Meals and food services

Overview

Our services are continuing through the COVID-19 emergency, but with some modifications to keep everyone safe.

Services include individual delivered meals, meal preparation support, community meals and a new meal voucher program.

If you or someone you know would like more information please call us on (03) 5422 0333

Delivered meals

Our balanced meals include soup, main meal, side vegetable, dessert and a piece of fruit, which meets daily fruit and vegetable recommendations.

We cater to special food needs such as pre-cut, softer and pureed foods, plus special dietary needs. 

A friendly volunteer will deliver your chilled meals, ready to heat and to eat when it suits you.

Cost is based on income level.

If you are interested in this service, please call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 or for more information (03) 5422 0333

New meals voucher program 

A new reduced cost meal voucher service is available to people aged 65 years and older in the shire through the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.

Eligible residents can now enjoy a range of reduced cost meals from local businesses in a more flexible and convenient way. Vouchers will be supplied to approved clients to contribute to the cost of meals from local food businesses and suppliers.

To find out more information please call (03) 5422 0363 or email sguy@mrsc.vic.gov.au

Cooking at home

Our community connection workers can help you to prepare meals at home by assisting with basic food preparation, such as peeling and chopping vegetables.

If you are interested in this service, please call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 or for more information (03) 5422 0333

Food bank

Kyneton Caring Community and Romsey Neighbourhood House, are sharing food via a food bank.

This service is open to all ages for those in need.

For more information, visit 60 Mollison Street, Kyneton or contact Romsey Neighbourhood House on (03) 5429 6724