Semcac 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:
- Dodge County
City Phone Number Claremont 634-7526 Dodge Center 634-7526 Kasson/Mantorville 634-7526 West Concord 634-7526
- Fillmore County
City Phone Number Canton 743-8204 or 325-2313 Chatfield 325-2313 Harmony 886-3656 Lanesboro 864-2786 Mabel 493-5950 Peterson 864-2786 Preston 765-2522 Rushford 864-2786 Spring Valley 346-7795 Wykoff 352-4713
- Freeborn County
City Phone Number Alden 874-3781 Glenville 373-7759
- Houston County
City Phone Number Eitzen 864-8228 Hokah 864-8228 Houston 864-8228 LaCresent Crestview 895-6585 Spring Grove 498-3385
- Mower County
City Phone Number Adams 582-3263 Dexter 754-5744 Grand Meadow 754-5744 Rose Creek 325-2313
- Olmsted County
City Phone Number Byron 634-7526 Chatfield 867-4220 Dover 932-4072 or 932-5290 Eyota 545-3999
- Steele County
City Phone Number Blooming Prairie 583-7369 Ellendale 684-3311 Medford 455-3195 Owatonna 455-3195
- Winona County
City Phone Number Lewiston 932-4072 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.