‘I couldn’t even pick up my son’: Illness forces family to use food bank

CBC News | December 2, 2016, Written by Bridget Forbes

Food Banks Canada says 14 per cent of Manitoba’s food bank clients report receiving disability-related income support; a Winnipeg Harvest survey found many who turn to the service are off work because of a disability or a chronic illness.

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Richard Blyth, wife Tracy Zimmerman and son Dylan (10) are grateful to Winnipeg Harvest, and to the kidney donor whose organ donation has given Blyth a new lease on life.

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