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Office Location:

DSS Main Office ​Wallace H. Kuralt Centre 301 Billingsley Road Charlotte, NC 28211 West Charlotte Location Valerie C. Woodard Center 3205 Freedom Drive Charlotte, NC 28208

Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M - F

Contact

Customer Connection
704-336-3000

Short Term Homebound Meal Program

The short term meal service is intended to target Mecklenburg County senior adults 60 and over who become temporarily homebound and need meal service for a short period of time. If eligible, individuals can receive meal service for a maximum of 12 weeks.

Who Qualifies for this Service?

Individuals who need homebound meal service for less than 12 weeks because they are:

  • Discharged from a medical facility and/or temporarily homebound by reason of illness or incapacitating disability
  • They are physically impaired to shop/ prepare meals
  • They have no responsible person to shop and prepare meals for them.

Note: This program is not for someone that needs meal service for an extended period of time. If someone needs this type of service they must contact Just1Call at 704-432-1111.

How to Apply?

Referrals for this program can be made by discharge planners, DSS employees, family, and friends. The customers in this program will start receiving service within 1-2 days after a home visit is done and assessment is completed. Inquires for short term meal service will be made by calling the SCNP Information Line 704-336-3144.

Address

Office Location:

DSS Main Office ​Wallace H. Kuralt Centre 301 Billingsley Road Charlotte, NC 28211 West Charlotte Location Valerie C. Woodard Center 3205 Freedom Drive Charlotte, NC 28208

Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M - F

Contact

Customer Connection
704-336-3000