Save Our Seniors (S.O.S)
Mending the Gap seeks to meet the growing needs of our seniors in Gwinnett County by providing toiletries/personal care items, cleaning supplies and food each month.
Our Monthly Distributions Include:
Cleaning Products: Laundry and dish detergents, paper towels, softener, garbage bags, bathroom cleaner, disinfectant wipes, and spray cleaners.
Toiletries/Personal Care Items: Toilet tissue, tissues, denture cleaner, mouthwash, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, soap, depends/adult diapers and pads, shaving cream, socks, etc.
Food: Ensure, Glucerna, diabetic shakes, oatmeal, grits, hot chocolate, tea, soup, fruit cups, chili, pasta, frozen or fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, fish, and eggs.
We welcome donations of these items!
This program is a supplement to low-income seniors in our local community -- Those who find it difficult to purchase these items on a regular basis and do not have means of transportation.
Seniors living in low and subsidized housing and Extended Stay motels and seniors who are raising their grandchildren.
Note that we do not have a waiting list for services, and there are no costs involved.
Please complete the Senior Connect Form on the "Services for Seniors" page or call 404-729-5185 to receive services.
Please consider hosting a drive for food or supplies at your place of business, church, or in your youth group.