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£120 still needed for carpets

Emma is a single mother on ESA with 2 children under 13. Her 2 year old daughter has 4 holes in the heart & continues to have surgery for this. They have to move house from a 2 to a 3 bedroom as daughter needs her own room due to her illness. This has been granted & she moves in the next 2 weeks. The house has no carpets & she feels that she needs to at least have a carpet in the living area & her daughter's bedroom. She will struggle to pay moving costs. Any donations to help this family will be gratefully received. Thank you.

City:
Malton
Age:
42
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 2 days

£100 still needed for removal costs

J and her brother are in financial difficulties and have had to sell their house and are moving into rented property. They need help with removal costs. Both have health issues but are looking forward to a fresh start.

City:
Chelmsford
Age:
64
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 3 days

£100 still needed for furniture starter pack

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.

City:
Bradford
Age:
61
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 4 days

£40 still needed for rent arrears

'A' is American and married to a York man. They have come back to the UK to live and work with their 2 year old son. Her husband is working but they are in arrears and in temporary accommodation and in danger of being evicted. They also need to find 1400 for Angel's immigration application and for her to obtain a NI number ASAP so that she can work.

City:
York
Age:
38
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 5 days

£120 still needed for blinds for 5 rooms

'M's only source of income is pension credit and after paying all his basics and bills, he does not have any spare money to purchase larger household items. He needs blinds; the current ones are falling apart and no longer fit for purpose. He needs them for warmth and privacy. Thank you

City:
Nottingham
Age:
58
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 5 days

£120 still needed for carpets

'D's carpets are in a very bad condition. They are dangerous and a trip hazard. He only receives Job seekers allowance and can't afford to replace them. Any contributions would be greatly appreciated

City:
Nottingham
Age:
46
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 5 days

£100 still needed for carpets

Single mum has moved house due to appalling house conditions she has not been able to take the carpets from the old property and due to her benefits is not financially able to purchase these.

City:
Barnsley
Age:
22
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 9 days

£120 still needed for materials to repair damp in flat

P is receiving Employment Support Allowance. He is working with Christians Against Poverty to reduce his debts. He has been allowed to take over his Mum's council flat after her death but there is a lot of damage in all the rooms to the walls caused by damp, as his Mum did not heat the flat adequately. He can do the work himself but cannot afford the materials. Please can you help him make his home more habitable?

City:
Truro
Age:
55
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 10 days

£120 still needed for carpet & underlay for living room

Kelly has 4 children aged 10, 8, 5 & 10 months. She has been affected by the benefit cap & is struggling to maintain a suitable home for her children. The living room has a concrete floor & she is desperately in need of some carpet & underlay. She would be very grateful for a donation to help towards the cost as it would take her a long time to save enough money.

City:
Wakefield
Age:
29
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 10 days

£120 still needed for decorating materials

Michele is a single mother of 3 children. She has been affected by the benefit cap, previously receiving full housing benefit & now having to meet nearly all of her rental costs. Michele's property is in desperate need of renovation & decorating. She is struggling to make ends meet & a donation to help her improve their home would assist her to maintain a stable & happy home for her children under difficult circumstances.

City:
Leeds
Age:
37
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 10 days

£120 still needed for re-housing associated costs

Having been rehoused due to threats to the family from neighbours, our applicant and family have been instructed by court order that the house they moved to must now be returned to a beneficiary following the recent death of the home owner. In less than a month our applicant has to move again. This has placed undue financial pressure on them due to extra costs associated with moving family to new premises. Extra and unexpected costs which will not be covered by Council or the new Landlord.

City:
Bournemouth
Age:
48
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for couch & chair

A young man with very poor mental health is living in a flat and has not furniture at all, he is in desperate need of some seating, please could Acts 435 help him.

City:
Middlesbrough
Age:
30
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for sofa & chair

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.

City:
Middlesbrough
Age:
24
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for a bed

This lone parent suffers from a personality disorder, anxiety and OCD so is in receipt of Employment & Support Allowance in addition to her child related benefits. She is moving into her first tenancy after an unstable few years so has no items of furniture or appliances. She is in urgent need of a bed for her daughter but cannot afford to purchase one, so I am hoping that you can help

City:
Leicester
Age:
32
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for change locks to secure home

This lady feels a prisoner in her own home as a family member has a key to her front door and refuses to return it. This person has previously entered her home to leave 2 large dogs at her property when she has been out. The dogs have caused so much damage that she is in danger of being evicted unless this is rectified. She feels her first step must be to change her locks but is unable to find the money to do this. Please can you help by donating 120 so that she can protect her home.

City:
St Leonards on Sea
Age:
52
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 12 days

£85 still needed for floor covering

K is a 54 yr old lady who has significant ongoing health issues, and is currently with Christians Against Poverty on a repayment plan. She is awaiting a brain scan, and has deteriorating sight and mobility. She has just been awarded a ground floor flat, and will be moving from her first floor flat in the same town We have volunteers to help with her move. but the new flat has concrete floors and she needs to fund floor covering before moving in.

City:
Dereham
Age:
54
Category:
Housing
Expires:
Saturday, 11 March

£100 still needed for floor coverings for family

This lady has been in a dangerous and abusive situation. We are working with the police to rehouse her and the three children in a safe house. Currently there are no floor coverings in the safe house and the lady would like some help as it is adding to the cold and with three young children, and it will help make it safer for them as well.

City:
Confidential
Age:
29
Category:
Housing
Expires:
Monday, 13 March

£120 still needed for mum who had stroke 9 days after baby born

This is a new family whos world was torn apart 9 days after baby son was born and mum had 2 blood clots to the brain. Dad and baby moved into a Hope into Action home to get church support, where they have been for the past 9 months. Today they have been offered a new council adapted flat and the chance to take the next step closer to being back together under one roof. Sadly dad was made redundant last month and there is no spare cash so furniture sourced via free cycle. Need 140 for cooker

City:
Lincoln
Age:
30
Category:
Housing
Expires:
Saturday, 18 March