Meals on Wheels Program


The Town of Carstairs and Carstairs Chinook WInds Lodge work inconjuction to offer an in town Meals on Wheels program. 

Meals on Wheels program provides nutritious and affordable meals to your door, providing you with hot lunch meals Monday - Friday. Meals on Wheels are still delivered to your door even if a holiday falls Monday - Friday. This service is offered on both a short-term and long-term basis. Meals can be received 1-5 days a week, depending of individual choice.

Meals on Wheels, is a volunteer-based community support service for individuals to help them maintain their health and independence at home. Our screened volunteers deliver the meals. This program also serves as a check-up service on the wellbeing of the recipient and provides social contact.

The meals are prepared by Chinook Winds Lodge, a charge for the meal is required. The cost of the hot lunch is $14.50 per meal.

Who can receive Meals on Wheels?  Individuals, who by receiving nutritional support are better able to maintain independence and well-being in their own homes, including: 

  •  Seniors (65+)
  • Adults (18+) - who are chronically ill, living with physical or mental disability, convalescing from surgery or illness, or undergoing medical treatment

See Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

Sample of Lunch Menu.

Meals on Wheels Application.

Completed Applications can be returned to the Community Services Department via:

More information is available by contacting the Community Services Department 403.940.3327 or  


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