Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the non-profit agency proudly serving older adults and individuals with disabilities throughout greater Plymouth County and surrounding communities, will offer special holiday meals at several community dining sites in November.
OCES has planned delicious meals in celebration of Thanksgiving, which will be served at noon at the following community dining sites:
A “Thanksgiving Day Special” will be served at the Kingston Senior Center, 30 Evergreen Street, Kingston on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 The meal features roasted turkey breast with giblet gravy, savory stuffing, whipped potato, cranberry sauce, parslied buttered carrots, corn bread and apple pie (or diet cinnamon apple slices) for dessert.
A “Home Cooked Special” of homemade pot roast with gravy, mashed potatoes, zucchini and tomatoes, whole wheat dinner roll with butter, and chocolate eclairs (or diet sugar-free chocolate pudding) for dessert will be served on the following dates:
On Monday, November 25, 2019 at the Wareham Council on Aging (COA), 48 Marion Road, Wareham.
On Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at the Brockton COA, 10 Father Kenney Way, Brockton.
On Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at the Kingston Senior Center, 30 Evergreen Street, Kingston.
Reservations are required and may be made by calling each town’s COA directly.
Daily Meals at Community Dining Sites
OCES’ community dining sites provide hot, nutritious noontime meals Monday through Friday to adults age 60+ and individuals with disabilities under the age of 60. Meals are planned by a nutritionist and meet one-third of the Recommended Daily Allowance for major nutrients. The meals do not include high sodium foods and no salt is added. Low-fat milk is provided.
Community dining information is published in COA newsletters and on OCES’ website at http://www.ocesma.org/. A sample menu may be requested by calling OCES at (508) 584-1561.
Founded in 1974, OCES proudly serves greater Plymouth County and surrounding communities. OCES is a private, non-profit organization headquartered in Brockton with a second office in Plymouth. OCES is designated as one of 25 Aging Services Access Points (ASAPs) in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. OCES’ mission is to support the independence and dignity of older adults and individuals with disabilities by providing essential information and services that promote healthy and safe living. The agency offers a number of programs to serve older adults, individuals with disabilities, their families and caregivers. For more information call 508-584-1561 or visit www.ocesma.org.