Healthy, nourishing meals
delivered by a caring volunteer
About Meals on Wheels
Meals on Wheels of Johnson & Ellis Counties is a community-based, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that serves homebound seniors and disabled persons throughout Johnson and Ellis counties. Established in 1976, the organization currently serves more than 1,200 people a year in a two-county service area that covers more than 1,700 square miles. The philosophy of Meals on Wheels is simple. Emphasis is placed on individuals versus numbers; communities as opposed to governmental boundaries; and timely services versus waiting lists.
Our Mission: Meals on Wheels of Johnson & Ellis Counties serves the children of yesterday by helping needy homebound elderly and disabled persons remain independent and healthy in their homes by providing home-delivered meals, daily personal contact, and support for individuals and their families.
Our Vision: To make a difference in the lives of the needy, homebound elderly and disabled persons throughout Johnson and Ellis counties by eliminating hunger and food insecurity.
Our Belief: Relationship, Generosity, Impact
We: Nourish Lives, Enable Independence, Care for Our Seniors
Communities We Serve
Johnson County: Alvarado, Briaroaks, Burleson, Cleburne, Coyote Flats, Cross Timbers, Crowley, Egan, Godley, Grandview, Joshua, Keene, Lillian, Mansfield, Rio Vista, Sand Flat, Venus
Ellis County: Alma, Avalon, Bardwell, Bristol, Ennis, Ferris, Forreston, Garrett, Italy, Maypearl, Midlothian, Milford, Oak Leaf, Ovilla, Palmer, Pecan Hill, Red Oak, Rockett, Sardis, Telico, Waxahachie