Detailed resources answering your questions about COVID-19
Information to assist the senior nutrition program network as they provide vital
services for older adults during the COVID-19 emergency and recovery phases
Providing Nutritious Meals
Providing nutritious meals is one of the key purposes of the Older Americans Act
Nutrition Program. This section includes resources focused on providing healthy
food, addressing food insecurity and malnutrition, ensuring food safety, and
examples of programming best practices and innovations.
Supporting health and well-being is one of the key goals of the Older Americans Act
Nutrition Program. Resources include caregiver resources, virtual service delivery
ideas, information to increase professional knowledge and examples of programming
best practices and innovation
Promoting socialization is one of the key objectives of the Older Americans Act
Nutrition Program. Staying at home and social distancing are critical to avoiding
exposure to the COVID-19 virus, but social isolation and loneliness can be a devastating
result. Resources include virtual service delivery ideas, information to increase
professional knowledge, and examples of programming best practices and innovations.
Providing resources to support Aging Network organizations at all levels to develop
strategic approaches to COVID-19 emergency and recovery operations. Includes the ACL
guidance and resources from federal and network organizations components of the COVID-19
Title IIIC Survival Guide, to assist you with addressing a variety of participant issues
during COVID-19 and transition processes for on-site programs.