March 29, 2020 – COLUMBIA, SC. Senior Resources served over 10,000 hot meals to Richland County senior citizens last week when we launched our Emergency Senior Nutrition Program in response to the COVID-19 crisis. This week, we will continue the service of providing any senior citizen in Richland County five free meals per week, at a first come, first serve basis, at four locations throughout the county. Drive thru service will be offered for meal pick-up from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Each vehicle will be permitted to pick up two meal packs which will include five meals per pack.
Please continue to refer to our website (www.seniorresourcesinc.org) for the most up-to-date information on our drive-thru Emergency Nutrition Program distribution locations. Meal pick-up will continue to run on the Monday, Wednesday and Friday schedule from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m in the following weeks.
Individuals without internet service can call the United Way helpline (2-1-1) for the latest on meal pick-up locations.
With our clients being at the forefront of the COVID-19 crisis, we are committed to staying open at Senior Resources and providing local senior citizens the services they need. If you are looking for ways to help our local senior citizens during this crisis, you can contribute a monetary donation to our COVID-19 Disaster Relief Fund located on our website at: https://seniorresourcesinc.salsalabs.org/covid-1…/index.html or you can mail in a donation and mark it for the disaster relief fund.
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