Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
When are meals delivered?
On Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings, generally before noon.
Can I get 7-day delivery?
Yes, the meals for the non-delivery days are included with your delivery. They will be either hot and can be reheated the next day or a frozen meal will be included.
How do I sign up for meals?
Call the kitchen at 438-8788.
Does MOW deliver in inclement weather?
If the weather is very bad (snow/sleet) the kitchen is closed and all clients are called to let them know there will be no delivery.
How do I reheat my meal?
You can use a microwave oven. If you don't have a microwave you can switch the food to your own plate and warm it in a conventional oven.
What type of milk do you provide?
We can provide skim, 1% or whole milk. If you do not have a preference we provide 1%.
What does lunch consist of?
Sandwich, salad and fruit cup.
What does dinner consist of?
Hot entree, roll, milk, dessert or fresh fruit, juice or soup (seasonal).
Are the containers reusable?
No, they are designed for one use. Please recycle with your other plastics.
What type of sandwiches do you provide?
On a rotational basis we make tuna, chicken, and egg salads, sliced turkey, roast beef and chicken.
What type of bread are your sandwiches on?
White or whole wheat. You can choose which you would like. If you have no preference you will receive both.
Can you deliver the meal to my house and I will deliver it to my parent(s)?
No. It is our policy to deliver the food only to the primary party. If they are uncomfortable answering the door for a MOW volunteer please leave a cooler outside the door and the meal will be placed inside it.
Do I have to be home when the meal is delivered?
No. If you plan to be out just leave a cooler at the door and we will place the meal inside.
I don't like fish. Can you give me something else when it is on the menu for the day?
Yes, we can provide a substitute.