Having a hot, home-cooked meal delivered to your elderly relative in their home has many benefits. It takes out the stress of shopping and cooking, extends safe independent living, allows for a nutritious and varied diet and can double as a daily check-up service. This page will guide you through meal delivery services available in Suffolk.
Aspect Living Foundation - Suffolk-Wide
Available across Suffolk (excluding Waveney) this is a meal delivery service that can combine a ‘health and wellbeing’ check with the delivery of a hot main meal and dessert; 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Their drivers are DBS checked and are able check all is well when they deliver. This is a paid service. To find out more, you can visit their website or call.
Helping Hands are a family-owned provider of live-in care that have been looking after the elderly for over 30 years.
Helping Hands' Suffolk carers carers can support your relative round-the-clock with anything they need – including cooking them delicious and healthy meals.
Sponsored by Helping Hands
Audrey's Meals - Ipswich
On a smaller scale to the previous service, Audrey’s Meals is a small, independent catering company operating in Ipswich, that provides fresh and nutritious prepared meals to you. The service provides 2 course hot meals, served plated-up daily and fresh frozen meals weekly. The service costs £7.45 per 2 course meal per day (minimum order of 3 per week).
The Bridge Project - South Suffolk
Working out of a café, The Bridge Project delivers hot lunches to those in Sudbury, Great Cornard, Long Melford, Acton and Great Waldingfield every day of the week, 365 days a year. The menu changes daily and customers are able to choose their meal based on the options provided. There is no minimum or maximum delivery amount. You can find out more about the service and see the upcoming menu at their website. Call to register.
Cottage Kitchen - East Suffolk
Delivering to Halesworth, Holton, Bungay, Ditchingham, Reydon and Southwold and their surrounding villages, Cottage Kitchen delivers fresh, locally sourced, hot lunch time meals every day, all year round. It is also possible to order a range of sandwiches and salads for evening tea.
The Hot Meal Service - Halesworth
The Hot Meal Service delivers 2-course, hot lunchtime meals, optional cold tea time meals, and frozen ones for the weekend to Halesworth and surrounding villages. Food is cooked fresh in the morning and the friendly team can check up on your loved one too, alerting you to any changes they might observe.
Grandma's Kitchen - Lowestoft
Grandma’s Kitchen provides hot, fresh lunch main meals from a varied menu and secondary “fast food” menu. It is also possible to order a range of cold plates for tea. Main meals are priced at £7 and a combined lunch and tea options comes to £10. Meals are served on plates and are delivered by DBS checked drivers. Orders are placed over the phone, but you can explore their extensive menu and alternative options on their website. The service operates from Monday to Saturday each week.