Congregate meals promote good health and good conversations! Congregate meal sites throughout Iowa offer individuals 60 or older and their spouses a delicious meal along with a great opportunity to socialize and learn more about health and wellness.
Find a Congregate Meal Site Near You
Contact your local
Area Agency on Aging to find a congregate meal site near you. Resources
This publication by the National Institute on Aging describes a healthy diet for older adults.
This research brief by the Administration on Aging explains how older adults are benefitting from nutrition programs offered through the Older Americans Act, including the congregate meal program.
This website offers information about hunger among older adults and an interactive map to find a provider of congregate or home-delivered meals near you.
The section of the USDA’s site for Older Adults provides information and resources about healthy eating and aging, special nutrition concerns for older adults, physical activity and more.