Low-Cost Group Meals

Congregate and group dining programs provide low-cost meals in the community. See below for low-cost group meals in Hamilton.

Ancaster Community Services provides congregate dining.

  • Donations are accepted to cover the cost of the meal.
  • Meals are open to everyone.
  • Wheelchair accessible.

Address:
Jerseyville United Church
17 Field Road
Ancaster, Ontario

Hours: 2nd Wednesday of each month 12 to 1:30 pm

Phone number: 905-648-6675

Address:
St. Andrew's Church
31 Sulphur Springs Road
Ancaster, Ontario

Hours: 3rd Wednesday of each month 12 to 1:20 pm

Call ahead to find out how much the meal costs. Volunteer drivers provide transportation.

Address: 
St. James United Church
306 Parkside Drive
Waterdown, Ontario

Hours: September to May, 3rd Thursday of each month 11:30 am to 1 pm

Phone number: 905-689-0732

Glanbrook Community Services includes lunch and a social program.Local organizations and restaurants prepare meals for a cost of $10 per person.  Volunteers provide transportation for Glanbrook residents. 

Address: 
4280 Binbrook Road, Unit 2
Binbrook, Ontario

Hours: September to June, 3rd Thursday of each month at 12:30 pm

Phone number: 905-692-3464

This lunch is for west mountain residents. For $1 or a donation of your choice, you receive:

  • soup
  • sandwich
  • coffee
  • tea
  • cookies

Address:
479 Upper Paradise Road
Hamilton, Ontario

Hours: December 10 from 12 to 1:30 pm

Phone number: 905-383-7411

Residents 55 years of age or older from Dundas, Ancaster, Flamborough and west Hamilton can attend this lunch for $5.

Address:
150 King Street West
Dundas, Ontario

Hours: September to June, Thursdays from 10 am to 2 pm

Phone number: 905-627-0572

This Adult Day Service is for elderly and disabled clients. It includes a hot lunch and activities that promote cognition, orientation and physical functioning as people participate within a social network of friends.

The cost is $21. It includes lunch, activities and transportation. 

You need a referral to access this wheelchair accessible service.

Address:
300 Winterberry Drive
Hamilton, Ontario

Hours: Monday to Friday 9:30 am to 3 pm

Phone number: 905-573-0635

Wheels to Meals offers meals to seniors for $9.50. Volunteers provide transportation. Call for more details

Address:
East Team
St. Joseph's Centre for Ambulatory Health Services
2757 King Street East
Hamilton, Ontario

Mountain Team
Idlewyld Manor
449 Sanatorium Road
Hamilton, Ontario

Hours: 11:30 am to 2 pm twice per month

Phone number: 905-529-0700

Email: voncsshamilton@von.ca

This seniors program includes lunch and a social activity. There is a suggested donation of $3.50 per meal.

Address:
40 Wood Street East
Hamilton, Ontario

Hours: Tuesday 12 - 2 pm

Phone number: 905-525-5824

Email: info@welcomeinn.ca