Meals on Wheels

Meals on WheelsOur program meets the nutritional needs of seniors or those with health problems in our community of Dundas who cannot,  for any reason, prepare meals for themselves or otherwise arrange for them. 

Delivery Days & Times
Monday to Friday between 11:00am to 1:00pm

Nominal Fee
$7.25 (subject to change)

Am I eligible to get meals?
Yes, if you are a resident of Dundas and not beyond the railway line at Sydenham and York Road or beyond the Conservation Area on Governor’s Road.

How much do meals cost?
Please call Dundas Community Services to obtain the current meal cost. You will be given one month’s notice of any price increase.

How do I pay for the meals?
Accepted payments are Cash & Cheque only and clients are invoiced monthly through mail

How do I get my meals?
Volunteers deliver your meals in disposable containers. All volunteers have been screened by a Criminal Reference Police Check. You will receive a hot bowl of soup, 2 slices of whole wheat bread, a main course meal consisting meat, vegetables and a dessert.

Where are meals prepared?
The meals are prepared at Wentworth Lodge a long-term care facility in Dundas in the city of Hamilton.

When do I get my meals?
Volunteers deliver your meals Monday to Friday between 11:00am to 1:00pm. NO WEEKENDS.

How many meals can I get?
You can arrange for all five days of the week or as many days as you wish.

Will I get my meals if the weather is bad?
You should have food supplies on hand in case bad weather prevent deliveries from being made. According to your taste, we suggest: canned goods, such as ham or other meats, salmon, tuna, soups, vegetables and fruits, crackers, tea or coffee. We will call you as soon we know regarding cancellation.

Can I get meals on a temporary basis?
Yes. You can get meals in the case of emergencies; if you are recuperating from an illness or if the person who usually prepares your meals is on vacation or ill.

Are there special diets?
Yes. There are special diets for people with diabetes, although little salt is used to prepare meals. You can also get pureed or chopped food.

How do I order or cancel meals?
To order or cancel a meal or if you have a question or concern about your meal please call Dundas Community Services at 905-627-5461.

Registration Form- MOW Application

For more information or to register please contact the Meals on Wheels Coordinator at 905-627-5461