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September 23, 2021Awareness

Ontario Special Diet Allowance

The Ontario Special Diet Allowance is offered by the provincial government to provide additional funding to support individuals on Ontario Works or the Ontario Disability Support Program who require a special diet to treat certain medical conditions.

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September 10, 2021Awareness, Food

Food Safety at The Food Bank

We take food safety very seriously at The Food Bank. According to the Public Health Agency of Canada, it is estimated that every 1 in 8 Canadians will become sick with a food-borne illness this year.

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February 20, 2021Awareness

Food Assistance Line: Fresh Ideas to Fight Hunger

Kaylin Epp is the friendly voice our neighbours hear on the food assistance line when they call to inquire about food support. With a degree in social work, she is trained to go above and beyond for callers, connecting them with resources to meet their needs far beyond food.

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