Peoples Health and Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana host early Thanksgiving meal for Seniors

WHAT: Peoples Health has partnered with Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana Thanksgiving Meals for Seniors

WHO: Peoples Health, Second Harvest Food Bank

WHEN: Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: Sigur Civic Center South Ballroom, 8245 W. Judge Perez Drive, Chalmette, LA 70043

WHY: In an effort to give back this holiday season, Peoples Health has partnered with the Second Harvest Food Bank and Sigur Civic Center to help local seniors celebrate Thanksgiving.

On Tuesday, November 21, local seniors will gather together to celebrate the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday. It’s an opportunity for local seniors to partake in a group meal that feeds both the body and the need for social engagement.

Peoples Health is the proud sponsor of the 7th annual Second Harvest Food Bank’s Thanksgiving and Holiday Meals for Seniors program. This program provides more than 6,000 traditional holiday meals to local seniors in need. The food is prepared at the Second Harvest Community Kitchen and distributed to locations across the Greater New Orleans area, as well as sites in Lafayette, Lake Charles and the bayou region.

Please visit for more information about Peoples Health and the Annual Enrollment Period.

Jay Vise, Second Harvest Food Bank, 504-729-2830,
Judith Kiser, Peoples Health, 504-681-8954,

About Peoples Health
Established in 1994, Peoples Health is a Medicare Advantage organization serving more than 60,000 Medicare beneficiaries in Louisiana. Peoples Health Medicare health plans have been rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by Medicare for 2018, making them the highest-rated plan in the state. The physician-owned company administers and provides a unique approach to wellness, care coordination and support services for plan members. The company is a proud supporter of many social, cultural, athletic and health organizations and holds an NCQA accreditation. Visit for more information.