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Leading by Example

Meals on Wheels OC volunteer driver Reza Mir is passionate about helping seniors. Not only does he work with older adults professionally as a certified Senior Care Advisor, he also […]

December 7, 2020|Tags: , |

Irma & Ezequiel

Since 83-year-old Irma suffered a stroke last year, her husband Ezequiel has been her loving caregiver. Ezequiel considers himself an “excellent dishwasher,” but much less competent preparing meals when […]

November 2, 2020|Tags: , |

Welcome, Scott!

Meals on Wheels Orange County is thrilled to welcome Scott Lien to the Board of Directors. As CEO and co-founder of Grandpad, Scott combines his heart for older adults […]

September 11, 2020|Tags: |

Lorna’s Story

Lorna is legally blind. Before COVID-19 hit, she traveled with her service animal to the local grocery store, sometimes navigating the streets on foot and other times taking public […]

September 11, 2020|Tags: , |

Adult Day Services On The Go

Since the temporary COVID-19 closure of our Adult Day Services centers, participants who would normally visit in person have been spending their days safely at home. However, we remain […]

September 9, 2020|Tags: , |

In the Press

Meals on Wheels OC: Documentary Tells Story of Serving County’s Most Vulnerable During a Pandemic, Fox 11 Los Angeles

Meals on Wheels Orange County Produces Film About Feeding Seniors During a Pandemic, WBOC

Help your neighbors this Giving Tuesday, OC Breeze

FV Mayor’s Update for the week of 6/29/2020 featuring Meals on Wheels Orange County, PCTAtv

GrandPad CEO Scott Lien appointed to Meals on Wheels Orange County Board of Directors, CISION, PrWeb

Multi-lingual COVID-19 resources available, Event-NewsEnterprise.com

Phone pals? For UC Irvine med and nursing students and older people dodging the virus, a call can be a lifeline,OC Register

City of Fountain Valley: Great Plates Delivered by Meals on Wheels Orange County, Patch.com

Orange County arranges for meal deliveries for seniors, Event-NewsEnterprise.com

In the age of coronavirus, seniors and the people who help them are in need, OC Register

Coronavirus won’t stop food proproviders from helping seniors, others who are hungry, OC Register

Meet Orange County’s 100 top influencers for 2019, OC Register

Meals on Wheels Orange County’s Senior Care Hero Awards Dazzles, Patch.com

Meals on Wheels OC’s chief spotlights hunger among older adults, OC Register

SeniorServ becomes Meals on Wheels Orange County to raise awareness about hunger among at-risk older adults, OC Breeze

Anaheim Seniors Have A New Ally: An App That Helps Track Their Well-Being, LAist

Westminster Mayor and Meals on Wheels, The O Sceen

Seniors walk the fashion runway in Anaheim, Orange County Register

Meals on Wheels Orange County unveils renovated Anaheim center, Orange County Register

Seniorserv unveils Anaheim Adult Day Health Center, Buena Park – Anaheim, Independent

Nonprofit Provides Job Opportunities for Developmentally Disabled, Spectrum News

For homebound seniors, nutritious Meals on Wheels; for developmentally disabled adults who deliver them, a sense of purpose, Orange County Register

Brenda Smith, Senior Care Hero Awards Winner, Needs Your Help, OC Weekly

Fontana Resident Gets Caregiver Award, Fontana Herald News

Meals on Wheels Orange County Receives $20,000 from Bank of America, Patch.com

Hero Awards Raises $205K, Orange County Register

Shortage of housing and food are the top senior concerns in Orange County, Orange County Register

Susan Papiri and Senior Care Awards Honoree Alfonso Jackson interview, The Critical Mass Radio Show

A Battle to Save Seniors, Orange County Register 

Senior Care Hero Awards Recipient Named OC Register’s 100 Most Influential People of 2014, Orange County Register

NBC 4, I am a Volunteer, NBC Los Angeles

The heart, soul and manpower behind Meals on Wheels Orange County

Senior population in O.C. more vibrant than ever, but risks exist, Orange County Register

Caring for those who have cared for usOrange County Register

Advocates say seniors at risk with further federal cutsOrange County Register

Serving food and conversation lifts senior’s spiritsOrange County Register

Woman and son struggle to meet needs, Orange County Register

State settlement spares adult day health, Orange County Register

Holiday meal served with laughs and dancing, Orange County Register

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dolson@mealsonwheelsoc.org
714.229.3362

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