204 East 6th Avenue
Ellensburg, WA 98926
509.925.6688

Senior Nutrition

Elmview's Senior Nutrition Program provides meals to Kittitas County seniors age 60 and older. We offer hot, home delivered meals to those not able to come to the meal sites. Frozen meals are provided for the days that hot meals are not delivered.

Our program promotes health and independence for persons age 60 or older by offering nutritious meals, nutritional counseling, and opportunities for social interaction.

Eligibility:

  Homebound
  Meet the vulnerability criteria
  Lack of an informal support system
 

Funding comes from:

  Voluntary contributions from participants
  United Way of Kittitas Count
  Southeast WA Aging Long and Term Care
 

Locations:

  The Adult Activity Center in Ellensburg and
  The Centennial Center in Cle Elum

All menus and recipes are developed by a nutritionist to ensure that nutritional requirements are met. The nutritionist also provides nutritional classes.

To Sign up or Volunteer
Email: mow@elmview.org
Ellensburg: 509-933-3333
Upper County: 509-674-7530

***Participant Intake Form***

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

*First Name *Last Name *Last four digits of SS#
*Address *City State *Zip
*Telephone *Email  
 
Caucasian
African American
Hispanic
AM Indian/Alaskan Native
Asian/Pacific Island
Other/Unknown

Emergency Contact:
Name Relationship Telephone
Personal Care Doctor Telephone Hospital

1. Has changed eating habits due to illness or medical condition.
2. Eats fewer than 2 meals per day.
3. Eats few fruits , vegetables or milk products.
4. Has 3 or more drinks of beer, liquor or wine almost every day.
5. Has tooth or mouth problems which make it hard to eat.
6. Doesn't always have enough money to buy food.
8. Takes 3 or more prescribed or over-the-counter medications daily.
9. Has lost or gained 10 lbs. or more in the last six months without wanting to.
10. Is unable to shop, cook or feed him or herself.
 
Special diet requirements or restrictions:

Activities of Daily Living (Check if Assistance Needed):
Eating
Dressing
Bathing
Toileting
Transfer In & out of bed/chair
Walking
 
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living:
Preparing Meals
Heavy Housework
Shopping
Light Housework
Medication Mgt.
Money Mgt.
Using Telephone