Addressing the present and future needs of older Idahoans

341 W. Washington
Boise, Idaho 83702
Phone: (208) 334-3833
or 1-877-471-2777

Meal Assistance

Congregate Meals

Congregate meal sites are places like senior centers where lunch is served on weekdays to individuals age 60 or older. At Senior Centers people come together to enjoy a meal, meet and talk with friends, participate in health programs, and find out about services. Some Senior Centers have transportation available from your home to the center.

Who Qualifies?

  • 60 years or older and their spouses
  • Disabled person living in the home of person 60 years or older

Home Delivered Meals

Home delivered meals are nutritious meals that are delivered to homebound seniors age 60 years or older and their spouses. The drivers who deliver the meals make daily contact and check on the well-being of seniors they visit.
Home-bound seniors are able to remain in their homes in part because of the delivery of hot, cold or frozen meals.

Who Qualifies?

  • 60 years or older and their spouses, regardless of spouses age
  • Disabled person living in the home of person 60 years or older
  • Due to frailty the  person is unable to participate in the Congregate Meal program or prepare a meal at home
  • Additional requirements that prioritize At Risk factors may be implemented at the discretion of the Area Agency on Aging Director




Contact Information

To get more information please contact:

Birgit Luebeck

Program Specialist

(208) 334-3833

birgit.luebeck@aging.idaho.gov

Senior Centers

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