Is the Meals on Wheels Program still running? Yes, we are delivering 5 meals per week within a 3 day schedule. Eligibility requires that a resident is 60 years of age or over and homebound. Caregivers and the person they are caring for are eligible. Each meal is a suggested donation of $3.
I need food. What do I do? We are offering food pantry services by appointment. Please call 413-565-4150 to make an appointment. The only eligibility requirement is Longmeadow residency.
I need someone to shop for me! Can you help me? Yes, we are keeping a list of volunteers who have been background checked and are willing to help get you the essentials. Call to work out the details. 413-565-4150
I received a notice about my SNAP or other benefits. Can someone help with this? Yes, call 413-565-4150. Someone will return your call. Please be patient, we are returning calls remotely. We can help you over the phone.
Can I still schedule a SHINE appointment to help with Medicare issues? Yes, we are scheduling phone appointments. Please call to make an appointment 413-565-4150.
Is there a FOLOCA or COA Board Meeting this month? No, they are both cancelled for April.
I’d like to donate to the food pantry, how do I do that? Make a monetary donation to the "Town of Longmeadow" with Food Pantry written in the memo line. Drop in the mail to Longmeadow Town Hall, 20 Williams Street, Longmeadow, MA 01106, or in the mail slot to the right of the front door to Town Hall. Be sure to clearly designate Food Pantry on the donation.
Are we having any April programs? The Voice for April was sent out with programs scheduled optimistically, but the Adult Center continues to be closed to the public until further notice. However, we have moved many of the programs online! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to our email list.
Carol Haddad has worked tirelessly to continue with her Silver Sneakers classes! If you have not heard from Carol but are interested in the Strength/Balance or Functional Fitness classes, you may reply to this email. Thank you, Carol!
How can I help from home? Check in on your friends via the telephone or FaceTime. If you have Facebook, please "like" us on Facebook. Every interaction, such as a "like" or "comment" or "I’m going" to an event helps us share our programs with others who may not have seen them. Invite your friends to "like" the page and invite them to the online events! Reply to this email if you do not have Facebook but would like to try to set it up and Lindsay can help you.