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Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels delivers healthy meals to your door six days a week to help our clients remain independently in their own homes for as long as possible.

COVID-19 update: Meals on Wheels continues during COVID-19, using no-contact delivery and personal protective equipment to keep our clients safe.
 

Essential Information

Who can access Meals on Wheels:

Our volunteers deliver meals to anyone who registers and lives between Yonge St. to Roncesvalles Ave., Bloor St. to Lake Ontario.

Where:

Meals are delivered directly to your doorstep, using no-contact delivery

When:

Every day, Monday – Saturday
Note: We are closed statutory holidays except for Christmas Day.

Cost:

Below is a breakdown of the Meals on Wheels fees. Subsidies may be available based on a financial assessment.

  • Hot meals (entrée, dessert, crackers, soup) – $6.70
  • Package of 7 frozen entrées only – $32.70
  • Package of 5 frozen meals (entrée, dessert, crackers, soup) – $32.70
  • Single frozen entrée – $5.40
  • Single frozen soup/dessert or breakfast snack – $1.70

How to register and pay:

Please call 416-532-4828 to sign up today.
 

staff member delivers meals on wheels using PPE

Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of meals do you offer?
We currently offer four types of meals: Western, Chinese, South Asian and frozen meals.
 
How long has Meals on Wheels been operating? 
The Meals on Wheels program at West Neighbourhood House was started in 1965 and has continued to serve the south west of Toronto ever since. You can read more about the history of West Neighbourhood House and its programming here.
 
What is the impact of Meals on Wheels?
For many clients who live alone and isolated, Meals on Wheels provides an alternative to institutional care. It is our goal, in cooperation with other community services and volunteers, to help clients remain independently in their own homes for as long as possible. On average, over 100 meals are delivered daily to clients.
 
Who delivers the meals? 
Our meals are delivered daily by volunteers. West Neighbourhood House depends on the generosity of volunteers to be able to provide this essential service to countless isolated seniors in our community.
 
Can I volunteer with Meals on Wheels?
We are always looking for more volunteers for Meals on Wheels. You can find more information about volunteering here.