Low Cost Meals.
Restaurants, cafeterias and other eating establishments operated by hospitals, senior centers or other organizations which provide reduced-cost meals for low-income people, older adults or other targeted individuals.
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541 Eatery and Exchange
Phone: 289-389-0541
Contact: Rev. Sue Carr, Executive Director
Address: 541 Barton St E, Hamilton, ON, L8L 2X2
Hours: Mon-Sat 8 am-4 pm
Cost: Service - Reasonable and affordable prices for homemade food;
Who can access this service?: Open to all
How to apply: To donate, purchase buttons, or volunteer call or apply <a href=http://fivefortyone.ca/exchange/>online</a>
Eatery serving affordable home made food and a venue for exchanging ideas. Proceeds are used to facilitate educational community initiatives such as a homework club, a youth employment program, eating well workshops, kitchen skills training and other skills training opportunities not directly offered to the public. Offer a program to buy a button that those in need can exchange for meals.
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First Start Cafe
Wesley
Phone: 289-639-2938
Contact:
Address: First Place, 350 King St E 3C Floor, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3Y3
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30 am-1:30 pm, 4 pm-5:30 pm * Sat-Sun 11 am-1:30 pm, 4 pm-5:30 pm
Cost: Service - Low cost
Who can access this service?: Open to all
How to apply:
Provides kitchen and food training, job opportunities and development to disenfranchised youth and people experiencing poverty. Operates a downtown café from the 3rd floor of the First Place building and also provides catering and home replacement meals.
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Frozen Meal Program
Dundas Community Services
Phone: 905-627-5461
Contact: Jane Allen, Executive Director, Coordinator, Senior Services
Address: Grafton Square, 2 King Street W Suite 3A, Dundas, ON, L9H 6Z1
Hours: Wed 11 am-1 pm
Cost: Service - Entre: $6.00, Entre & Dessert Combo: $7.25, Soup only: $2.75; Accepted payments are cash and cheque only, clients are invoiced monthly through mail
Who can access this service?: Seniors, or adults living with disability or convalescing who are residents of Dundas and not beyond the railway line at Sydenham and York Road or beyond the Conservation Area on Governor's Road
How to apply: Contact for information * Pre-Registration is required Registration forms may be completed <a hre=http://www.dundascommunityservices.on.ca/meals-on-wheels#MealsOnWheelsOnlineRegistrationForm>online</a> * Cancelations must be done with 24 hours notice
Provides nutritious flash-frozen meals to persons in their own home or apartment * Service is for people with disabilities, recuperating from surgery or anyone not able to cook a meal for themselves. * Special diet types available * All meals prepared at Grafton Gage Village in Niagara * cooking instructions are provided on the packaging
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Frozen Meals
Ancaster Community Services
Phone: 905-648-6675
Contact: Paula Jones, Supervisor, Volunteer and Social Services
Address: Ancaster Municipal Service Centre and Library, 300 Wilson St E Lower Level, Ancaster, ON, L9G 2B9
Hours: Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * Order every Thu before 2 pm * Delivery the following Wed for those eligible for delivery * Pick up at the ACS office Wed after 12 pm
Cost: Service - $6 – meal only * $6.75 – meal and dessert OR meal and soup * $1.90 – dessert only * $2.50 - soup only * Prices are subject to change without prior written notice
Who can access this service?: Ancaster residents who are elderly, disabled, or are temporarily confined to home
How to apply: Registration is required, contact for information * Meals are ordered every Thursday before 2 pm and delivered the following Wednesday for those eligible for delivery or picked up at the ACS office Wednesday after 12 pm
Provides meals prepared from fresh foods and frozen the week prior to delivery or pick-up. Offers 35 different entrées and desserts over a 5 week rotation plus 7 different soups each week. Meals are delivered to the door or can be picked up at the ACS office. Cooking times and instructions are provided on the cellophane cover of every entrée. * some dietary restrictions available
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Meals on Wheels (Frozen)
Glanbrook Community Services
Phone: 905-692-3464
Contact: Carole Taylor, Program Coordinator
Address: 4280 Binbrook Rd Unit 2, Binbrook, ON, L0R 1C0
Hours: Mon-Thu 8:30am-4:30pm, Fri 8:30am-12:30pm
Cost: Service - meal: $5.75 * meal and soup or meal and desert: $6.50 * desert or soup: $1.75;
Who can access this service?: Glanbrook and area resident seniors and other adults with limitations
How to apply: Contact for information Meals can be ordered online with email confirmation <a href=https://glanbrookcommunityservices.ca/meals-made-easy/> click here</a>
Service provides healthy, frozen meals to seniors and those requiring additional nutritional assistance. Meals are delivered weekly, meals can also be picked up at the GCS office. Meals provided by Ina Grafton Village in St. Catharine's and by Zarky's in Hamilton
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Meals on Wheels (Hot)
Dundas Community Services
Phone: 905-627-5461
Contact: Kaylee Norwood, Coordinator, Meals on Wheels, Information & Volunteer Services
Address: Grafton Square, 2 King St W Suite 3A, Dundas, ON, L9H 6Z1
Hours: Mon-Fri from 11 am-1 pm * no delivery on holidays
Cost: Service - Approximately $7.35 per meal - includes soup, bread, main course, and a dessert; Accepted payments are cash and cheque only, clients are invoiced monthly through mail
Who can access this service?: Seniors, or adults living with disability or convalescing who are residents of Dundas and not beyond the railway line at Sydenham and York Road or beyond the Conservation Area on Governor's Road
How to apply: Contact for information * Pre-Registration is required Registration forms may be completed <a hre=http://www.dundascommunityservices.on.ca/meals-on-wheels#MealsOnWheelsOnlineRegistrationForm>online</a> or <a href=https://irp-cdn.multiscreensite.com/9e5846d0/files/uploaded/DCS_Meals-on-Wheels-Registration-Form.pdf>printed</a>, filled out and delivered to Dundas Community Services. * Cancelations must be done with 24 hours notice
Provides a hot nutritious meal to persons in their own home or apartment delivered at lunch time. * Service is for people with disabilities, recuperating from surgery or anyone not able to cook a meal for themselves. * No deliveries on holidays and weekends, but additional meals may be requested to accomodate weekend and holidays. * Special diet types available * All meals prepared at Wentworth Lodge Long-Term Care Facility (/redbook/record/HAM0569)
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Meals on Wheels (Hot)
Glanbrook Community Services
Phone: 905-692-3464
Contact: Carole Taylor, Program Coordinator
Address: 4280 Binbrook Rd Unit 2, Binbrook, ON, L0R 1C0
Dates: Weekdays only * Civic holidays excluded
Hours: Mon-Thu 8:30am-4:30pm, Fri 8:30am-12:30pm * Delivery Mon-Fri 11:30am-1pm
Cost: Service - $6.85/meal;
Who can access this service?: Seniors and other adults with physical limitations in the Binbrook/Mount Hope/Glanbrook areas
How to apply:
Hot, nutritious, three-course meal delivered during the noon hour. Meal includes salad, main course of meat, potato and vegetable and dessert. Specialized meals can be made upon request.