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​​​​​​Seniors' Assistance Programs

​​Senior Citizens Nutrition Program​​

Food in the form of nutritiously balanced meals are availa​​​ble to both homebound clients and mobile seniors through the Mecklenburg County Senior Citizens Nutrition Program (SCNP); ​​Frequently Asked Questions

Congregate Meal Program:

Hot, nutritious meals are served to qualifying seniors Monday – Friday at 16 dining sites throughout Mecklenburg County.​

​​Home Delivered Meal Program:

Nutritionally balanced meals are available at no cost to seniors who are unable to leave their homes due to illness, disability or frailty.

​​Short Term Homebound Meal Program

Service targets Mecklenburg County senior adults 60 and over who become temporarily homebound and need meal service for a short period of time (maximum of 12 weeks).

​​Supplemental Meal Program​​​

Program provides a liquid nutritional supplement such as Ensure to senior citizens under the care of a physician. Senior citizens who have a medical need receive the product on a monthly basis.