Nutrition Programs for Older Adults

Bunch of  carrots San Mateo County's Nutrition Programs for Older Adults provide nutritious meals at group dining sites, such as senior centers, and through home delivery to people who are homebound.  There are a number of group dining sites throughout the County, and current sites are listed below.  Older Americans Act (OAA) funded sites are indicated with an asterisk (*).  Contact the San Mateo County TIES line (1-800-675-8437) for information regarding home-delivered meals.

Where Seniors Can Go for Nutritious Meals in San Mateo County

*OAA funded sites, marked with an *asterisk below, follow specific service delivery guidelines.  The menus at the OAA sites are approved by Registered Dietitians to meet the U.S. Dietary Reference Intakes and are low in fat, sodium and cholesterol.  Meals are provided to individuals sixty years of age or older and to their spouses, as well as adult individuals with disabilities.  The sites identified with an asterisk(*) are funded in part by the OAA, voluntary donations from program participants, fees from non-participants, and funding support from the host organization.  Suggested donation amounts for participants and guest fees are posted at each OAA site.

Contact each location for an up-to-date menu, days and hours of service, and general information about their programs.


Twin Pines Senior Center*
20 Twin Pines Lane, Belmont
(650) 595-7441

Daly City

Doelger Senior Center*
101 Lake Merced Blvd., Daly City
(650) 991-8012

Lincoln Park Community Center*
901 Brunswick St., Daly City
(650) 991-8018

East Palo Alto

East Palo Alto Senior Center*
560 Bell St., EPA
(650) 329-5900

Foster City

Foster City Recreation Program
650 Shell Blvd., Foster City
(650) 286-2585

Half Moon Bay

Senior Coastsiders*
535 Kelly Ave., Half Moon Bay
(650) 726-9056

Menlo Park

Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. Little House
800 Middle Ave., Menlo Park
(650) 326-2025

Menlo Park Senior Center*
110 Terminal Ave., Menlo Park
(650) 330-2280


Pacifica Senior Services*
540 Crespi Dr. Highway 1, Pacifica
(650) 738-7350

Redwood City

Fair Oaks Adult Activities Center*
2600 Middlefield Rd., Redwood City
(650) 780-7525

Redwood City Veterans Memorial Senior Center
1455 Madison Ave., Redwood City
(650) 780-7259

San Bruno

San Bruno Senior Center*
1555 Crystal Springs Rd., San Bruno
(650) 616-7150

San Carlos

San Carlos Adult Community Center
601 Chestnut St., San Carlos
(650) 802-4384

San Mateo

City of San Mateo Senior Center
2645 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo
(650) 522-7490

City of San Mateo Martin Luther King Center*
725 Monte Diablo, San Mateo
(650) 522-7490

Self Help for the Elderly*
50 East 5th Ave., San Mateo
(650) 342-0822

South San Francisco

Magnolia Senior Center
601 Grand Ave., South San Francisco
(650) 829-3820

The Help at Home Directory lists information on the whole range of home and community-based services available in San Mateo County.