The Diner Vancouver: great eats, great cause

The Diner Vancouver is addressing senior isolation with opportunities for affordable, multi-generational dining seven days a week. Photo courtesy of MOWP/Tom Cook.

The Diner Vancouver is addressing senior isolation with opportunities for affordable, multi-generational dining seven days a week. Photo courtesy of MOWP/Tom Cook.

With an aim to provide more choices for senior dining, Meals on Wheels People (MOWP) recently branched out into unknown territory and the response has been encouraging.

Taking over a former Arctic Circle building, MOWP launched their foray into the restaurant business back in February. Julie Piper-Finley, director of marketing for MOWP, confirmed that The Diner Vancouver is the first of its kind in the country (Read more in The Reflector).