Nutrition & Wellness

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LifeStream has programs available to promote health and wellness among seniors, people with disabilities and their caregivers. These include the  evidence-based wellness programs, nutrition awareness, home safety, our annual Aging Well conference and caregiver support. Our goal is to promote lifelong wellness in mind, body, and spirit. For more information on LifeStream’s wellness programs, please contact Julie Hale, Wellness Manager, by calling 765-759-1121 or email jhale@lifestreaminc.org.

Upcoming wellness events. 

Senior Cafes

We provide lunches on a donation basis (suggested donation of $3.50 for ages 60 and over) at our Senior Cafes in East Central Indiana.  Meals are for those age 60 and older and their spouse, though those younger than 60 can have lunch for $9.50 a meal.  See our list of Senior Cafe sites to schedule a visit; just call 24 hours in advance for a reservation. Plan your visit around your favorite foods and click here: March Cafe Chat, to see what we’re serving today.  We provide more than 60,000 meals a year through our cafe program.  Call 765-759-1121 or 800-589-1121 for more information.

Senior Cafe Sites

Farmers Market Vouchers

The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) provides fresh, unprepared, locally grown fruits, vegetables, and edible herbs to income-eligible seniors. To be eligible for SFMNP, one must be a senior 60 or over, or a designated person with disabilities enrolled at select Area Agency on Aging programs in Indiana. Please check SFMNP Income Guidelines to determine if you are income eligible for this program.

Those that are eligible for this program will receive SFMNP checks to buy fresh, locally grown produce from authorized growers at authorized locations.

We will start distribution for 2017 in June or July of next summer. Please check back for more information on distribution and market locations. To learn more about this program please call 765-759-1121 or email dpierce@lifestreaminc.org.

Home Delivered Meals

We can deliver meals right to your door if you live in East Central Indiana. In fact, we deliver more than 160,000 meals to our clients’ doors each year. Homebound individuals ages 60 and older might qualify to receive a meal at home on a donation basis. Meals are available for delivery for anyone for $8.25. To order home delivery in East Central Indiana, call 800-589-1121.