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. And the Meals on Wheels program requires a registration fee and a $6 fee per meal.
To get meal options or volunteer, call (727) 834-3340 in west Pasco, (352) 521-5174 in east Pasco or (813) 929-1231 in central Pasco.
Monday: Sites closed and no deliveries due to Labor Day.
Tuesday: Barbecue pork riblet, lyonnaise potatoes, peas, dinner roll, mixed fruit, low fat milk.
Wednesday: Breaded fish filet with tartar sauce, cheesy grits, tomatoes and okra, whole grain bread with margarine, peaches, low fat milk.
Thursday: Grilled chicken breast patty with chicken gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli cuts, whole grain bread with margarine, graham crackers low fat milk.
Friday: Meatballs with brown gravy, rice pilaf, mixed vegetables, white bread with margarine, pears, low fat milk.