Campbelltown Meals on Wheels

Our Services & How to Apply
How to Apply
Under the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP), the purpose of Campbelltown Meals on Wheels is to enable frail older people and people with disabilities and their carers to:
   1) Be more independant at home and in the community, therby preventing their inappropriate admission to long term                   residential care;
   2) Enhance the quality of life of each client

If you are wishing to become part of our service you can:


- Visit the My Aged Care Website  and fill out their Online Referral Form .
                                                                                 
                                                                                               Or

Client Handbook
Newsletter
Brochure
- Call us on 4645 4523 or fill out our  Online Referral Form .     




Please note that basic assessments are carried out to determine if a client is eligible for service, what services the person need and to work out when the service will be delivered.  



Eligibility assessments are carried out and other CHSP services may be suggested that may assist depending on individual needs.


Campbelltown Meals on Wheels provides a number of services depending on your personal needs.
Scroll down for more information on each of our services.

Meal Service
Our menu has a range of nutritious affordable meals offering frozen main meals, mini meals, sandwiches, breggie bakes, soups, desserts and juices catering for most dietary requirements.
Our meals are delivered by our dedicated and trained team of volunteers, Monday to Friday between 9am-11am.
The volunteers provide wellbeing checks and a social connection.
 
All meals are nutritiously balanced and our meals are able to be used as a staple diet or a supplement to your current menu.
We cater for a specific dietary requirements, including: portion sizes, vegetarian, modified meals (pureed, minced etc, diabetic and gluten free meals.
 
No matter what your needs we are here to help.  Our meal ordering is flexible - you can order as many or as little as you require.  From meals once a week to meals once a fortnight we can accomodate to suit you.  A meal delivery from our volunteers will also provide a well being check on your loved one.
Click here for the Menu & Pricelist
Contact Campbelltown Meals on Wheels to find out more information.
Shopping Service

A shopper will call at the clients home, pick up a shopping list and the money, do the shopping at the nearest centre and return the goods to the clients home. ($7.50 fee)

Service is flexible and available Monday to Friday.

Contact Campbelltown Meals on Wheels to find out more information.
Library Service
This service is provided in conjunction with Campbelltown City Library with assistance from Campbelltown Meals on Wheels volunteers from the community.

The Home Library Service provides a free home delivery of library materials to people living in the Campbelltown area who are unable to visit the library because of incapacity due to age, illness or disability.

Library staff will select items from their collection based on your interests and these items are then delivered to you in your home. There are a range of resources available, and these include large print books, audio books on CD or MP3 players, audio visual material, such as videos and DVDs.



 
Eligibility for the Home Library service is subject to conditions and you can find out more by contacting the Home Library Team on 02 4645 4559.
The Home Library Service can also arrange bulk loans of materials to Nursing Homes.