Meals on Wheels

Each year, more than 100 clients are referred to Meals on Wheels of San Francisco as Emergency Food Starts. These vulnerable older adults, who do not have other sources of food, are living alone or are returning home from the hospital. As San Francisco’s senior population grows, non-emergency Meals on Wheels start-ups often require a waiting list and typically being with 30 days; the goal fro commencing Emergency Food Starts is three to five days.