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£80 still needed for Insolvency Fees

Holly is a lovely lady working with Christians Against Poverty. She comes from a background of abuse and family conflict. She has many health problems that stop her working, and has anxiety and depression. In 2015 her children were taken into care because of family allegations and she was left devastated. She tried to take her own life and was in and out of mental hospitals. Holly is now working hard to sort things in her life. Your donation would be a message of hope to her. Third request.

City:
Colchester
Age:
29
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
Today

£80 still needed for bed frame and mattress

M is an elderly, retired lady who has had to move out of her current property due to the passing of her companion who she was living with - she was given a couple of months to find a place to move. She has now found a new property but unfortunately has no money to purchase any furniture and what she really needs is a bed to sleep on.

City:
Bury St Edmunds
Age:
66
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
Today

£70 still needed for Debt Relief Order

A lady who through circumstances has debts, she is unable to pay and is reliant on family to provide meals and some shopping to eke out her monthly finances. She has been advised to apply for a debt relief order, which costs £90.00 and her personal finances will not stretch to cover that amount.

City:
Norwich
Age:
40
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
Today

£100 still needed for Washing Machine

This young man is struggling with serious anxiety which he is receiving help for. This has affected his employment and is currently unable to work. he is drowning in debt and now his washing machine has broken.

City:
Norwich
Age:
22
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
Today

£60 still needed for Nursery Fees

A removed herself and her 2 & 3 year old children from an emotionally abusive relationship. She has had to start from scratch. A is self employed and works from home, however has no support from family so has to put the children into nursery so that she can work properly. A's Tax Credits award has been pending since Easter so A is not eligible yet for child care assistance. A is also having to deal with 3 weeks rent arrears. All A wants to do is make a fresh start. Can you help?

City:
Truro
Age:
28
Category:
Children
Expires:
Today

£65 still needed for Debt Relief Order

This Christians Against Poverty client is on such a tight budget that it will take around 2 years to raise the money required to pay the Debt Relief Order fee. Client is understandably very distressed.

City:
Manchester
Age:
23
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
Today

£120 still needed for vulnerable adult leaving supported accommodation

J is a vulnerable adult with mental health issues who is currently residing in supported accommodation after a period of homelessness. J has never had his own tenancy and has found his own accommodation in the private sector. J is able to get assistance with the deposit but requires funds for rent in advance, any donations would be gratefully received.. Thank You

City:
St Austell
Age:
32
Category:
Housing
Expires:
Today

£120 still needed for vulnerable adult leaving supported accommodation

J is a vulnerable adult with mental health issues who is currently residing in supported accommodation after a period of homelessness. J has never had his own tenancy and has found his own accommodation in the private sector. J is able to get assistance with the deposit but requires funds for rent in advance, any donations would be gratefully received.. Thank You

City:
St Austell
Age:
32
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
Today

£120 still needed for Vulnerable adult leaving supported accommodation

J is a vulnerable adult with mental health issues who is currently residing in supported accommodation after a period of homelessness. J has never had his own tenancy and has found his own accommodation in the private sector. J is able to get assistance with the deposit but requires funds for rent in advance, any donations would be gratefully received.. Thank You

City:
St Austell
Age:
32
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
Today

£80 still needed for Urgent Car Repairs

This lady is trying hard to keep financially afloat. She has two enforcement orders which come out of her salery of 22hours a week work. She needs a car for her work and is now faced with its MOT and two new tyres. Her job involves travelling locally to clean, so without a car she could not work. She is struggling to pay her bills and debts and works with Christians Against Poverty to help overcome this. She has anxiety because of her situation and is losing hope.

City:
Redruth
Age:
60
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
Tomorrow

£110 still needed for Carpet and Furniture

This gentleman has been recently rehoused into unfurnished accomodation. He had been with Newstart for a year and had recovered enough for a fresh start. He is on benefits and suffers from depression. He is trying to help himself by painting his flat which is looking fresh and clean. He needs carpet, table and a settee or chairs. Bedroom furniture and some kitchen items have been given by a charity already but do not have the other items he needs. Please can you help him.

