"Roving pantry and meals on wheels have helped me maintain my independence.... I don't know what I would do without them..."
Join Us For Our 5K Run/Walk!
Join Us For Our 5K!
Join us for our 1st 5K Run/1 Mile Family Fun Walk –
Sunday, September 8, 2019
Our final event for our Heartland Games series will be our first ever 5K run/walk
The event will be on Grandparent’s Day, Sunday, September 8, 2019 and start at our Downtown Senior Center (200 S. Walnut) and the course will be a special map in Downtown Delano. After the event will be a pancake feed provided by Chris Cakes. Sign Up now at the link below
Or Call Karen Dao at 316-267-0302 ext. 223 email: email@example.com
Grocery Shopping and Delivery Service
Maintaining adequate nutrition is a challenge as we grow older. Grocery shopping is a challenge for people who have mobility limitations or vision impairments. The Roving Pantry is a grocery shopping and delivery service that helps homebound people age 60 years + who are able to prepare meals on their own, remain independent and in their own homes. It offers peace of mind to friends and family members concerned about a loved one’s access to fresh food. Clients call in their orders, then the Roving Pantry staff shops for the orders and delivers to clients. When coupled with the Meals on Wheels program Senior Services is able to meet 100% of the daily nutritional needs for homebound seniors.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is eligible?
Roving Pantry delivery service is available to homebound people age 60 + who cannot shop for themselves and have no one else to shop for them. Roving Pantry service can be particularly helpful for people recovering from surgery or illness and who cannot venture out of their homes until recovery is complete.
Is there a cost for the service?
Clients pay for the groceries upon delivery with cash, check or Vision Card. A service charge based on a sliding scale fee is assigned per requirements from funding sources.
How do I apply?
Application and eligibility screenings are typically completed over the phone, and service can usually start within a week of application. If determined eligible, the applicant can place an order on the next scheduled order day. Deliveries are scheduled according to address. Call 267-4378 for more information.