Home-delivered meals are available for seniors aged 60 or older who are homebound. All seniors residing in Bernalillo County are eligible. There are no costs or income guidelines for this program. The only eligibility criteria are as follows:
1) unable to obtain food and prepare a meal for self; 2) has no one else to cook for him/her on a regular basis; 3) homebound (has difficulty leaving house); 4) unable to attend a meal site; and 5) currently not receiving Medicaid benefits.
Dog and cat food can be delivered for those receiving home-delivered meals on a monthly basis. Care Coordinators will conduct an eligibility assessment for this program. For more information about home-delivered meals, contact our Senior Information and Assistance Program at (505) 764-6400.
The Department of Senior Affairs provides activities and opportunities to promote active and healthy aging. We also offer a continuum of care designed to meet individual needs throughout the aging spectrum.1620 1st Street NW