Special dietary needs
We also cater for special dietary needs, with a range of texture-modified meals for people who have identified swallowing difficulties, with both
soft (PDF 282KB) and
pureed (PDF 251KB) menu options available.
The majority of our menu options can be found within the
related documents section on this page, however others are available on request, including:
- moderate salt
- gluten free
- low fat
- dairy free
Options for people with ethical or health-related dietary requirements are also available. Please
contact us if you can’t find what you are looking for.
Who is the service available to?
Anyone in Leeds who needs it can receive the service.
We can provide meals for as long as you need them. It may be you just need a few meals after a stay in hospital, or while family and friends are away, or you may require meals on a regular basis.
How to apply
To apply for the meals on wheels service please complete a self-referral form and email it to
Download a self-referral form (WORD 225KB)
You can also print the self-referral form off and post to it to:
Meals on Wheels
Cross Green Industrial Estate
Leeds, LS9 0NP
Once we have received the completed form we will contact you within 48 hours (excluding bank holidays) to confirm details and agree the start date.
Frozen meals service
We also offer a more flexible service for people who are able to cook meals as required. Simply choose your selection and complete the order form within the
frozen meals menu (PDF 184KB) and your meals will be delivered fortnightly to your home. Frozen meals can be prepared using a microwave or oven.
If you need information and advice on social care assessments, please visit the
Assessing your social care needs page.
Age UK Healthy Eating provide simple advice, tailored to older people, on making sure you have plenty of variety in your diet, so you get all the nutrients you need and maintain a healthy weight.
0113 378 3750
(Mon - Fri, 8.30am - 4pm)