AK is a recovering alcoholic who lost his job and is waiting for his benefits application to be assessed. He has depression and is generally struggling with life. A gym pass would enalbe him to socialise and built up his self confidence.
C has had to flee her father who was physically and sexually abusive. He tried to strangle her and made threats to kill her. She is having suicidal thoughts and has problems eating. She is being helped to apply for benefits but this will take time. She has no money for food or credit for her phone. She is unable to make phone calls to agencies which can help her. She has no money for travel so she walks everywhere, and she has very little energy so can at times miss appointments.
A lady in Middlesbrough who is physically disabled is struggling to finance purchasing a fridge freezer, she is moving into an adapted property with the local authority and sadly her fridge freezer is broken and beyond repair. We would be so grateful if Acts 435 could help her.
A young man in Middlesbrough is moving into his own flat with support from our service as this is his first tenancy. He is struggling to purchase household items and we would be so grateful if Acts 435 could help him to purchase a couch, bedding and towels. This is a fresh start and the young man is determined to succeed.
A has visited Romero for help to address her financial worries. She is now being supported through a DRO by CAB. Losing her dad aged 13 after which she ' went on a downward spiral' resulting in an extremely abusive relationship. Her mum supported her back into the family and now after having 1 child is in work and re-building her life to ensure her son has a good start.
A man is moving from a homeless supported house into his own private tenancy. The new home will be his first home without support for over three years. He towns so he is closer to his family so he will have a support network around him. He needs furniture to furnish the house with including a bedside table, coffee table, pots and pans and a kettle. Please give him his Fresh start.
O was in an abusive relationship and has a new born baby. She has an insecure immigration status and no access to benefits or work. She is struggling to take care of her child as she has no financial means/enough food for herself and the child. Hopefully her application will be approved and she will be able to apply for financial support. In the meantime she needs support to buy food for herself and the child, nappies and some winter clothes for the baby.
Sarah, whom is our part time administrator at the Church, is struggling to raise the funds for her daughters citizenship. We have helped her as much as we can. but there is still a large shortfall. Obtaining this would allow her to visit family, go on a school trip and make her future life much easier.
Mum and daughter had fled a violent relationship with mums ex partner. She is having a fresh start and has limited funds she has no cooker or washing machine. She would like support with raising more funds so she can meet the needs of her daughter providing clean clothes and healthy food.
I am applying for money for Leanne as she has fled domestic violence and has had to pay mortgage payments on the old property, rent on the new property and moving costs in a very short period of time and so is struggling to fit household essentials such as carpets.
Single dad young parent with two young children. Due to move into his own property after living with his parents. The children are very explorative and safety is an issue in the new property around the stairs.
School uniform for child, mum has had to move due to domestic violence and child needs new uniform because of different colour.
This single young man, previously homeless has now been found a flat.He is working with Adaction to overcome his addiction and is on benefits. He is in need of a wardrobe and carpet as his flat has very little in it. He is trying to turn his life around and with your help it will encourage him and provide him with what he needs.
A young lady in Middlesbrough with mental health problems is moving from supported living into her own property. This is a big step for her and she will continue with support to make this move a success. Would Acts 435 be able to help her obtain a living room carpet.
This lady has found herself homeless at the age of 55 following the breakdown of marriage. We have secured her a room in a Hope into Action Lincoln home, found her a church befriender, got her some volunteering within a local church project too. As a nurse she has given much of her life to helping of others, we are working with her to rebuild her life and the first point she has identified is dealing with the trauma of an abusive relationship and making things right with God.
For a family working with our debt counselling service. They lost their home and have had to start afresh with literally nothing. We have managed to source many things for them from within the church, but they still need some shelves and a toddler bed.
Miss H has been struggling with bills and debts and would now like to do a Debt Relief Order. Miss H works in a Care Home part-time as she has a family to look after. She has tried to make a 'go-of-things', but it is now extremely stressful and can not meet the payments demanded. Citizens Advice are helping Miss H with money management and help with her amounting debts. Any donations would be very helpful for her. Thank you.
Steve has been struggling with bill and debts, and has come to the Citizens Advice for help with money management. He has worked and lived all his life in North Yorkshire, and is still in employment. He lives with his partner and children, but would now like to apply for a Debt Relief Order and make a fresh start. It has been very stressful and is affecting all areas of his life. Any donations to help Steve will make a huge difference. Thank you.
A lady just moved ,with her four children, into a new house, which is empty. She wishes to make her request if possible as she needs to buy some basic household items and clothes for her children to make fresh start. She is not receiving any kind of benefit from anywhere. She is totally relying on the support of some of her friends. Being unemployed and new to this city unable to afford to buy the necessary items for her house.
A young man with a learning disability has secured a property and has very little for his home, he is on basic benefit and would be so grateful if Acts 435 could help him to get a Sofa and a Chair.
C is a young lady who has been in supported housing and has now been offered accommodation of her own. She is on working as an apprentice at a local hospital but doesn't have much of a wage. She needs a bed base for her new flat.
"Mary's" house was recently broken into. She lost her money, her phone was smashed, her electricity fuse box was smashed - food in her fridge and freezer spoiled. Other random items were also trashed. Without a phone she can't communicate properly with the police and electricity company. The food bank is helping with food. We would like to buy a cheap mobile with some credit (£25), and give her some money for bus fares to get to appointments and to replace small personal items (toiletries etc).
Rebecca is a single mum with 2 children they recently had a house fire resulting in the loss of furniture and white goods. Rebecca is desperately trying to refurnish her home on limited finances and would appreciate any support offered