The development and integration of meal preparation and food delivery systems can both optimize the quality of the meals served to your clients and maximize the safety of the provided foods.

Older Americans Act Nutrition Programs Evaluation: Meal Cost Analysis

November 9, 2015

Nutrition Service Programs (NSP), administered by the Administration on Aging (AOA) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) under the Older Americans Act (OAA), represents a key component of America’s strategy for ensuring that the health and social needs of older adults are adequately met…. Read more »

Process Evaluation of Older Americans Act Title III-C Nutrition Services Program

November 9, 2015

The mission of the AoA, now a part of DHHS’s Administration for Community Living, is to develop a comprehensive, coordinated, and cost-effective system of long-term care that helps older adults maintain their dignity in their homes and communities. As part of its ongoing efforts to support program planning, improve program efficiency, and strengthen program effectiveness,… Read more »

What Are the Components of a Quality Nutrition Program? Part 1 (Slides)

September 15, 2015

A slide deck from the first webinar in our series. Description: Quality nutrition programs are an essential part of current and future home and community based service systems. Over 4,000 Older Americans Act Nutrition Programs are implemented in states and local communities throughout the U.S. These programs serve a diverse population, address hunger and food insecurity… Read more »

LifeCare Alliance, serving more than just a meal, a CHOICE.

April 16, 2015

LifeCare Alliance offers seven choices of meals for our Meals-on-Wheels clients and has 20 dining centers to choose from for the more mobile clients. Our mission is, “LifeCare Alliance leads our community in identifying and delivering health and nutrition services to meet the community’s changing needs. Diversity and changing demographics is how we nourish the… Read more »

Sample Home-Delivered Meal Label

April 17, 2015

Sample home-delivered meal label, showing the reheating instructions, delivery date, menu, nutrition facts, and the meal label.