Families are struggling to make ends meet, but there is still a social stigma in using foodbanks.
Food banks in Britain: People would have died if we had not been here
This year food banks have fed a million people for free. Why are they necessary?
How being poor keeps you poor
A lack of money dominates every part of daily life - including how you think and how you feel.
The social supermarket is a step forward for tackling food poverty
Britain's first 'social supermarket' lets local people on low incomes buy food at knock-down prices, but more needs to be done to tackle the roots of food poverty
Cost of food
The price of food is soaring, does this affect what we eat?
Energy companies need to show struggling families more warmth
Parents are having to choose between heating and food - and the energy suppliers are not helping them cope.
Food companies: 'We will beat world hunger with fortified foods!'
Food companies are working out how to make a profit from nine billion hungry people
One in seven people in the world will go to bed hungry tonight
The world's poorest families are having to cut back on food