Late in 2016, it came to the attention of people in Powell River that Sodexo Canada, the food provider at seniors’ residences in the region, has been failing to provide adequate service. Powell River Voices is working on a series of public conversations to dig more deeply into the issues that surround food service in institutional settings. Why does it seem so difficult to provide our most vulnerable community members, particularly children & seniors, with decent locally-sourced and -prepared meals?

For some background, see Colleen Kimmett’s 2012 three-course inquiry from The Tyee: