Home Delivered Meals

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Tuesday, 08 November 2011 16:05

Home Delivered Meals

The Senior Center provides home delivered lunches to seniors that are assessed as homebound and unable to prepare meals for themselves.  The same criteria are followed on the age requirements as is for congregate meals.  The meals are the same meals served in our congregate setting.  Food is delivered in a plastic, re-usable tray that can be reheated in the microwave or the oven, between 10:30am and 12:15pm, Monday through Friday.  Weekend meals are frozen and delivered on Fridays to seniors who have been assessed at-risk.  The Center delivers to seniors in the Village of Columbus three days a week. A frozen meal is delivered to this location for Tuesday and Thursday.

To qualify for this service, a nutrition screening assessment is performed.  There must also be no other means of preparing meals in the home. If you, or someone you know, is homebound, age 60 or older and are unable to prepare meals, call the Center at (575) 546-8823 and ask for Julie Bolton.  Her e-mail address is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 

Call us at (575) 546-8823 or contact The Deming Senior Center today!

Last Updated ( Thursday, 04 April 2013 16:24 )

Robert L. Beckett Senior Complex

SunsetThe Deming Luna County Commission on Aging, Inc. (COA) manages the Deming Senior and the Deming Luna County Adult Day Care Facility.  The Building was named "The Robert L. Beckett Senior Complex" in honor of former Deming Mayor, Robert Beckett.  The late Mr. Beckett served on the Board of Directors of the Commission on Aging for eight years, three of which he served as Chairman.  For many years he played a critical role through his advocacy efforts in obtaining funding for the services and programs provided to the senior citizens of Luna County, as well as in the massive expansion of the Center performed in 2001/2002.  In 2008, Mr. Beckett was named Outstanding Senior Citizen in the state of New Mexico by the Aging and Long Term Service Department.

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Our Mission

The Deming Luna County Commission on Aging is a non-profit corporation governed by a Board of Directors and Executive Director, Barbara Rios. Our mission is to promote independence, preserve dignity, and enhance life quality for a diverse population of older adults and people with disabilities.  Our purpose is to provide services and programs to senior citizens, 60 years of age and older living in the City of Deming, Village of Columbus and Luna County. The Commission on Aging has been providing services to senior citizens in Luna County for over 35 years.

 

Telephone:     (575) 546-8823
Fax:     (575) 546-4076
Email: demsrcnt@qwestoffice.net
Find us: The Deming Senior Center Map