Food insecurity means "access to adequate food for active, healthy living is limited by lack of money and other resources." In cases of very low food security, at least one member of the household changes their eating habits to make more food available for others.
On National Food Bank Day, marked on the first Friday in September, you can help contribute to the cause that believes no-one should go to bed hungry.
Revived rules designed to incentivize people looking for work result in the loss of benefits for 500,000 to 1 million people.
There are thousands of 'hidden hungry' in Britain who rely on food banks to survive
The chairman of the largest UK food bank provider blames government policy for the rise in hunger