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Meals on Wheels
Program Funding
Funding provided by the Suffolk County Office for the Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services through the New York State Office for the Aging and the Town of Smithtown

Congregate Meals

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis Monday through Friday. Registration begins in person at 9:30 a.m.. A suggested meal donation of $2.25 is recommended. Persons with self-declared incomes at or above 185% of the federal poverty level are encouraged to make a contribution equal to the actual cost of the meal.

Lunch is served Monday and Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday at 11:45 a.m. and Friday at 11:15 a.m.

Home Delivered Meal Plan Overview
The applicant must meet eligibility criteria. An in-home assessment is required. Meals on Wheels is meant to be a temporary service, and reassessments are done on a semi-annual basis. Hot, nutritious meals are delivered by volunteers to the frail homebound elderly Monday through Friday. The suggested meal contribution is $2.50 and is put back into the program.

Homebound Meals-Eligibility Requirements
In order to be eligible for Meals on Wheels, the applicant must be:
  • Able to accept responsibility for consumption of meals.
  • Assessed by the PDS assessor.
  • Have no family or other persons capable of providing adequate meals.
  • Physically / or mentally unable to prepare or provide for his / her own nutritional needs.
  • Unable to attend a congregate setting and have no alternative through which his / her nutritional needs can be met.


Note: There are no emergency services.

Laura Greif
Program Director
Email

420 Middle Country Road
Smithtown, NY 11787

Ph: (631) 360-7616
Fax: (631) 360-7689

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm 

Summer Hours
(July 1 - August 31)
Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 3:30 pm