Pasco County operates eight congregate dining centers for adults 60 and older, funded in part by the Older Americans Act. There is no charge for the meals, but donations are encouraged. The county also delivers meals to homes of the elderly through two programs. The Elderly Nutrition Program, also funded in part by the Older Americans Act, delivers meals at no charge, but donations are encouraged. Meals on Wheels requires a registration fee and a $6 fee per meal. To get meal options or to volunteer, call (727) 834-3340 in west Pasco, (352) 521-5174 in east Pasco or (813) 929-1231 in central Pasco.
Monday: Sliced meatloaf with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes, Brussels sprouts, whole grain bread, citrus fruit, low fat milk.
Tuesday: Grilled chicken breast patty with Florentine sauce, penne pasta with garlic oil, Tuscan blend vegetables, whole grain bread with margarine, applesauce, low fat milk.
Wednesday: Pork riblet with sweet and sour sauce, wild rice medley, Chinese vegetables, whole grain roll, oatmeal raisin cookie, low fat milk.
Thursday: Hamburger patty with ketchup and mustard, baked beans, corn with diced tomatoes, hamburger bun with margarine, peaches, low fat milk.
Friday: Cream of broccoli soup, baked chicken thigh with barbecue sauce, mashed potatoes with cheese, broccoli cuts, whole grain bread, graham crackers, low fat milk.