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Welcome to our $5 meal program

$5 Meal FAQ’s



Who can order the $5 meals?

The C Care $5 meals are for anyone who needs it! Whether you’re feeling stressed or overwhelmed and just need a night off cooking, or you’re looking for a budget-friendly way to feed your family a healthy meal – this meal is for you! You can even order the meal for a friend or family member to let them know you’re thinking of them!

How do I place my order? Do I need to prepay?

Orders must be placed at and must be prepaid using a credit card.  Cash is not accepted at this time. If you know someone who is not able to order online, they can call us on 9636 3321 for assistance.

When do I need to order by? 

Orders for the fresh meals must be placed by 11pm Monday of the week you wish to pick up. Frozen meals, soup and cake can be ordered at any time.

How and when do I pick up my order? Do you have a delivery option?

Fresh meals will be available for pick up on Wednesdays or Thursdays between 3pm and 4pm. Frozen ‘Surprise Me’ meals, Soup and Cake are available for daily pickup between 3pm and 3:30pm. All pick ups must be collected from our dispatch bay at 2 Bath St, St Kilda VIC 3182

We are now offering a delivery option for an $8 fee. Deliveries will occur on Thursdays between 2pm and 5pm. Please make sure someone is home to accept the delivery or leave a note on the front door or a comment in the comment section of your order instructing us where to leave your delivery.

Where do I find this week’s menu?

Each week, we will advertise the following week’s menu on our Facebook and Instagram pages, as well as at

Can I choose which meals I receive when I select the frozen option?

Our ‘surprise me’ meals are frozen versions of the fresh meals we make. They are random based on the stock we have available. You are welcome to make requests in your order notes, but we cannot guarantee the stock.

Can I order multiple meals or more than one piece of cake or soup?

Yes! There is no limit to the number of items you can add to your order.

Are the meals strictly kosher?

Yes. All meals are supervised by Kosher Australia.

Do you cater to dietary requirements?

Unfortunately not. At this time we are unable to make any alterations.