Meal preparation, food resources, and senior centers.
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Also see: Food Pantries listed under Emergency Assistance.
(Choosing Healthy Appetizing Meal Plan
Solutions for Seniors)
The Johnson County Area Agency on Aging
(in partnership with Hy-Vee grocery stores)
provides nutritious meals
seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
in the dining area of local Hy-Vee grocery stores.
Individuals age 60 or older (and their spouses) may enroll
and receive a CHAMPSS card to participate.
The suggested contribution is $3.50 per meal.
To learn more or to enroll, call 913-715-8894 or click here.
Senior Neighborhood Centers:
The Johnson County Area Agency on Aging provides
nutritious meals served at 11:30 a.m. and
friendship, recreation, education, fitness,
and socialization opportunities at six senior centers
to individuals age 60 or older (and their spouses),
Monday through Friday (except holidays).
The suggested contribution is $3.00.
Call the center of your choice by 11:00 a.m.,
one day in advance, to make a reservation.
De Soto Neighborhood Center
De Soto Community Center
32905 W. 84th St
De Soto, KS 66018
Gardner Neighborhood Center
Gardner Community Center
128 E. Park St.
Gardner, KS 66030
Lenexa Neighborhood Center
Lenexa Senior Center
13425 Walnut St.
Lenexa, KS 66215
Merriam/Shawnee Neighborhood Center
Merriam Community Center
5701 Merriam Drive
Merriam, KS 66203
Overland Park Neighborhood Center
Matt Ross Community Center
8101 Marty St.
Overland Park, KS 66204
Spring Hill Neighbors’ Place
Spring Hill Civic Center
401 N. Madison St.
Spring Hill, KS 66083
DISH (Dinner Is Solved at Hy-Vee)
(Prepack your own freezer meals.
Hy-Vee grocery store program
reserves space for groups of
6 or more to select recipes,
split the grocery bill, and
prepare 10 family-size meals together
in less than 2 hours. Hy-Vee does
the shopping & cleaning.)
Olathe Hy-Vee 135th St 913-780-9339
Olathe Hy-Vee 119th St 913-393-4150
Lenexa Hy-Vee 87th St 913-438-8308
6517 W. 119th St
Overland Park, KS 66209
(A variety of dinners available for pickup, freezing,
and cooking at home.)
Harvesters—The Community Food Network
3801 Topping Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64129
Harvesters’ services for seniors include
Senior Mobile Food Pantries, Senior Food Commodities (CSFP),
and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
application assistance. Federal nutrition assistance programs,
such as SNAP, are Harvesters’ partners in feeding the hungry.
Harvesters' SNAP Outreach Team helps individuals
determine if they are eligible for SNAP benefits and
assist with the completion & filing of the SNAP application.
SNAP hotline: 877-653-9522
(The) Heritage Center
5801 W. 115th St., Suite 103
Overland Park, KS 66211
(A program for members of the Jewish Community Center
including kosher lunch and activities for seniors age 65+.
Members can be non-Jewish.)
8219 Corinth Mall
Prairie Village, KS 66208
(Home dinner preparation.)
Johnson County Meals on Wheels
11811 S. Sunset Drive, Suite 1300
Olathe, KS 66061
The Johnson County Nutrition Program volunteers
deliver hot, nutritious meals to individuals
age 60 or older (and their spouses) who are
homebound for reasons of health or disability.
To start 913-715-8861
Client line: 913-715-8896
Volunteer line: 913-715-8895
Ankeny, Iowa 50021
(A week’s worth of meals delivered
fresh nationwide. Contracts with
providers across the United States)
Shawnee Mission Meals on Wheels
8029 Overland Park Drive
Overland Park, KS 66204
(Boundaries: 47th St on the North,
I-435 on the South & West,
Stateline on the East.
Age 18 and older. Monday-Friday.
$3.50 per meal or apply for subsidy. Pay monthly.
Sponsored by Overland Park Presbyterian Church.)