The Johnson County CHAMPSS (Choosing Healthy Appetizing Meal Plan Solutions for Seniors) program has launched participant enrollments online due to Covid-19.
Through the program, aging adults 60 years or older or married to someone 60 years or older are eligible to get a hot meal at six participating Hy-Vee stores for a suggested donation of $4.
Prospective participants can go to jocogov.org/dept/human-services/area-agency- aging/nutrition-services/champss and view a video to learn about the program and follow the instructions for enrollment.
CHAMPSS is offered through the Older Americans Act and the Johnson County AAA Nutrition Program in partnership with Hy-Vee stores in Lenexa, Olathe, Overland Park, Prairie Village, Mission and Shawnee.
Aging adults may receive a meal seven days a week in the dining area of the grocery store or for carry out.
The CHAMPSS office number is 913-715-8894.