What is Mobile Meals?
Mobile Meals is a service provided by
Lima Memorial Health System and its Auxiliary. Its purpose is to
deliver tasty, well-balanced meals to those who are unable to
prepare meals for themselves. You must live in the city of
Lima or one the four surrounding townships (American, Shawnee,
Perry or Bath) to be eligible for the service.
Who plans and prepares the
All meals are planned and prepared by
the Food and Nutrition Department of Lima Memorial Health System
from the regular hospital menus. A diet order (choice of five
available diets) is obtained from each subscriber's physician. All
food for these diets is prepared with no added salt, fats, or
How much do the meals cost?
The cost of mobile meals is $7.50 per
day. A monthly bill is sent out during the first week of every
month. This bill is for everyday in which a meal was received
during the pervious month.
Who delivers the
Meals are delivered Monday through
Friday, with the exception of major holidays, by friendly Lima
Memorial Volunteers. They will deliver them directly to your
doorstep. If weather conditions would not permit us to
deliver them, we will ask TV and radio stations to announce the
cancellation for that day.
What types of meals are
Breakfast items are delivered once a
week on Mondays. Margarine is provided once a month on the first
Monday. A rotating menu cycleee may include the following meal
||Juice, Cereal, Bread Milk
A Hot Meal or Sandwich
How do I sign up for mobile meals?
If you would like to participate in out Mobile Meals program,
please call the Mobile Meals Office at (419) 226-5057. Office
Hours are from 8a.m. to 4:30p.m., Monday through Friday.
There may be a waiting a waiting list, so we encourage you to call
ahead to subscribe if you have a tentative start date.
At Lima Memorial, our mission is to improve the quality of life in
out communities through comprehensive health services. Our Mobile
meals program is just one way we help those in need in our
Meals are served in these convenient microwavable