S is married with 3 dependent children and has recently lost her care job. Although her husband has a part time job the family has been struggling financially for several months. Now their fridge/freezer has broken which means they cannot shop as economically as they would like. A contribution of £100 towards a new fridge freezer would make a considerable difference.
Karen's mum lives in Wiltshire and has terminal cancer but Karen does not have enough money to visit her. This money would provide Karen with the opportunity to visit her mum a number of times over the next few months.
H is a young man who needs £90 to pay the fee for a Debt Relief Order to enable him to make a fresh start. 6 months ago he was homeless but has since made wonderful progress, and now is in sheltered accommodation and about to start a part time job. Unfortunately, he will never be able to repay his debts which accumulated when he lost his job and his home. He is trying hard to turn the corner and with a little more help is likely to succeed.
PK is 47-year-old single dad of 8 children with mental health problems on benefit for just himself. He is on series of medication for his mental health and living off Foodbank. He is behind with over £2000 rent arrears and facing eviction. He needs financial help to relief him of his hardship, pending intervention of long queued, short staffed CAP.
A has very severe dyslexia, unfortunately a group of people took advantage of this and sold him a property with negative equity. He lost all his savings, which he had built up over several years of hard work and a modest lifestyle. A has a low paid job and works very hard, but cannot afford a bankruptcy as he is supporting his children who live abroad. A donation towards this fee would enable him to have a fresh start.
M fled abuse from Ecuador and came to the UK three years ago. Since then she has been working as a domestic cleaner. She tried to secure her and her son immigration status but unfortunately she became an overstayer. After Brexit her situation has become really difficult and she decided to start saving money to go back to South America. She will use any help towards the plane ticket. Unfortunately, going back to abuser seems to be the only option for her and her son.
Interviewed via an interpreter, Rosa fed up with prostitution. Referred by Colindale Community Trust suffering depression. Her 2 children were taken into care ages 7 and 3 due to her deep depression. The older, now 22 is back with her with neurological problem. She is the main carer on £60 p/wk. In debts with TV licencing, housing and other bills. Struggling to feed and travel as she is not on JSA or ESA, she is not entitled to Foodbank voucher. Any help please, especially financial.
This client has signed off from Job Seekers Allowance and started to work as a bicycle fast food delivery rider. He needs a GPS navigation mobile phone to manage his orders and deliveries to customers. He has no savings to afford this now and needs it as soon as possible.
Asma is a distressed mother of 4, ages 1 - 8 years whose breadwinning husband has recently been jailed for an accidental incidence, she felt the trial was unfair. She is now waiting for social benefit support while she looks for petty jobs that can accommodate her family-care needs. Foodbank quota is not enough for her younger children, she needs financial help to supplement Foodbank, pay essential bills and transport to take children out and to visit husband in prison.
Help is requested for A who has recently moved into her own rented flat, furnished only with a bed. Having no savings and living only on benefits, she is seeking a grant to equip her apartment with various kitchen items. During the last year, she has lived in several different 'safe houses' having suffered abuse from within her family.
S is a refugee from Zimbabwe, who fled her home due to racial violence. S was homeless and previously sleeping rough in night shelters and night buses. She has now been given permanent accommodation in an unfurnished flat and is beginning to rebuild her life. She has been given a mattress but would we would like to raise £100 to help towards the cost of a new bedframe for her.
R had experienced longstanding physical, emotional and financial abuse from her husband. She and her children are being supported by social services with accommodation and basic living expenses. Her youngest child(of 3) has recently been diagnosed with autism and learning disability. She is financially struggling as she needs to buy clothes and suitable toys and books for her son.
Winter night shelter applicant needs to renew UK passport for ID for accommodation and work applications to be able to move on with his life m following relocation to London from another city where he was recieving violent threats