Tag Archives: hunger

Number of baby boomers accessing food banks in Toronto rapidly increasing

Daily Bread Food Bank releases new report on hunger in Toronto The annual Who’s Hungry report reveals people 45 and older have become the fastest growing demographic using food banks in Toronto. This is an outcome of unaffordable housing, rising ...

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Rising food prices harm those on social assistance: OCAP

Jessica Sikora — The annual cost of living across Canada rose by 2% this January over last year.  The cost of food, however, rose at twice that rate (4%). In Ontario, the increase in food prices has been even steeper ...

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