Last night we had over 80 people comingfor dinner and lunches - the day before it was 140, and today we will be haveing our food bank which ussually serves about 30-45 people a week. Two families were here this week with young children... poverty is growing not shrinking.
Disability pension does not cover the needs!
Unemployment has real effects! Not everyone is able to survie on EI or get EI.
People earning minimum wage can't afford rent, food, transportatoin adn healthcare- let alone clothing-- etc.