Meals on Wheels San Diego County is taking precautionary measures to ensure the safety of our clients and volunteers, such as wearing face masks/facial coverings and observing social distancing. All COVID-19 protocols will be explained during our volunteer training. 

Due to COVID-19, Meals on Wheels San Diego County is seeing an amazing influx of willing volunteers. We appreciate your eagerness to help San Diego County seniors and disabled veterans. We will do our best to get you delivering meals as soon as possible!


  • Minimum twice per month commitment 
  • Delivery time is approximately 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m
  • Choice of delivery days: Monday-Saturday
  • Assigned routes close to home or businesses


  • Valid driver's license
  • Proof of auto insurance
  • Smartphone/device to use our Mobile Meals App
  • Children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a licensed adult
  • Must pass live scan ($10.00 fee) NOTE: Background checks/live scans are not needed for anyone who has had them done previously through an employer or organization within the last two years and individuals under 18 years of age.
  • Complete our volunteer training

Meals on Wheels San Diego County does not accept volunteers needing court ordered hours.


FAQs here: MOWSDC FAQ Page

Review the volunteer handbook here: Meals on Wheels San Diego County Volunteer Handbook

For additional information on Meal Delivery or to become a Meal Delivery volunteer for Meals on Wheels San Diego County, please contact our Volunteer Manager, Gina Gonzales, at or 619-278-4011.





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Meals on Wheels San Diego County, has a policy of non-discrimination in all programs and services. No one shall be excluded on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, marital status, veteran and military status or disability unless required by the eligibility guidelines for services.

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