'N' needs his electric meter topping up. He uses electricity for heating, shower, microwave and TV. He receives Job Seekers Allowance but due to rent and bills he does not have enough income at the moment to top up the meter. He has mental health issues and a chest infection at the moment. He is struggling at this time. Thank you
D was a carer for her Mum and in receipt of carer's benefits. Her Mum passed away recently and her benefits have stopped. Due to her bereavement she has applied for her benefits to be adjusted but currently has no income. She is needing to use the local food bank and is getting behind with her rent and heating bills. Any help would be gratefully received.
Miss S is 26 years old and lives on her own; and is struggling to pay her bills, rent and food. She suffers with EUPD - Emotionally unstable personality disorder and suffers chronic suicidal thoughts. Miss S feels that if she finds employment her mood will improve, but is still struggling to find the hours needed. Citizens Advice are helping her manage her debts and bills; but she is in desperate need for food and electric. Any donations will help Miss S. Thank you.
K works part time, has recently had her working tax and child tax credits stopped due to being off work sick unable to work the 16 hour week required to receive the benefit, K has appealed and hoping for her benefits to be reinstated within the next few weeks. In the meantime is getting behind with her rent and heating bills she is struggling to buy Nappies for her son, requires food gas and electric Any help would be gratefully received.
B & K have 2 under 5s. K works 20 hrs a week while they are in free child care. They receive working tax credit and child benefit. B is doing a carpentry course at college to improve his chance of work. College give him £30 a week. They owe for gas and electricity and B is thinking of dropping out of college to get work to pay the bill. College say he is an excellent carpenter and want him to stay the last few weeks to get his full qualification. Can you please help him pay this bill quickly.
J is a single Mum of a teenage girl. She works 20 hrs a week on minimum wage. She has got into debt and is now working with CAP to manage her income better. She has no spare money to fill her oil tank so is without any heating. Houses soon become damp in Cornwall if not heated a little. Can you please help her.
S has 3 children, is a nurse but had to take time off work through mental stress. Statutory Sick Pay and lack of Tax Credits mean that she has not been able to afford gas & electricity.