The back-to-back-to-back winter storms have left behind record snow, making life difficult for just about everyone and turning even basic daily activities — like getting to work — into gargantuan tasks.

It kind of makes you want to just stay home. But for seniors with limited mobility, that’s not a choice, leaving them more dependent than ever on critical services. WGBH News reporter Craig LeMoult took a ride with meals on wheels to see how they’re coping.

Emily Shea, who’s headed up Boston’s Elderly Affairs Commission for the past four years, discussed other services for seniors in need.