TRURO - The Colchester Food Bank continues to lend a helping hand to a large number of families in the Truro and area.
Colchester Food Bank co-ordinator Mary DeAdder keeps busy at the facility. The food bank recently released the number of people assisted and food boxes given out in January. File photo
The facility provided the January 2014 statistics to the Truro Daily News. They include:
The number of food boxes: 839
The number of adults: 1,130
The number of children: 502
First time visits: 23