Meals on Wheels is a service known across the nation, and everyone respects it as a service that provides food to people who need it. The national Meals on Wheels slogan is “So no senior goes hungry,” but the Frederick County Department of Aging serves more than just seniors. So the important question to answer is who exactly does Meals on Wheels of Frederick County serve?
“The Frederick County Department of Aging offers programs and activities that support older adults and adults who have a disability in their effort to remain healthy, active and independent and to age in place with dignity.” This is taken directly from our website, and we mean it! Of our current Meals on Wheels clients, most are seniors over the age of 60, but we are serving 7 adults under 60 years-old with disabilities that prevent them from accessing or preparing food. Continue reading