Our Mission

Serving Seniors in Contra Costa

We support homebound elders to maintain their health and dignity, and enable them to live independently in the comfort and security of their own homes.

We serve nutritionally at-risk senior citizens who have challenges that prevent them from preparing nutritious daily meals for themselves.

How You Can Get Involved

Call (866) 669-6697 to Donate Or Contact Us to get Involved

Volunteer Program

Volunteers are the backbone of Meals on Wheels. Many volunteer opportunities exist. There is a continual need for drivers on over 90 local routes.

Receive Services

Meals on Wheels serves homebound seniors 60 or older who are no longer able to prepare their own meals. Read more about eligibility and services.

Donate

Meals on Wheels relies on your generosity to subsidize delivery of over 400,000 meals to 1900 homebound elders in Contra Costa County.

Our Organization

Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa is a California Nonprofit Corporation recognized as a charitable organization under Section 501c(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code. Fed Tax ID 68·0231350

Our Organization

Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa is a California Nonprofit Corporation recognized as a charitable organization under Section 501c(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code.
Fed Tax ID 68·0231350

What We Do

Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa Subsidizes the Cost of Meals for the Following Organizations:

  • West County Meals on Wheels
  • Meals on Wheels Diablo Region
  • J-Sei

How We Help

Senior citizens aged 80 and older, are the fastest growing population segment in Contra Costa County. The average Meals on Wheels participant in Contra Costa County is 80 years old, lives alone or with a co-dependent spouse, and has one or more chronic health conditions that prevents them from preparing or shopping for nutritious daily meals. Most live below the Bay Area basic low income standards and many must choose among paying for food, medicines, rent or utilities with their meager resources. Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa must find the community resources to meet this rapidly growing need.

Thanks to generous contributions we receive from individuals like you, as well as gifts from charitable organizations, we are able to subsidize over 415,000 nutritious meals annually; delivered to frail, nutritionally at-risk homebound elders in their residences in Contra Costa County.

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There are many ways to support the Meals on Wheels program: planned giving, gifts in memory of loved ones, and vehicle donations, to name a few. You can also make a secure one-time, monthly, or quarterly donation online to Meals on Wheels. Your donation is fully tax deductible. Click the Give Now button to learn the many ways you can support Meals on Wheels in Contra Costa County.

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Contact us with the information or form below with questions about Meals on Wheels Contra Costa, or to find out more about donating.

Attention Meals on Wheels Clients and Families:

Do NOT use this contact information or form to start or stop services, or to inquire about your account. Please see the  Services page of this website for the correct contact information.

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P.O. Box 3195 Martinez, CA 94553

Call Us: (866) 669-6697

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