Community meals

Meals delivered to your door

There are a number of organisations that can provide meals to adults and older people who have difficulty in preparing a meal in their own homes. You do not need an assessment from Adult Social Care Services to access these services. However, if you also have other needs you may want to contact Social Care Direct or complete the online referral form for further advice and information.

Delivered Hot Meals

ICare Meals on Wheels is available 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

ICare Services:

  • Daily Hot Lunch Delivery between 11:30am - 2pm
  • Frozen Weekly Delivery
  • Home Shopping service - bill + 20%

ICare also offer an premium 'Peace of Mind' service - A 15 minute stay from the Community Assistant to carry out a Well-being and saftey check if needed.

'Peace of Mind' provides reassurance for you and your family that someone is there helping and supporting you when you need it most.

All the meals ICare provide meet the National Association Of Care Catering (NACC) guidelines.
In addition, ICare offers a wide choice of meals to suit varying dietary needs such as:

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegetarian
  • Low Fat
  • Soft Meals
  • Pureed Meals

They also have an extensive range of Asian Halal, Asian Vegetarian, Caribbean and Kosher meals.

ICare Community Assistants are helpful, polite and punctual. Each undergoes a rigorous selection process where they are trained and assessed in adult care awareness, police checked and DBS cleared before they can deliver to you.

For more information and to try a free complimentary meal and sweet contact the local depot on 01977 696840 or 0845 6 041 125 or visit their website

Alternatively, there are internet based organisations that provide frozen meals delivery service – such as

Luncheon Clubs

There are a number of luncheon clubs within the Wakefield district. Many of them are run by voluntary organisations who work with local schools and communities to start new clubs.

For a full list of lunch clubs in the Wakefield District, view Age UK Wakefield District's directory of social activity groups and lunch clubs by contacting Age UK Wakefield District on telephone number 01977 552114.

Contact us

Social Care Direct

Fax: 01924 303455
We accept Type Talk calls

0345 8 503 503