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Meals-on-wheels are a major part of the Ethos Nutrition Program. People 60 or over in southwest Boston, Allston and Brighton who are unable to easily leave the house and cannot prepare a nutritious meal, are eligible for the program.


Ethos requests a donation of $2.00 per meal and sends a reminder each month.

Meals On Wheels

According to the 2011 National Survey of Older Americans Act Program Participants conducted for the U.S. Administration on Aging:

  • 83% of clients say Meals On Wheels helps them eat healthier
  • 87% say Meals On Wheels helps improve their health
  • 90% say Meals On Wheels helps them feel more secure
  • 92% say Meals On Wheels means they can continue to live in their own home
  • 88% rate Meals On Wheels service as good to excellen

Contact Ethos at 617.522.6700 for more information.