Support for meals - meals on wheels
A support for meals service is provided by Essex County Council Social Services
Meals on wheels are provided to support vulnerable people in living in their own home.
The meals service is available to people who are housebound and unable to prepare there own meals, following an assessment of their circumstances.
Requesting the Meals on Wheels Service
To request the Meals on Wheels service you must get in touch with Essex County Council Social Services who will make an assessment of your circumstances and decide on your eligibility.
If you are unable to heat up frozen meals yourself, and have no-one to prepare meals for you, you may be able to receive assistance from the Meals on Wheels service to find out more and how to apply online, see Living Well Essex - Meals and meals services.