meals on wheels(redirected from Meals-on-Wheels)
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meals on wheelsDeliveries of pre-cooked meals to the homes of people who are housebound and/or are unable to prepare meals and/or cook for themselves, which, in the UK, may be provided to individuals after a formal needs assessment by social services.
Meals on Wheels
Programs that provide to the elderly and infirmed home-delivered meals that meet federally mandated criteria.