Meals for the Elderly
Seniors at least 60 years old and homebound can receive free meals at home through the Meals on Wheels Program. In addition, seniors that are not homebound are eligible to receive meals at one of the 21 locations throughout Miami-Dade County.
Meals on Wheels
Eligible Meals on Wheels participants receive seven free frozen meals each week at their residence, along with fresh fruit, milk and other food items. The meals are delivered between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. on weekdays.
Recipients must be at least 60 years old with a disability or homebound. Individuals under age 60 with disabilities who live with an eligible recipient, and are dependent for care, can also receive meals.
Spouses are eligible without any age restrictions or medical conditions.
Call 786-469-4707 to determine eligibility.
Meals at Senior Centers
There are 21 locations offering meals for seniors. Eligible participants receive daily nutritionally-balanced hot meals, nutrition education, counseling, transportation and a wide variety of educational, cultural, recreational activities and health-wellness services.
Free meals are served Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Recipients must not be homebound. Spouses are eligible without any age restrictions or medical conditions.
For more information, call your nearest location.
Charles Hadley/Carrie Meek Senior Center
1300 NW 50th Street, Miami
8400 NW 25th Avenue, Miami
1600 NW 3rd Avenue, Miami
105 SW 12th Avenue, Miami
1600 NW 6th Court, Florida City
Goulds (Isaac A. Withers)
21300 SW 122nd Avenue, Rooms 15 and 17, Miami
Gwen Cherry Park
7090 NW 22nd Avenue, Miami
Haitian American Senior Center
100 NW 83rd Street, Miami
305-756-4179 or 305-756-2833
490 NE 2nd Avenue, 3rd Floor, Miami
Ives Dairy-Col. Harry Zubkoff
55 NW 199th Street, Miami
550 NW 5th Street, Miami
Leonard Batz Center
150 NE 68th Street, Miami
16405 NW 25th Avenue, Miami Gardens
Mildred and Claude Pepper Towers
2350 NW 54th Street, Miami
13955 SW 264th Street, Miami
17801 Homestead Avenue, Miami
191 NE 75th Street, Miami
8420 SW 188th Terrace, Miami
14638 Lincoln Boulevard, Miami
6701 SW 62nd Avenue, South Miami
3150 Mundy Street, Miami