Having a hot home-cooked meal delivered to your elderly relative in your 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 in Suffolk.
There are many companies across Suffolk that provide this service with prices ranging from £5-£13 and can include a cold tea time meal as well as a hot lunch time option.
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 desert 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.
Telephone: 01473 749927
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.
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Healthy at Home – North Suffolk
Not only does Healthy at Home provide hot daily lunchtime meals (and additional cold tea time options), but they can also offer a well-being service to check up on and give a hand to those who need it. Help can be given at home, with appointments, with outings or their resident handyman can help with jobs around the house too. Explore their menu on their website.
Telephone: 01379 871238 or 07594 114364
Audrey’s Catering – Ipswich
On a smaller scale to the previous service, Audrey’s Catering is a small, independent catering company 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 £5.40 per 2 course meal per day (minimum of 3 per week).
Telephone: 001473 604521
The Bridge Project – Sudbury
Working out of a café, The Bridge Project delivers hot lunches to those in Sudbury and the surrounding area from Monday – Friday. 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.
Telephone: 01787 313691
The Bridge Project also runs a Lunch Club – find out more at our page, Lunch Clubs for the Elderly in Suffolk.
Cottage Kitchen – Halesworth
Delivering to Halesworth and surrounding areas, 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.
Telephone: 01986 873236
The Hot Meal Service – Halesworth
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.
Telephone: 01603 742373
Grandma’s Kitchen – Lowestoft
This Monday – Saturday service 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 £6 and the total of lunch and tea comes to £9. 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 on their website.
Telephone: 01502 537733