City:
Redruth
Age:
56
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
Tomorrow

£120 still needed for gas and electricity

Susan is a lone parent with a two year old girl. She has been laid off from her job in favour of others who can work longer hours. She has no money until next week, when she has her last payment for £50. Her benefits have changed and she is waiting for them to be sorted. Electricity and gas have run out in her house so has moved in with a friend for the moment. Hopefully, when her child can be minded,she will be able to work longer hours but now she really needs your help.Please help.

City:
Poole
Age:
29
Category:
Benefit Delays/Sanctions
Expires:
In 2 days

£100 still needed for food and bills while waiting for benefits

Caroline has had an assessment for Employment and Support Allowance. Her benefits have been stopped while waiting for the result of an appeal. She receives a small amount of Disability Living Allowance but is struggling to 'make ends meet'. Please would you help her survive this difficult time. Thank you.

City:
Peterborough
Age:
38
Category:
Benefit Delays/Sanctions
Expires:
In 2 days

£100 still needed for dyslexia assessment

This lady had to give up her university course when she fell pregnant. Her little girl is now 20 months old and she returns to uni this year to continue studying. She aims to improve both their lives and wants to be a teacher. While at uni her mother will share childcare duties together with a nursery placement. She is a sensible and caring mother, determined to do this. The request is for a dyslexia assessment by the uni so that uni will give her the extra help/equipment she needs.

City:
Shaftesbury
Age:
22
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 3 days

£100 still needed for Essential Car repairs

After being unemployed for 4 years and working with Christians Against Poverty to manage debt issues, this lady was delighted to find a job. The next week her car broke down and this is essential for the new job. It would be devastating for her to have to leave the job because she is unable to get to her work. It is not an expensive repair, but quite out of her reach.

City:
Poole
Age:
60
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 4 days

£100 still needed for bed for child

Anna is on benefits & all 3 of the older kids have learning/ mental health difficulties. She hasrecently had her Mum & brother staying with her while they were waiting to be housed & her Mum suffers from depression & has some physical difficulty getting around. Hit by the benefit CAP & some debts but generally manages. Has extra expenses with her Mum & brother staying. Current home is too small & at present the 3 year old son is sleeping with Mum. Money required to get own bed.

City:
St Leonards on Sea
Age:
36
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 4 days

£50 still needed for Belly Dancing classes

Gwen is working poor, has a disposable income of £14.07 per week. Until recently she used to be given 1 hour overtime a week, this gave her enough money to take up belly dancing. It has helped her to build relationships, not be so isolated (she lives alone) have an outside interest, and also keep fitter. Sadly due to the loss of the overtime she will have to stop her one leisure activity. Can you help her to pay for classes until Christmas at which time she has been told she will get overtime again.

City:
Shildon
Age:
55
Category:
Elderly People
Expires:
In 5 days

£120 still needed for Debt Relief Order fees

N and K have been in debt for over 20 years. Despite trying to get out of debt all this time, they have not succeeded as they have multiple health issues and limited capacity to understand how to deal with all the debts. Their only way out of debt is via Debt Relief Orders. They are very close to the limit of £20,000 so we need to move quickly. Please consider helping this family who are living on a very low income and have recently lost Personal Independence Payment.

City:
Melton Mowbray
Age:
43
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 5 days

£90 still needed for Ex homeless tenant in need of clothes and haircut.

The tenant who came to us in need of accomodation, who we where able to house is now in need of funding to help pay for some clothes and a new haircut and shave. He came with absolutely no belongings and is in desprate need of fuinding to buy clothes so he has something more than just what he is wearing. Any support would be massively appreciated.

City:
Liverpool
Age:
47
Category:
Clothes
Expires:
In 5 days

£120 still needed for Bed

Luke had an unsettled childhood and was in care until age 20. When he came out he had no skills to cope with life, and ended up going off the rails for a long time. His father passed away, which gave him a new perspective and he now wants to make a fresh start. Luke is working well with Christians Against Poverty and is nearly debt free. He is in need of a bed and your donation will allow us to bless him with one.

