Meals on Wheels

MOW logoSemcac Meals on Wheels serves in 8 Southeast Minnesota counties: Dodge, Fillmore, Freeborn, Houston, Mower, Olmsted, Steele and Winona.

Who is eligible for Meals on Wheels?

Anyone age 60 and over and who is confined to their home or unable to prepare a balanced meal. Spouses are automatically included regardless of age. The service, facility and benefits of this program are for the use of all older people regardless of race, color, sex, religion, disability or national origin.

Where do the meals come from?

Meals are prepared at the Senior Dining sites or catered from a hospital, nursing home or restaurant, depending on which is available in the area being served. Volunteer coordinators along with volunteer drivers and deliverers are responsible for carrying out the program in each community. Volunteers deliver the meal to your door.

Is there a charge for the meal?

Recipients are given the opportunity to donate toward the cost of the meal. Donation letters are mailed out each month for the previous months’ meals. No one is denied a meal because on inability to contribute. Food Stamp EBT cards are welcome.

How do I receive Meals on Wheels?

Contact your local site listed below for a reservation between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon.

Where does the Meals on Wheels program receive funding?

Semcac Senior Dining receives federal and state funding under a contract with the Southeastern Minnesota Area Agency on Aging. Local contributions from counties, cities, United Way agencies, and business and individual donations, including participant donations, are vital for the program’s continuation as well.

Meals on Wheels Locations

Select your location:

City Phone Number
Claremont 634-7526
Dodge Center 634-7526
Kasson/Mantorville 634-7526
West Concord 634-7526

City Phone Number
Canton 743-8204 or 325-2313
Chatfield 325-2313
Harmony 886-3656
Lanesboro 467-3444
Mabel 493-5950
Peterson 864-2786
Preston 765-3333
Rushford 864-2786
Spring Valley 346-7795
Wykoff 352-4713

City Phone Number
Alden 874-3781
Glenville 448-2896
Hayward 373-0513

City Phone Number
Eitzen 725-5330
Hokah 894-4301
Houston 896-3159
LaCresent Crestview 895-6585
Spring Grove 498-3385

City Phone Number
Adams 582-3263
Dexter 754-5744
Grand Meadow 754-5744
Lyle 325-2313
Rose Creek 325-2313

City Phone Number
Byron 634-7526
Chatfield 325-2313
Dover 932-4072 or 932-5290
Eyota 545-3999

City Phone Number
Blooming Prairie 583-7571
Ellendale 684-3311
Medford 455-3195
Owatonna 455-3195

City Phone Number
Lewiston 523-3412
Minnesota City 864-8230
Rollingstone 689-4189
St. Charles 932-4072 or 932-5290
Stockton 864-8230
Utica 864-8230
For additional Senior Services information

Call 1-507-864-8231 between 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday for more information. Please call 1-800-627-3529 for TTY/TDD.