Pasco County Elderly Nutrition/Meals on Wheels Program operates eight dining sites. Elderly Nutrition also delivers meals under two types of programs to the homes of the elderly and others. Home Delivered Meals provides meals for those who are 60 or older, frail and home-bound, regardless of income. Meals on Wheels is a direct customer-billed meal service for anyone needing a home-delivered meal. There is a one-time $10 registration fee for one person, $15 for two; meals cost $6. To get information or to volunteer, call (727) 834-3340 in west Pasco; (352) 521-5174 in east Pasco; or (813) 929-1231 in central Pasco.
Monday: Irish stew, steamed cabbage, green peas, marble bread, St. Patrick's Day dessert, low fat milk.
Tuesday: Hot dog on bun, mustard packet, baked beans with tomatoes, carrot coins, mixed fruit, low fat milk.
Wednesday: Beef penne pasta, Neapolitan spinach, Italian vegetable medley, dinner roll with margarine, peaches, low fat milk.
Thursday: Baked chicken thigh with coq au vin sauce, rice pilaf, country vegetable medley, whole grain bread with margarine cup, applesauce, low fat milk.
Friday: Pork chop patty with brown gravy, garlic mashed potatoes, parsley carrots, whole grain bread with margarine cup, pineapple, low fat milk.