City:
Colchester
Age:
42
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 5 days

£65 still needed for Rent arrears, due to a change of benefits

I was removed from ESA and had to make a fresh claim for job seekers allowance and the break in benefits put me in arrears with my rent. I then found employment (Zero hours contract) and had to change benefit again when I had no work and completed a new application for universal credit. Unfortunately I have to wait 6 to 8 weeks before this benefit will be put into pay and have not managed to source any further employment.

City:
Middlesbrough
Age:
34
Category:
Benefit Delays/Sanctions
Expires:
In 5 days

£60 still needed for Food and essentials

Kay has been struggling with bills and debt management, since an accident at work in October 2016. Kay is a single mother with 2 children at home. The accident resulted in surgery to her shoulder and clavicle, and has been told she will require further operations. Her Statutory Sick Pay has finished and has no money until 3 June when she'll receive Universal Credit. Any donations to help Kay and her family will be gratefully received. Thank you.

City:
Malton
Age:
40
Category:
Food and Heating
Expires:
In 5 days

£80 still needed for freezer

K is a young single mum who lives in a mother and baby unit and has no contact with family and is struggling to cope. We have helped with some essential kitchen items but she needs a small freezer.

City:
Haverhill
Age:
17
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 5 days

£100 still needed for Pushchair/pram and baby essentials

A young couple would like funds to help purchase a second hand pushchair/pram and baby essentials (such as baby bottles, clothing, blankets). They have no money or savings, and the baby is a complete surprise and is due at the end of this month. They have already had a Universal advance payment and are both unemployed at the moment.Any to donations to help this couple with essentials will be gratefully received. Thank you

City:
Malton
Age:
28
Category:
Benefit Delays/Sanctions
Expires:
In 5 days

£120 still needed for washer for single mother

CR is a single mother with a 2 year old boy. She is about to move into a housing association property after living in temporary accommodation. She has spent her limited money on other essentials but needs help to buy a washer.

City:
Royton
Age:
19
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 5 days

£120 still needed for washing machine

Fredericka is currently unemployed and has been coming along to our Job Club for a few months as she tries to get back into work. Her 16 year old washing machine has finally gone to the white goods retirement farm so she is having to wash her clothes by hand as she cannot afford to go to the laundrette. Please could you help Fredericka to buy a new washing machine?

City:
London
Age:
62
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 6 days

£120 still needed for Essential car repairs

N is receiving DLA and is unable to get on and off buses easily. She lives in a small village in Cornwall. Her partner who is her registered carer drives her to hospital appointments, the doctor's, the supermarket etc. Their car is in need of essential repairs in order to pass the MOT. They have no way of paying for these. Please help.

City:
Near Truro
Age:
46
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 6 days

£120 still needed for Car tax

Hardworking single mum has been working with CAP to clear her debts since Jan 2017, but with her low income has not yet saved enough to cover the car tax. The car is essential for getting to her 2 jobs.

City:
Reading
Age:
49
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 6 days

£100 still needed for single bed

This gentleman was moved out of rental accommodation to provide for the landlord's family. He had to lose the furniture he had and slept on a friend's bench in a garden shed for six weeks. He has found other rented accommodation but has no furniture and is sleeping in a donated chair. He is waiting for his benefit money to be sorted and has no food either. Obviously this is leading him into depression and a feeling of hopelessness. Please can you help to provide a single bed for him? Thankyou

City:
Bishop Auckland
Age:
58
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 6 days

£115 still needed for food and fuel

This lovely family with 3 small children have been working their way out of debt with CAP, but when the car needed emergency repair they had no spare money to keep it on the road, so that Dad could still get to work. As a result they have used their food and petrol money and so would really appreciate the support of ACTS 435.

City:
Reading
Age:
39
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 6 days

£100 still needed for Carpet

K is mother to B (age 2), B has a development delay and is undergoing genetic testing. K has several medical conditions leaving her unable to work; she also has debt from a previous property but is beginning to address this with support. The house has no living room carpet and K is unable to afford this. K and B spend their time confined to the kitchen and B moves around by bouncing on his knees. Carpet in the main living area would greatly improve the quality of their lives.

City:
Wakefield
Age:
34
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 6 days

£120 still needed for washing Machine

'A' has been signed off on sick leave by his doctor because of stress due to on-going housing issues. He is on the basic amount of sick pay as he has not had a medical appointment yet. 'A' is a very hard worker and loves to work at his delivery driving jobs. He has currently found himself in reduced circumstances and is unable to buy a second hand washing machine.

City:
Nottingham
Age:
42
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
In 6 days

£80 still needed for Bed, bed linen and Wardrobe

A mother of 5 is setting up home in an unfurnished house and so requested funding for the above items. In setting up her home her children can come and live with her.

City:
Hull
Age:
38
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 6 days

£100 still needed for clothing

K is a family support worker supporting local families in need. She herself has had a recent health scare and now off work with mental health problems. She needs to get her car an MOT and started again. She doesn't know how long she'll be off work and is concerned for her future and paying her mortgage. In the meantime we would really like to give her a boost by paying for some new clothing and a hair appointment.

City:
Haverhill
Age:
57
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
In 6 days

£115 still needed for Frdge Freezer

David has been on the streets homelessfor over 15 years. He has now finally managed to get a tenancy with support which is brilliant. The property doesn't have a fridge/freezer so in order to help David settle in and cater for himself this has now become essential for him. Can you help so David can take full advantage of this life saving opportunity. Thank you. FWW.

City:
Bournemouth
Age:
48
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 6 days

£95 still needed for a change of clothes

Ben's been struggling with alcohol use for some years. He's now getting the support he's needed for so long and things may be improving. He feels ready to try for a job but has only the clothes he stands up in and this would make a bad impression at an interview. Ben would like to try charity shops for a jacket, trousers and a shirt but he needs serviceable shoes and new underwear as well. £100 would help kit Ben out decently and he'd be very grateful for the help.

City:
York
Age:
35
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 6 days

£100 still needed for Table and chairs

This family with two children are in desperate need of a table and chairs so they can sit and eat together Their benefits have been sanctioned due to reassessment of Dad's disability also carer's allowance has stopped They are appealing against the decision. Meanwhile they are living on child benefit allowance They are very reluctant to ask for help but if If you can provide them with furniture it will give them some normality in a very difficult time. A ray of hope in a dark place! Thank you

City:
Scarborough
Age:
29
Category:
Benefit Delays/Sanctions
Expires:
In 6 days

£30 still needed for fresh food shopping

This lady and her partner are CAP clients. They live in rented accommodation and can't work due to mental health issues and struggle to make ends meet on a very low income. They are now working with CAP to tackle their debts but the immediate needs of feeding themselves and her two children who visit regularly are too much. We would like to be able to help them out by taking them on a fresh food shop.

City:
Shaftesbury
Age:
35
Category:
Food and Heating
Expires:
In 7 days

£120 still needed for food, bill & transport

IIG is 55, gaunt, very frail and fragile, experiencing a family crisis. He is on ESA which he now uses to feed his children and grandchildren in his 2 bedroom flat. Referred for help from Community Development Office for fresh food, he also needs financial help to relief his debts and for transport. Thank you.

City:
London
Age:
54
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 7 days

£120 still needed for food, clothing and transport for job search et.c

DB just arrived this week from Ireland to settle with his girlfriend and their new baby and to support his 5-year-old stepson, Kaolan. He is a new addition to IIG's already overcrowded household. He desperately needs a start-up finance for food, change of clothes, job search, and interviews.

City:
London
Age:
23
Category:
Unemployment
Expires:
In 7 days

£90 still needed for Family in emergency accommodation

Family with two children need to replace broken baby cot and fridge. The father is currently on a sickness benefit and his family have no savings to meet these costs at present. It is important to for them to avoid overcrowding in the bed and to be able to keep baby food and diary products refrigerated for the family.

City:
london
Age:
22
Category:
Unemployment
Expires:
In 7 days

£120 still needed for Fridge

K is a young man with epilepsy and mental health problems who has recently moved out of supported living into his own home. K needs help to purchase a fridge for his new flat.

