Quality Nutrition Services for Senior Nutrition Programs 101 – Extended Brief

“Times…they are changing” may be a cliché, but it is true, and the changing times affect how nutrition programs function every day and their need to change to meet both current and future needs. This brief will address components of quality nutrition services and provide key insights that demonstrates that the Older Americans Act Nutrition Program (OAA NP) provides quality products and services. It will also address some aspects of the role that the OAA NP may play in home and community-based services (HCBS) and health care.

Meals on Wheels America has hosted the National Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging (NRCNA) as part of a cooperative agreement since 2011 with the Administration for Community Living (ACL) ending on December 31, 2020. Please stay tuned for future updates as website changes are coming soon.