Senior Citizens Nutrition Program

As of March 18, 2020, all recreational facilities and offices are closed to the public. Kern County Nutrition will provide lunches to seniors outside of Jefferson Center. If you have any questions, please feel free to leave a message and a staff member will return your call as soon as possible. Thank you.

📍 Facility Address
Jefferson Center, 436 Jefferson St. Delano, CA 93215 

🍎 Kern County Senior Nutrition Program This program provides qualifying low-income individuals with groceries/food bank assistance. View more information on Supplemental Food Assistance. Lunch meals are served at the Jefferson Center and delivers are available to some households. 24-hour meal reservation is required. Monday reservations must be made on Friday. 

🍱 Meal Prices
Seniors (55+) $3.00 suggested donation. | Non-Seniors $6.00 fee 
📆 Meal Days & Time
Monday – Friday, @ 11:45am - 12:30pm
Meal Menus 

🚖 Transportation
City of Delano Transit Department is available for one way or discounted rate round trip pick-up. Delano Transit Dept.: (661) 721-3333

🏢 Kern County Aging and Adult Services
5357 Truxtun Ave. (just east of Mohawk) Bakersfield, CA 93309
Phone: (661) 868-1000
Email: nutritioninfo@kerncounty.com  
Delano Nutrition Program Coordinator: Katrecia Short: (661) 868-0973

🚛 Meals on Wheels
These home-delivered meals are available to persons 60 years or older who are homebound (by reason of illness, incapacitation, disability or isolation) and unable to leave their homes to participate in the congregate meals. View more information on Meals on Wheels.
Meals on Wheels Intake Form

🍌Supplemental Food Assistance (Groceries)
This program provides qualifying low-income individuals with groceries/food bank assistance. View more information onSupplemental Food Assistance.