Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels is a voluntary organisation, delivering meals to all people of all ages, who, through sickness, age and/or disability, cannot reasonably get a meal for themselves and who wish to remain with dignity and independence in their own homes.

Recipients can receive meals on a long or short term basis and delivery is 5 days per week or arrangements can be made two/three days a week or according to need.

Who this service is for

People of all ages, who, through sickness, age and/or disability, cannot reasonably get a meal for themselves and who wish to remain with dignity and independence in their own homes.

There is no means test as eligibility is based on need, according to HACC guidelines.

Cost

There is a fee structure associated with this service.

How this service is delivered

  • Call or visit us online

    Call or visit our website to find out more.

  • We'll come to you (outreach)

    We deliver meals to the homes of our clients.
    Please note Meals on Wheels Tasmania do not deliver in the areas of Launceston, Burnie or the West Coast. If you live in these areas the Red Cross will deliver to you. Please contact the Red Cross on 1300 663 291.

Updated: 12/05/2020

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Tasman Peninsula, Koonya TAS, Australia