Home Delivery brings food to low-income Cambridge residents who cannot access food pantries due to illness or disability.
We deliver 40-45 pounds of food, including fresh produce, twice per month to each of 90-100 households. Clients are either seniors and/or people with disabilities, and are unable to access traditional food pantries due to their illness or disability.
Unlike meals-on-wheels programs, Home Delivery brings groceries to our clients, so that the recipients can cook their own food. It gives seniors and people with disabilities more control over their meals, while providing a supportive service that helps them to stay in their own homes.
110-120 clients served each month
Two deliveries per client per month
35-40 pounds of food in each delivery
50% of the food delivered is fresh produce
Click here for the application for the Cambridge Home Delivery Program for homebound residents.
Haga clic aqui para la solicitud en español
Applicants must live in Cambridge, and because of a disability or impairment, be unable to use existing food pantries. Applicants must qualify as low-income under HUD guidelines (less than $34,250 per year for one person).
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