Food Bank Usage in Canada

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According to Food Banks Canada's annual report, about 1.1 million people visited food banks in a typical month. Almost half of them were by single adults who live alone. And, visits by Canadians 65 and older accounted for the fastest growing demographic using the service. At Project Share in Niagara Falls, Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan explains that the mounting cost of housing and food are a large factor, especially for those on a fixed income.
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