Upstate SC ADRC

Nutrition Program FAQs


Frequently asked questions about nutrition


What is the nutrition program?
This program is funded under Title III-C of the federal Older Americans Act, and state and local funds.

Who is eligible to attend?
Persons 60 years of age or older, and their spouses of any age.

What happens at a nutrition program site?
In addition to a noon meal and socialization, programs and activities are planned such as
structured fitness and exercises classes; day trips and outings to local points of interest;
educational programming; fun and games, computer classes; music and dance; language classes; arts and crafts; among other creative programs.

What is the cost?
Contributions are accepted toward the cost of the meal, which are put back into the program to purchase additional meals.

What are the hours of operation?
Usually, Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Where are the programs located?
In such places as senior centers, churches, and recreation centers.

How do I find a location in my area?
Contact one of the following service providers in the county in which you live: