Meals on Wheels Raffle

Download the Raffle List 2019 Form to bid on the items listed below as well as many more great items and gift certificates!  $1 buys one chance in the drawing for the items you select! #2 P. Buckley Moss print Spring at Humpback Bridge #7 Danbury Mint’s Statue of Liberty #9 Cindy McDaniel’s Art Piece […]

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Age-Friendly Roanoke Neighborhood Survey

AARP, the Local Office on Aging, and Age-Friendly Roanoke Sponsor Age-Friendly Roanoke Neighborhood Survey   In December 2017, the City of Roanoke became part of a global network of communities committed to providing older residents the opportunity to live rewarding, productive, and safe lives by earning AARP’s Age-Friendly City designation. The accomplishment recognizes the City […]

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Age Friendly Community

In February 2018, the LOA and AARP presented Roanoke Mayor Sherman Lea with the city’s enrollment certificate in the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities. “We are committed to our senior population and making our community friendly to people of all ages,” the mayor said. At an event at Roanoke City Hall with the Local Office […]

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LOA announces elder justice alliance

The Local Office on Aging in conjunction with many like-minded organizations throughout the Fifth Planning District of Virginia, are excited to announce the formation of an Elder Justice Alliance.  The alliance will meet monthly to address elder abuse issues that are in danger of falling through the cracks. The Alliance will hold a formal presentation […]

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Let’s Do Lunch

Our Veterans are hungry too. Each day, Meals on Wheels will deliver 590 meals and companionship to needy seniors in the Roanoke Valley and Alleghany Highlands.  Help us to continue the daily meal delivery so NO SENIOR GOES HUNGRY. Tickets on the day of are $20! Delivery is CLOSED.  We cannot accept any more delivery […]

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