There are a growing number of seniors going hungry and suffering from malnutrition in Alabama. NARCOG is working to reduce the number of individuals in the region who do not have access to nutritious food or enough food. Those 60 and older may take advantage of a hot, nutritious meal at any one of our 23 nutrition centers across the region. Through the ADRC we can screen for food assistance programs AND help you apply. In addition, from January until spring each year, we assist those 60 and older apply for the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program. This program provides eligible seniors with $30 in vouchers they can use at local farmers markets during the summer and fall.
There is no cost to participate in daily activities or to receive a hot, nutritious meal. Donations are accepted.
Homebound meals may be provided to individuals who meet the qualifications to receive meals in their home. Call Access Alabama - Aging and Disability Resource Center at NARCOG to be assessed for this and other resources. 256-355-4515 or 800-243-5463.