Opinion

Many Canadians struggle to put food on the table, five things about food insecurity in Canada

Food Banks Canada recently estimated food bank use for a 12-month period at 1.7 million people, yet the number of food insecure individuals living in Canada is more than double this estimate.

Minister of Families, Children, and Social Development Jean-Yves Duclos, pictured at Rideau Hall on Nov. 4, 2015. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By CAROLYN SHIMMIN, VALERIE TARASUK

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016 6:32 PM

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