How to Apply

Meals on Wheels Rowan seeks to serve those homebound seniors who will benefit from our home-delivered meal service. 
If you know of someone who needs Meals on Wheels, please contact us by phone at 704-633-0352 or by email at


Our services are available to residents of Rowan County 60 years of age or older who are homebound as the result of age or illness.  Homebound disabled individuals under the age of 60 may qualify.  Recipients mostly live alone and are elderly, handicapped, or ill of health and unable to prepare food for themselves.  Eligible individuals are of various incomes and ages.  Meals on Wheels Rowan does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, color, gender, disability, or national origin.  If you have questions about who is eligible, please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions page.  To refer an individual, please complete and submit either the online or the printable version of the Participant Application Form by clicking on the links below.  You may also make a referral by phone.

How to Apply or Refer an Individual for Service

Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for information about the meals and the cost of service.  Complete and submit the Participant Application Form at one of the links below and a representative will contact you.

Participant Application Form (Online)

Participant Application Form (Printable)*  Please download, print, and mail the printable form.  You may also drop the form off at our office.

*Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader, available for free here.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Meals on Wheels Rowan
PO Box 1914
Salisbury, NC  28145

Office Location

1307 S. Salisbury Avenue
Spencer, NC  28159

Referrals By Phone

Referrals may be made by phone. Please call the Meals on Wheels Rowan office at 704-633-0352.
The following information is required to submit a referral by phone.

  • Your contact information:  Name, Phone, and Email Address (if applicable)
  • Referred Individuals Information:
    • Name
    • Address (Street, City, and Zip Code)
    • Phone Number
    • Date of Birth
    • Health limitations/issues that prevent them from preparing meals
    • Emergency contact (Name and Phone)
    • Who we should speak with to schedule an appointment (Name and Phone)