Anyone can access Meals on Wheels but to receive the subsidised rate you will need to be referred through MyAgedCare under the Commonwealth Home Support Programme:
You may be eligible under the Commonwealth Home Support Programme if you are:
- having trouble doing everyday activities without help, and
- need support to live independently in the community
- 65 years or older (50 years or older and identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person) or
- 50 years or older (45 years or older for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people) and on a low income, homeless or at risk of being homeless.