels Referral Form

Is the client driving?

Duration of service

12 + 1 =

Not Just Long Term

Rehab, post-op, medical treatments, transition of caregiver, and other short-term scenarios are also great opportunities to take advantage of the service.

We love to be able to help you through a temporary need and to get back on your feet again.

Don't Need a Meal Every Day?

Do you have a regularly scheduled appointment each week?

No problem. You can set up your meals to skip certain days of the week as long as you receive meals at least three days a week.

Where We Deliver

It dosen’t matter whether you are in Hendersonville, Etowah, Mills River, Fletcher, Edneyville or anywhere else.

We serve all of Henderson County

Waiting List

Unfortunately, many of our routes are currently full. When this is the case, we put you on a waiting list.

The waiting list is prioritized based on need. When a spot opens up, we reach out to the person with the greatest need that has been waiting the longest.

A special thanks to our meal providers!