How to tackle food insecurity in Canada

May 12, 2021

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Written and animated by: Natalie Klein, MPH
Supervised and edited by: Dr. Valerie Tarasuk
Video support provided by: Tim Li, MSCom

Tell your federal, provincial, or municipal leaders what we know for sure:

  • That food charity is not the answer to a problem rooted in income insufficiency.
  • That it is unacceptable that there are food insecure households in a country as rich as ours.
  • That we do not want federal funding of food banks, we want the government to explore, evaluate and implement sustainable income solutions to food insecurity.

Send them letters using this template created by the Ontario Dietitians in Public Health: