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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Senior Programs Continues Drive-Through and Home-Delivered Meal Service Until Further Notice

A police officer carries a box of food to a resident's car

The City of Las Cruces Senior Programs will continue to follow the Governor’s  ‘stay-at-home’ order until further notice to combat the spread of COVID-19.  We will continue to provide essential meal services,   We are taking precautionary measures to ensure every person’s well-being based on the Governor’s recommendation that large public gatherings be avoided, particularly for individual with high-risk medical conditions.   

  • Participants in the congregate lunch program will continue to receive scheduled meals Monday-Friday at Munson, Eastside, Benavidez, and Frank O’Brien Papen Centers between the hours of 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in a drive-through setting.  
  • Participants in the congregate lunch will continue to receive scheduled meals on Tuesday - Friday at Sage Café between the hours of 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in a drive-through setting. 
  • Please continue to make reservations and cancellations by calling (575)528-3012.   
  • Entrance and Exit points will be designated for participants to drive up and receive a meal.  
  • Home-based Respite Care will continue to be provided until further notice. 
  • Suspension of grandparent program support group.
  • Suspension of all recreational activities.
  • Case Management Service, daily well-being checks, and assistance will continue to be available via phone.
  • The food distribution program in partnership with Casa de Peregrinos will take place as scheduled in a drive-through setting. 

For additional information please call (575)528-3000.

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