The hidden homeless in Toronto’s suburbs

November 30th, 2015|Categories: Articles|

Read the full article at CBC. Download the print-friendly PDF here. The geography of poverty in Toronto is changing. It is shifting from the downtown core to the suburbs. Ontario sees rise in seniors using food banks, report finds Toronto homeless routinely shelters at max capacity An inside look at the harsh realities of homelessness The Daily Bread Food Bank's latest report shows demand for food banks falling downtown and climbing — by 45 per cent since 2008 — in Etobicoke, North York and Scarborough. Agencies are scrambling to meet the increased demand. Though the location is different, the human [...]