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ontario food banks

In Ontario, wages are not keeping up with the cost of shelter.
A near-record number of Ontarians are using food banks, according to a new report. The Ontario Association of Food Banks
A report released today by the Ontario Common Front states that Ontario is dead last in terms of growing poverty rates, rising inequality and spending on public services. It's the Fed's plan to invest $0 by 2016 in the federal affordable housing initiative, and cut other funds by 52 per cent. With all of the knowledge on the human and financial costs of poverty versus government savings, it is clear that action is necessary for greater prosperity for all in Canada.