The Season of Giving

      

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Do your holiday shopping from the comfort of your home. Shop Amazon Smile and 0.5% of all purchases will be donated to Alameda County Meals on Wheels. Enjoy Amazon’s same low prices and convenient shopping experience, and know that every dollar spent helps a senior in need.

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Doll up for the holiday festivities at Shampoo Dolls in San Jose and support Alameda County homebound seniors. On the weekend of 12/12 – 12/14, get a treatment blow out or add a treatment to any service, and Shampoo Dolls will donate the treatment dollars to help Alameda County Meals on Wheels seniors in need! Call 408-297-3858 to learn more and book your appointment today.

Recent Studies

 

Feeding America and the National  Foundation to End Senior Hunger collaborated to bring us this report, highlighting the growing number of food insecure  seniors in America. The study revealed that “4.8 million seniors in America are food insecure, more than double the number in 2001″ and constantly growing.

 

 

An article from SF Gate addresses the issue of loneliness and health for seniors. In a study of 1,600 seniors, the results showed that people who reported feeling lonely were more like to suffer a decline in health.

 

 

 

 


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