Delivering nutritious meals to older people in Boroondara
Our dedicated team of Meals-on-Wheels volunteers deliver hot ready-to-eat nutritious and delicious three course meals each weekday fresh from our kitchens in Canterbury. All meals are prepared by our expert staff in the state-of-the art BASScare kitchen.
The BASScare Meals-on-Wheels service covers a significant area of Canterbury, Surrey Hills, Camberwell, Balwyn, and Balwyn North providing over 100 meals each day to the aged and people with disabilities.
11:30 – 1pm
Prepared fresh daily
in the BASScare kitchen
We cater for special
Our delicious three course meals are very reasonably priced and are subsidised by Boroondara Council and the Department of Health.
With respect and consideration our volunteers deliver so much more than a nutritious meal service. Problems like isolation and loneliness amongst older people and those with disabilities are a growing concern.
Each client and their families can take comfort knowing that BASScare volunteers have come calling to check on their wellbeing.
Our meals are carefully prepared on-site by professional chefs in our purpose-built kitchens.
Some of our popular dishes include:
Each meal comes with a soup of the day and dessert. Special dietary requirements can be catered for including – diabetic, low fat, gluten free, fructose free and vitamised options.
Our menus vary seasonally.
For meals delivered from the Canterbury Centre:
We can also provide frozen, ready-to-heat meals for weekends and public holidays.
* Terms and conditions apply
And you can download our Frozen food ingredients list (pdf) here.
Volunteering is immensely rewarding with many options available. Why not visit our Volunteer page to find out more about joining our friendly volunteer team.
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