Seniors Being Hungry is a Nationwide Epidemic


Nearly one in every six seniors in America faces the threat of hunger and not being properly nourished. This applies to those who aren’t sure where their next meal is coming from and those who don’t have access to the healthiest possible food options. The issue is severe enough that the AARP reports that seniors face a healthcare bill of more than $130 billion every year due to medical issues stemming from senior hunger.

Senior hunger is an expansive issue that requires an understanding of exactly what constitutes a senior being “hungry,” the issues that stem from senior hunger, and how seniors who are hungry can be helped.

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Now Hiring! Meals on Wheels of Syracuse is looking for a Head Cook

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Non-Profit feeding homebound seniors seeking experienced Head Cook.  F/T with benefits; Shift: Mon-Fri 6am-2pm.  Requirements: Two years experience in quantity food preparation (400) in a commercial kitchen facility. This is a food service supervisory position.  Assisting with food ordering, utilizing software system for production forecasting, comfortable using documents from Microsoft Word and Excel.  Serve Safe Certified a plus.  Send resume by 3/16 to: Meals on Wheels of Syracuse, 300 Burt St., Syracuse, NY 13202 Attn: Food Service Director or

Kicking Off March for Meals 2018 with National Grid

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Meals On Wheels Of Syracuse thanks National Grid for kicking off March for Meals 2018 by volunteering in our kitchen.  All month long our community will be coming together for March for Meals.  National Grid, Ted&Amy of 93Q, Marty&Shannon of 95X, and other local faces will be getting involved with Meals on Wheels of Syracuse all month long.  You can too!  Email or call 315-478-5948 ext 213. #LETSDOLUNCH!

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Our Silver Platter Sponsor for February 28, 2018 is Wegmans

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Our Silver Platter Sponsor for February 28, 2018 is Wegmans. Thank you Wegmans for "Adopting A Day" of Meals with Meals on Wheels of Syracuse.  If you would like to "Adopt-A-Day" of Meals and be one of our Silver Platter Sponsors; call 315-478-5948 ext 205 or email