Mobile Meals is a not-for-profit program of the Auxiliary at Highland Park Hospital that delivers nutritious meals to your door. The program has been in existence since 1980 and serves the communities of Highland Park, Deerfield, Glencoe and Highwood. 

FAQs

Q: Who Can Qualify to ReceiveMobile Meals?
A: Mobile Meals will deliver, regardless of age or income, to individuals who meet
the following criteria:

     • Homebound
     • Cannot shop or cook for themselves
     • At nutritional risk
     • In need of help on a short-term basis after hospitalization or illness

Q: My doctor has recommended that I maintain a specific diet, can the meals be customized?
A: Somewhat. Our menu is based on the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) nutrition guidelines and we make every effort to accommodate special dietary needs such as Diabetes and lactose intolerance.

Q: When are the meals delivered?
A: Meals are delivered by Hospital Volunteers, Monday through Friday between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. except for the following holidays: New Year’s Day (January 1), Memorial Day, Independence Day (July 4), Labor Day, Thanksgiving or Christmas (December 25). 

Q: What is the cost for the meals?
A: $17.50 for 5 hot meals or $25.00 for 5 hot and 5 cold meals.

For More Information or to enroll in the Mobile Meals Program call 847.480.2727 or email mrwresource@northshore.org.

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