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Home Delivered Meals: A nutritious meal is delivered to older adults (60+) who are confined to their homes and unable to prepare themselves a nutritious meal for various health reasons. A registered dietician plans the meal served. The meal pattern consists of: Meat/Meat alternate, Vegetables & Fruits ½ cup servings, Bread or Alternate, ½ pint Milk, Dessert, and Margarine. The meal meets 1/3 of the Recommended Dietary Allowance for their age group.Meals are packaged to maintain appropriate temperatures during delivery. The nutritious meal enables the participants to remain independent and stay in their own homes.
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ETHRA. contracts with Knoxville-Knox County CAC, Douglas Cherokee Economic Authority, Mid-East CAC and Blount County CAC to serve the additional region.
Federal funds are made available through the Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disabilities, State of Tennessee, United States Department of Agriculture, Participant Contributions, and In-Kind.
Claiborne County, Campbell County, Anderson County, Morgan County, Scott County, Union County