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HHS and USDA Release New Dietary Guidelines to Encourage Healthy Eating Patterns to Prevent Chronic Diseases

View the news release by clicking here.


Meals on Wheels America

This is a national association made up of thousands of Meals on Wheels programs across the country, including Food & Friends.  Moving to a new area?  Have a loved one in another city that needs meals?  Meals on Wheels America has a great tool you can use to search for local programs by zip code.* 

*Hint: if you don't know the zipcode for a city, you can visit United States Postal Service website and use their "Look Up a ZIP Code" tool.

Health and Nutrition Topics

Below are links to documents or websites containing helpful information for older adults including safety, healthy living, as well as nutrition tips or other articles of interest.

Nutrition for Life: Healthy Aging -
Includes the following topics:

Nutrition for Seniors

Nutrition for Older Men
Healthy Eating for Older Adults

USDA Fact Sheets - At-Risk Populations

Food Safety for Older Adults 
Food Safety for Diabetics
Older Adults and Food Safety

En Español:
Las Personas Mayores Necesitan ser Juiciosas en Materia de Inocuidad Alimentaria

La Inocuidad Alimentaria Para las Personas de Edad Avanzada 

Mas Hojas Informativas


Nutrition, Food & Health Articles for Older Adults

This site offers many different articles that show how important nutrition is to overall health, especially for seniors.


10 Tips Nutrition Education Series

When you visit this link, choose "Older Adults" from the drop down menu labeled "Audience."  A variety of nutrition topics are available, many in Spanish as well as English.

Related Links   

              Information for Food Handlers
              Food Safety Manual - Your Self-Training Manual

          En Español:
              Seguridad de los alimientos - su manual de autocapacitación



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