Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, SOS is only able to offer essential services. This includes: Meals on Wheels, Emergency Assistance & Advocacy (by phone),  Seniors Advocacy (by phone), Counselling Referral (online), Seniors grocery shopping and Friendly Phone Visiting (through Ocenaside Better at Home and BC211), the Homeless Prevention Program and the Income Tax program (by phone). SOS Thrift Shop is closed until further notice and cannot accept donations until we reopen. SOS Community Services Centres are closed, and volunteer activities are suspended with the exception of a few areas. For more information or for assistance, call 250-248-2093. Monetary donations are critical at this time to keep our services available. If you are able, please consider donating. We wish you good health and hope to reconnect again soon.

Meals on Wheels

Posted in Adult & Seniors Programs

Nutritious meals delivered to your door

Meals on Wheels

The Meals on Wheels program supports health and independence by delivering hot, nutritious meals to your door.
Meals are prepared at Arrowsmith Lodge and delivered at lunchtime on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Examples of who can access Meals on Wheels:
• Caregivers enjoy a much needed break
• House-bound clients enjoy contact with volunteer drivers
• Residents who are unable to cook for themselves
• Residents who are concerned about their nutrition
• Residents recovering from surgery
• Postnatal women

Cost is $7.50 per meal.

*(Department of Veteran Affairs subsidy may be available)

Click here to view a current Meals on Wheels brochure.

Click here to view the Meals on Wheels Menus (updated Winter 2020)

To register for this program, please call 250-248-2093 ext. 225.

The program is run out of the SOS Community Services Centre in Parksville, at 245 West Hirst Ave.

For more information call or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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