These free or subsidised services are available

Meals
Meals
Provided by Meals on Wheels
Meals on Wheels are managed by Victorian local councils.
Cost Subsidised
Phone N/A
Meals
Meals
Help with meals and nutrition subsidised by government to help you stay living in your own home.
Cost Subsidised
Phone (03) 8517 5999
Email info@jewishcare.org.au
Cultural meals preparation
Cultural meals preparation
Assistance preparing cultural meals to help you remain independent at home.
Cost Subsidised
Phone (03) 9689 9170
Email info@amcservices.org.au
Meal preparation
Meal preparation
Provided by Uniting AgeWell
Help with meals and nutrition subsidised by government to help you stay living in your own home.
Cost Subsidised
Phone 1300 783 435
Email info@unitingagewell.org
Meals
Meals
Provided by Feros Care
Help with meals and nutrition subsidised by government to help you stay living in your own home.
Cost Subsidised
Phone 1300 763 583
Email Website form
Home delivered meals
Home delivered meals
Provided by Tender Loving Cuisine
Tender Loving Cuisine is an award-winning home-delivered meal service. For more than 20 years we have been the leading provider of nutritional meals including Heart Friendly, Diabetes Friendly, Gluten Free, Medically Low Salt, Dairy Free, and Texture Modified. Most importantly, they taste like real home cooking! Seniors Card holders receive discounts, and delivery is free to over 3,200 suburbs. We also deliver meals within Aged Care Packages and can even pack your meals away. New customers can select 5 meals from $55 or 10 meals from $105 on their first order. Call us to speak to one of our friendly staff.
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1800 801 200
Email clientservices@tlc.org.au
Meals
Meals
Provided by Annecto
Help with meals and nutrition subsidised by government to help you stay living in your own home.
Cost Subsidised
Phone (03) 9687 7066
Email theteam@annecto.org.au
Meals
Meals
Help with meals and nutrition subsidised by government to help you stay living in your own home.
Cost Subsidised
Phone 1300 236 382
Email info@benetas.com.au
Meals
Meals
Provided by Life Without Barriers
Life Without Barriers’ Home Support services support and provide greater opportunities for older people to remain living in their own homes, in their community for as long as possible. We can assist you with meal preparation.
Cost Subsidised
Phone 1800 721 226
Email info@lwb.org.au
Meals
Meals
Provided by Australian Unity
Perhaps you’ve just been discharged from hospital, are homebound due to illness or injury, or find preparing meals difficult on your own. We provide dignified support in the comfort of your own home, including help preparing meals. Government funding may be available if you meet the eligibility criteria.
Cost Subsidised
Phone 1300 160 170
Email Website form

These commercial services are available

Home delivered meals
Home delivered meals
Provided by Tender Loving Cuisine
Tender Loving Cuisine is an award-winning home-delivered meal service. For more than 20 years we have been the leading provider of nutritional meals including Heart Friendly, Diabetes Friendly, Gluten Free, Medically Low Salt, Dairy Free, and Texture Modified. Most importantly, they taste like real home cooking! Seniors Card holders receive discounts, and delivery is free to over 3,200 suburbs. We also deliver meals within Aged Care Packages and can even pack your meals away. New customers can select 5 meals from $55 or 10 meals from $105 on their first order. Call us to speak to one of our friendly staff.
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1800 801 200
Email clientservices@tlc.org.au
Meal preparation
Meal preparation
Provided by Kinder Caring
Kinder Caring provides individually customised services to meet client needs - hourly, short-term or ongoing, 365 days of the year. Kinder Caring provides a variety of personal care and support services, such as: showering, dressing, shaving, oral care, applying makeup, hoist/lifting machine transfers, continence management, nutrition & hydration management, medication reminders, preparing meals and snacks, laundry, light cleaning, transport to social activities and day care programs.
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1300 796 675
Email info@kindercaring.com.au
Meals
Meals
Help with cooking and meal preparation to help you stay living in your own home.
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1300 23 63 82
Email info@benetas.com.au
Help with meals
Help with meals
Provided by Uniting AgeWell
Sometimes people need care and support services for only a short period of time, are ineligible for government funded services, have an immediate need, or they want to provide extra support and peace of mind for a family member. At Uniting AgeWell we offer privately funded services designed to provide you with the highest quality of care and support when and where you need it. Whether you’re looking for some extra support for a family member or you want to organise services for yourself, ee’re here to help.
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1300 783 435
Email info@unitingagewell.org
Delicious meal options for diabetics
Delicious meal options for diabetics
Provided by Diabetes Meals Online
We deliver delicious gourmet, freshly prepared and nutritionally balanced meals to your door each week. Each of our meals is suitable for people managing diabetes or those who simply want to improve their diet. We provide a range of delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner options, flavoursome dishes guaranteed to make your mouth water and your body sing with good dietary health. Every meal clearly details the total carbohydrate and added sugar content per serving. We've done this to make mealtime simpler for diabetics, pre diabetics or those simply wanting to eat healthier meals.
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1300 798 908
Email info@diabetesmealsonline.com.au
Home delivered meals
Home delivered meals
Provided by Choice Fresh Meals
Home cooked goodness with home-delivered convenience. Choice Fresh Meals provides a total meal solution for seniors who need our meal service to allow them to remain independent. All our meals are cooked fresh to order in our own kitchen. Prepared from the freshest ingredients, the meals are cooked with the same care and attention to detail as if you had made them yourself at home. Fresh meals are delivered straight to your door whenever you want them. What could be more convenient than that! Simply choose from our menu (containing more than 80 meal choices) and give us a call. We’ll do the rest.
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1300 430 488
Email info@choicefreshmeals.com.au
Meals
Meals
Provided by Feros Care
Help with nutrition and preparing meals to help you stay living happily in your own home.
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1300 763 583
Email Website form
Meals
Meals
Help with meals and nutrition to help you stay living in your own home. Our dedicated group of carers speak a range of languages including Yiddish, Russian, French, Hebrew, German, Hungarian and Polish.
Cost Fee for service
Phone (03) 8517 5999
Email info@jewishcare.org.au
Meals
Meals
Provided by Australian Unity
If you are looking for a bit of extra support in and around the home, our pay-per-service offering might be exactly what you are looking for. Perhaps you’ve just been discharged from hospital, are homebound due to illness or injury, or just finding things difficult on your own. We provide dignified support in the comfort of your own home, including help preparing meals.
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1300 160 170
Email Website form
Assistance preparing cultural meals
Assistance preparing cultural meals
We offer home care to older people from non-English speaking backgrounds. We empower them with greater personal independence and social connections while they continue to live in their own homes. Services are personalised, culturally appropriate and delivered by professional multilingual care workers who speak more than twelve languages and share common backgrounds. AMCS Premium Care services are available in Melbourne and Geelong, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and all year round.
Cost Fee for service
Phone (03) 9689 9170
Email info@amcservices.org.au