Meals on Wheels program extends its reach to pets

Josh Newby of the Council on Aging of West Florida can’t say for sure that senior citizens in need have had more issues affording food for their pets in recent years. But he does know one thing.

“I would say the recent focus on this issue stems from new research showing the positive effects pets have on their human companions,” said Newby, the communications director for the council.

In an effort to help those seniors who have pets but might not always have the funds to feed them, the council announced recently that it received a $2,500 grant from Meals on Wheels America to aid its client pet support program.

Read the full article in the June 29 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at for as little as $38 per year.

Contact Us

Navarre Press

7502 Harvest Village Ct.
Navarre FL 32566

Social Connections

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

Your Name

Your Email


Search in Site

You must be logged in to post a comment Login