Meals delivered to your home

If you are no longer able to cook or prepare a meal for yourself there are a variety of private companies who deliver hot, chilled, or cold meals such as salads or sandwiches to your home. Special diets, and religious or cultural diets can also be catered for. Some of the companies listed below may also have contracts with local Adult Social Care to deliver meals as part of your “Individual Care Plan”. A list of meal providers is also available at .

Chef on Board – provide delicious handmade meals and gourmet frozen meals. Delivered by courier   Tuesday to Friday. Minimum order is £40, prices vary due to menu choice, delivery charges are as follows:

  • £8.95 for orders £40 - £59.99
  • £7.50 for orders £60 to £84.99
  • Orders over £85 - delivery free of charge

All dietary/allergy needs catered for.  Further information contact 01981 250494, email: .


Collins Catering, Turbary Court, Lockyer’s Drive, Ferndown, BH22 8BL, Tel: 01202 890303, Kitchen number:01202 855521,

Email: or chilled meals, salads delivered every day except Christmas Day in the BH postcode areas including Bournemouth, Poole, West Moors, Ferndown, Wimborne, Verwood, and Christchurch.  Organic menu available if requested. All drivers are CRB checked.


COOK – Bournemouth, 120 Poole Road, Westbourne, Bournemouth, BH4 9EF, Tel: 01202 765560 . Handmade meals, cakes and puddings delivered to your home.  Deliver every day except Sunday.  Our delivery areas cover BH1 – BH18, BH21 – BH25, BH31 and SO41.  Special dietary needs and special occasions also catered for. Shop opening times: Monday – Saturday 9.30am – 5.30pm, Sunday 11am – 4pm.  Delivery charges: minimum order of £30, we charge £5 delivery with an order of £30 - £70. There is also a click&collect option. Orders over £70 are free. Other shops in the area include: and .


Custom Lunches, 7 Victory Close, Woolsbridge Industrial Estate, Three Legged Cross, Wimborne, BH21 6SX, Tel: 01202 814963,   

Custom Lunches deliver freshly cooked, hot meals every day.  A varied menu each week, delivered every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year’s Day (a cold meal can be delivered Christmas Eve for Christmas Day, with a boxed meal also being left for Boxing Day) between 11.30am – 1.30pm. Similar arrangements can be made for New Year’s Day. Can cater for diabetic, coeliac/gluten free diets, and will ensure that clients have a drink offered at every meal. Can deliver sandwiches and soup with lunchtime meal. All drivers are DBS checked and have had their references checked. Cover the areas between BH1 – BH31 (not BH19 – BH20).


Oakhouse Foods – Unit 3, 11 Black Moor Road, Ebblake Industrial Estate, Verwood, BH31 6AX, Tel: 01202 814179

£1 delivery charge on orders under £30, no minimum order.  Contact office for a friendly local service. Seasonal catalogues of dishes on offer. All dietary requirements are covered, and there is extensive information available on the website about catering for allergies etc. Regular delivery slots are available and the driver will put the food away in your freezer and cupboards if requested. They will help you fill out order forms for further deliveries, and will pass the order forms to your local branch. A Drop and Go service is also available whereby your order can be delivered in a cool box, if for any reason you are out when the driver calls. Please inform the office if you know you are likely to be out when the driver calls so Drop and Go can be set up, alternatively they can leave your order with a trusted neighbour or relative. Oakhouse Foods also have an online grocery ordering service.


Phoenix Frozen Foods – frozen meals delivered to your door. Sussex based company who deliver to the Bournemouth, Poole, Christchurch, East Dorset, Purbeck, West Dorset, and Blandford areas. Call 01903 215170 or email .  For further details or go online at .


Prep Perfect – healthy food delivery service. Freshly prepared, healthy, nutritious meals delivered to your door. Service covers the whole of Dorset, all dietary needs catered for. For more details contact 0116 2760 222, email or go online at .


Wiltshire Farm Foods, Unit C, 4b Wilverly Road, Somerford, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 3RU, Tel: 01202 490400:  Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm. For a catalogue call freephone: 0800 773100, Email:

A choice of nutritionally balanced frozen meals delivered to your home.  A selection of over 300 meals, snacks and desserts.  Vegetarian, soft diet, gluten free, pureed and diabetic meals available.  Individual frozen items also available. All areas covered between Upton Poole, Salisbury, and Southampton.


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