Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the non-profit agency proudly serving older adults and individuals with disabilities throughout greater Plymouth County and surrounding towns, has announced special holiday meals will be home delivered to Meals on Wheels recipients in November and December.
In celebration of Thanksgiving, a special Roast Turkey dinner will be home delivered to recipients on Thursday, November 19, 2020. The meal features roast turkey with gravy, stuffing garnish, mashed potatoes, peas with pearl onions, cranberry sauce, cranberry orange loaf, and a pumpkin cookie (or Vanilla Bites) for dessert.
On Wednesday, December 23, 2020, OCES has planned a delicious Holiday Meal featuring baked ham (low sodium) with pineapple sauce, roasted potatoes, Scandinavian vegetables and a snowflake roll along with gingerbread cookies for dessert.
OCES delivers hundreds of nutritious meals each day to adults age 60+ living within 23 communities in greater Plymouth County. These “Meals on Wheels” are planned by a nutritionist, and with the help of hundreds of volunteers, are delivered to individual homes. Grab & Go option is available at designated meal sites by signing up in advance with the local Council on Aging.
The Community Dining and Meals on Wheels menu is published in COA newsletters and on OCES’ website at http://www.ocesma.org/. If you are interested in receiving Meals on Wheels or a sample menu, call OCES at (508) 584-1561.
Please note menus are subject to change.
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.