Meals service

If you are finding it difficult to prepare and cook at least one hot meal a day you might find it helpful to consider having ready meals or a hot meal delivered to you at home.

There is a service within Hillingdon offered by Apetito, which includes a preventative welfare check to support people to live independently, healthily and within their own homes for as long as possible.

Meals on wheels
Are you eligible?

This service is suitable for:

  • older people
  • people with dementia
  • people with physical disabilities
  • people with learning disabilities
  • people with mental health issues or substance misuse

How much does it cost?

The standard lunchtime meal is £5.25 and the 3 course lunchtime meal is £6.25. The tea time pack is £3.25.

Contact Apetito directly for further information on prices.

Arrange a delivery

Apetito will ask you questions to see if you are eligible for the service.

Alternatively, you can use our online form to check your eligibility and apply.

Apply for meals service

Please note: This form sends your information directly to Apetito.

Priority will be given to those being discharged from hospital and who needs the service set up more quickly.

If eligible, you will receive a welcome pack which contains an introduction to the service, contact details, the compliments and complaints procedure, details of how the service works and a month's menu to make menu choices.

Other options

Use our care and support directory to find details of other local meal delivery services or dining centres and lunch clubs in Hillingdon.

Page last updated: 16 Mar 2023