Aging & In-Home Services to resume COVID-19 nutrition program to help older adults who may need the help


FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Leaders with Aging & In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana (AIHS) announced they will resume their COVID-19 nutrition program outreach to help older adults who may need the help.

Leaders said the Grab n’ Go Meal Distributions program will resume in March in response to the continued nutritional needs from community-dwelling older adults.

Organizers said the program was designed to safely and quickly address the issue of hunger and food insecurity while minimizing contact to slow the spread of COVID-19.

They said reservations will be required, and people can begin making their reservations on March 1st.

Each eligible person will receive a two-week supply of shelf-stable meals.

To qualify for the program, you must be 60 years old or older, leaders said.

To make a reservation, please call Sharri at (260) 745-1200, ext. 234, or JC at (260) 745-1200, ext. 280. After making a reservation, you will receive a confirmation date and time for pick-up.

The meal pick-up location will take place at Aging & In-Home Services at 8101 West Jefferson Boulevard.

A photo ID, telephone number, and reservation confirmation will be required upon arrival.

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