Canadian Red Cross Society

Meals on Wheels-- Etobicoke

Record Details
Social Media Website Website: www.redcross.ca/in-your-community/ontario/nutrition-and-transportation/meals-on-wheels/etobicoke-satellite-office/etobicoke-satellite-office-meals-on-wheels
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Description & Services
Description The Meals on Wheels program delivers affordable, nutritious and delicious meals to members of the community who are unable to prepare their own food. Meals on Wheels helps people continue living independently while maintaining a healthy diet. Volunteers deliver meals while also providing a safety check, ensuring clients families that they are safe in their homes and giving a brief friendly visit at the same time. 
 
Each hot meal consists of soup, an entrĂ©e and a dessert. Special diets and needs can be accommodated with meals that are low fat, low cholesterol, minced, pureed, suitable for diabetics or culturally appropriate.  
 
Hot meals are available Mon-Fri and are delivered from 11:30am- 1:30pm. Frozen meals are also available for weekend and evening use and are delivered on Wednesday from 9:00am- 11:30am or with hot meal delivery. Frozen menus are available with a variety of options of meals.
Hours Administration: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm 
Meal Delivery: Hot Meals Mon-Fri 11:30am-1:30 pm * Frozen meals Wed 9am-1:30 pm
Areas Served Etobicoke
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Older adults living alone * Chronically ill * Disabled people * Patients recovering from illness * People unable to cook for themselves
Application Over the Phone to Intake Department (416) 236-3180- 24 hours to start service.
Fees Service - Set fee ; Hot Meals( entree, soup, bun and dessert)- $7.35  
Frozen Meals- ( entree and soup OR dessert) - $7.05  
Frozen Entree Only- $5.05  
Package of 7 Frozen Entrees- $35.35  
Package of 5 Frozen Entrees- $35.50  
Frozen Side Dish (soup or dessert)- $2.10  
Frozen Breakfast ( 1 Juice+ 1 starch)- $2.10
Languages English ; French ; Spanish
Contact Information
Address & Map
Meal Delivery/ Administration Office
557 Dixon Road, Ste 118
Toronto, ON M9W 6K1
 
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Intersection Martin Grove Rd and Dixie Rd
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Mailing Address 21 Randolph. Avenue 
Toronto, ON M6P 4G4
Office Phone 416-236-3180
Fax 416-236-9111
E-Mail marlene.smith@redcross.ca
Website www.redcross.ca
Primary Contact Marlene Smith, Coordinator; Phone: 416-243-0003 ext 102; Email: marlene.smith@redcross.ca
Alternate Contact Laura Cowan, Manager, Canadian Red Cross; Phone: 416 480-2500 ext 2210
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal ; United Way ; Fees
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Meals on wheels

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