Note: We are experiencing a high volume of applications and calls for this program. New applications will be processed in the order received. Please only submit one application per person. Similarly, voice mails will be returned in the order received. Please leave only one message.
Great Plates Delivered by Meals on Wheels Orange County
Thank you for your interest in Great Plates Delivered by Meals on Wheels Orange County. It is a temporary emergency home-delivery meal program in response to the COVID-19 crisis of 2020. It is available for as long as funding is available. It includes three senior meals a day delivered by participating restaurants and caterers. The meals are refrigerated for reheating at the participant’s convenience.
Meals on Wheels OC is the designated local administrator for Central & North Orange County. For South Orange County, click here. The program is funded in part through a grant from the California Office of Emergency Services, as allocated by the Orange County Board of Supervisors and administered by the Office on Aging.
Older adults may fill out the application below in order to be contacted by an assigned meal provider. Please review the eligibility guidelines below before completing the form.
Applications are subject to verification. A waitlist may apply, pending application processing and availability of restaurant/other meal partners.
Important: Stop and exit the application if there is any indication that you are not eligible for the program. See our other meal programs here.
In the questions below, the applicant is the person who will be applying to receive the meals. If you have difficulty completing the application online, please call our Great Plates Delivered helpline at (714) 263-1425 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PDT.