How Can an Elderly Person Qualify to Receive Meals on Wheels?

In order to qualify for the meals on wheels food delivery program, seniors must be at least 60 years of age, be home bound or have a disability that limits mobility outside the home. Meals on wheels offers funded and paid meal service. Low-income seniors living in urban or rural areas, and seniors facing the prospect of living in a senior care facility, can apply for government-funded meals through local assistance programs.