Demand for food banks could increase in 2020 when welfare changes are introduced, the Northern Ireland Audit Office has warned.
Most WI members have donated supplies, money or volunteered at local foodbanks, research suggests.
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Jeremy Corbyn said there is something “seriously wrong in our political and economic system” as he condemned rising poverty levels in the UK.
Aberdeen food banks are braced for an influx of jobless oil and gas workers seeking food parcels as thousands of jobs are lost in the North-east.
A CHARITY that helps struggling families is urging people to donate, saying it expects to hand out more than 4,000 food parcels this year.