Meals delivered to your home Christchurch & East Dorset
Meals on Wheels in Christchurch are delivered by private meal providers to people who meet Christchurch Social Services criteria. For further details contact:
Dorset Direct: 01305 221016.
Out of Hours: 01202 657279.
Ferndown & East Dorset: 01305 221016 Dorset Direct – Adult and Community Services.
Alternatively you can select private meal providers from the list below.
Private meal providers
Tel: 01202 890303
Kitchen number: 01202 855521
Hot 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
Tel: 01202 765560
Hand made meals, cakes and puddings delivered to your home. Taste just like you made them yourself and sometimes a bit better! We deliver everyday except Sunday. Our delivery areas cover BH1 – BH22. We cook so you don’t have too. Special occasions also catered for.
Opening times: Monday – Wednesday 9.30am – 5pm, Thursday & Friday 9.30am – 6pm, Saturday 9.30am – 5.30pm.
Delivery charges: Free delivery with a minimum order of £20 in post code areas BH1 – BH4 and BH12 – BH14. Post code areas BH5 – BH11 and BH15 – BH22 we charge £5 delivery with a minimum order of £30. Orders over £70 are free.
Tel: 01202 814963
Custom Lunches deliver freshly cooked, plated hot meals every day at lunch time to the elderly. They offer:
• A varied menu each week including a roast, an alternative meat dish (fish on Friday), and a vegetarian option.
• Deliver every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Years Day (a cold meal can be delivered Christmas Eve for Christmas Day, with a boxed meal also being left for Boxing Day). Similar arrangements can be made for New Years Day.
• Can cater for diabetic, celiac and gluten free diets.
• Can deliver sandwiches and soup with lunchtime meal
Areas covered in Christchurch include: Christchurch, Highcliffe, New Milton.
Areas covered in East Dorset include: Ferndown, Merley, Verwood, West Moors, Wimborne.
References are sought for all drivers and CRB checks completed if necessary.
Forerunner – personal catering
Unit 1, 163 Stourvale Road
Tel: 01202 434555
Forerunner provides traditional meals which arrive hot to your door. All meals are prepared fresh every day, from a varied menu providing up to 17 daily choices of meals. A new menu every month, customers likes and dislikes are catered for, able to cater for special diets such as diabetic or pureed meals. No advance ordering required or minimum orders, most meals cost £6.20 for a hot meal delivery or £5.20 for a cold meal delivery. Area covered Bournemouth through to Barton and New Milton to the east and Poole to the west.
Unit 3, 11 Blackmore Road
Ebblake Industrial Estate
Tel: 01202 814179 – Contact: Geoff Barnett
£1 delivery charge on orders under £30, no minimum order. Contact Anita or Shirley for a friendly local service. Seasonal catalogues of dishes on offer.
Wiltshire Farm Foods
Unit C, 4b Wilverly Road
Tel: 01202 490400: Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
For a catalogue call freephone: 0800 773773
A choice of nutritionally balanced frozen meals delivered to your home. A selection of over 150 meals, snacks and desserts. Vegetarian, soft diet, gluten free, pureed and diabetic meals available. 7 day low salt menu pack available at approx £27 per pack. Individual frozen items also available. All areas covered between Upton Poole, Salisbury, and Southampton.
Two Cooks and a Van
7 Morris Road
Nuffield Industrial Estate
Tel: 01202 649988
Hot meals delivered Monday to Friday in the Branksome, Lilliput, Canford Cliffs, Sandbanks, Upper and Lower Parkstone Poole, Upton, and East Dorset areas. Can leave chilled meals for the weekend.
Homecare agencies who will prepare meals
Most care agencies that provide help with Personal Care, Domestic Care will also help to prepare meals for clients. For a copy of the Help & Care fact sheet ‘No.21 – Help with Personal Care, Sitting, Shopping and Housework’ contact Help & Care Gateway Information Service on 0300 111 3303.