When you think about the Meals on Wheels’ clientele, you probably first think of frail seniors. And that is one big portion of our clientele, but we also serve adults with disabilities, adults convalescing from a hospital stay and adults with chronic illnesses. In Ontario, approximately 16.5% of the population has a mobility disability. The […]
As in previous years, there will be a special Christmas meal delivered at lunchtime on December 25th. The meal will be prepared by the kitchen of The Newport Restaurant. Thanks to donations received from many partners, and with the kind support of Moe Atallah and the Elvis Sighting Society, we will once again be able […]
We would like to thank our 2018 summer student, Diane Dieujuste, for compiling the results of this year’s annual Client Survey. A total of 538 surveys were sent out to clients and 163 were returned for a response rate of 30%. The satisfaction with our services remains high with the majority of respondents rating the […]
Come to our Annual General Meeting on June 8th, 2018. For more information, click here.
Fifty years ago this month Meals on Wheels in Ottawa made its first deliveries. Founded in 1968 by the Ottawa City Union of The International Order of The King’s Daughters and Sons, the program delivered 29 hot meals to 15 people at a cost of 75 cents per meal during the first week of operations. […]