Title Decoration What Hunger looks Like in Toronto

Many households often found themselves in situations where they had to make the tough decision to forgo eating in order to pay for other daily necessities.

“I've lost 90 pounds from not having food consistently.”

%
Adult food bank clients go hungry at least once per week
%
Children coming to a food bank who go hungry at least once per week
%
Clients who have not eaten for an entire day due to lack of money
%
Clients who gave up a meal to pay for something else in the last three months

Top things people skipped meals for:

Rent
%
Rent
Phone
%
Phone
Transportation
%
TTC/Transportation
Utilities
%
Utilities
(Gas/Hydro/Water)