Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels recipients at front door
Nutritious, Chef-Prepared Meals for Delivery or Pickup in St. Paul

Wilder’s Meals on Wheels provides affordable, nutritious meals to older adults and people with disabilities. Caring volunteers deliver these meals every weekday and serve as a lifeline for many people who live alone in our community. Or you can purchase and pick up healthy meals at the Wilder Community Center for Aging.

Our program is offered in partnership with Metro Meals on Wheels. Our delivery area includes the Midway, Frogtown and surrounding neighborhoods of Saint Paul.

About the Meals on Wheels Program

With Meals on Wheels, you get more than nutritious foods. We offer:

  • Affordable, made-from-scratch, healthy meals delivered Monday through Friday.
  • Regular visits with friendly delivery volunteers.
  • 30+ varieties including diabetic friendly and heart healthy meals, with menus reviewed by a dietitian.
  • Accommodations for special diets, including renal, gluten-free, mechanical soft, puree, vegetarian and kosher.
  • Busy schedule? We offer weekly delivery of the same great meals that can be reheated at your convenience.
  • Meals prepared fresh by Meals on Wheels Kitchen of Opportunities.

View a Sample Menu

Meals on Wheels recipients in backyard

How to Apply for Meals on Wheels

Option 1: Sign up directly with Meals on Wheels

Looking to get meal delivery started for yourself, a family members or client? In partnership with Metro Meals on Wheels, our program is open to older adults and people with disabilities who live in the Midway, Frogtown and surrounding neighborhoods of Saint Paul, along I-94 between Snelling Avenue and Downtown. Call 612-623-3363 or sign up directly through their website.

Option 2: Pick up or get healthy meals through Wilder

Healthy meals can also be purchased and picked up at the Wilder Community Center for Aging or delivered to you by our friendly volunteers (through our Metro Meals on Wheels partners). Interested in finding out more about meals, how you can purchase and pickup or have questions about delivery? Click "Request More Info" below to fill out the form and our staff will be in touch.

Volunteer

Volunteer to Deliver Meals and Smiles

By serving as a Meals on Wheels volunteer, you support the well-being and independence of your neighbors. It takes about an hour over lunch time to deliver hot meals to seniors and people with disabilities in our community.

We encourage you to invite someone to join you. Delivering meals is a rewarding experience for families and teams of employees.

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