City:
Haverhill
Age:
30
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 7 days

£90 still needed for Debt Relief Order for family struggling with debt

H. and her partner are on a low income, have 2 children and are struggling with unmanageable debt, which is causing stress and worry. They are now working with Christians Against Poverty (CAP) and have been advised to apply for a debt relief order, which costs £90.00 each. Please consider donating to this to help this family have a fresh start.

City:
Manchester
Age:
32
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 7 days

£85 still needed for second hand washing machine and plumbing

This gentleman has had a tough few years: he has had cancer, lost his job and house and now lives in a small flat. His washing machine broke months ago and he has been unable to afford to repair it so has been washing his clothes in the bath. Please consider giving so he can purchase, and have plumbed in, a second hand washing machine.

City:
Manchester
Age:
60
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 7 days

£80 still needed for decorate sons' bedroom

Mother is single parent with learning difficulties and depression with sons aged 9, 8 and 4 who generally behave well at school. At home she struggles to manage their behavior and they have written all over the walls and have broken her bed so she is sleeping downstairs on settee. She wants the boys each to have their own room upstairs (at present they sleep in the same room because of the mess). She has rent arrears but is working to pay it off from her benefits. Asking for £80 to decorate

City:
St Leonards on Sea
Age:
19
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 7 days

£70 still needed for remainder of Debt Relief Order

R and his family are on a low income and are struggling with unmanageable debt, which is causing stress and worry. R also has health problems so is currently unable to work. They are now working with Christians Against Poverty and have been advised to apply for a debt relief order, which costs £90.00 each. R has managed to save £20 towards this. Please consider donating towards the remaining £70 fee this to help this family have a fresh start, and release from the stress of debt.

City:
Manchester
Age:
56
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 7 days

£115 still needed for Bed

M earns a weekly wage and is currently on employment and support allowance but with all her expenses she's not left with a lot and is struggling to afford basic necessities such as food. She has just recently moved into shared housing after having stayed in a night shelter for some time - we've supported her through a food box and a starter pack kit, now she just needs some help with purchasing a bed for her new accommodation

City:
Haverhill
Age:
46
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 8 days

£120 still needed for Washing Machine & Kitchen Items

A gentleman in Middlesbrough, was illegally evicted and was homeless, he has begun to receive support and has now moved into a property, he has multiple health issues physically and is in desperate need of a washing machine and kitchen items. He has hardly anything in his new home and would be so grateful if Acts 435 could help him.

City:
Middlesbrough`
Age:
45
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 8 days

£115 still needed for help towards funeral costs

A's 23 year old son passed away suddenly. A, who works part time and not in receipt of any benefits, is struggling to pay for his funeral costs. She is borrowing money from friends and family but still needs help. Any support for this grieving mother would be gratefully received.

City:
Sowerby Bridge
Age:
43
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 8 days

£120 still needed for an electric cooker

This young man moved to the UK from Eritrea in 2014. He has been granted Indefinite Leave to Remain and has moved into an unfurnished tenancy. As he is in receipt of Jobseeker's Allowance he is struggling to purchase essential items, and is in particular need of a cooker as he has no means of preparing a hot meal for himself. I am hoping that you may be able to help.

City:
Leicester
Age:
22
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 8 days

£90 still needed for Debt Relief Order fee

C has debts stemming back 20 years that she has never been able to repay. She has 4 children and living on a tight budget. Her only hope of being released from her £19,000 worth of debt is by a Debt Relief Order but she needs £90 for the fees for this. Please consider helping this family. She has also suffered numerous traumatic events over these 20 years and has some health issues. Getting rid of the burden of debt would be a tremendous blessing to this family

City:
Waltham on the Wolds
Age:
33
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 8 days

£80 still needed for financial support while son is in hospital

T, the 13 yr old son of D & A, was born with cerebral palsy which affects his ability to walk. He has learning challenges and is often anxious and in pain. He has undergone countless surgery and is about to have 2 more operations. Mum works nights and sleeps all day. Dad no longer gets Carers allowance as he went self employed last year but work will be impossible whilst T is in hospital and recovering at home. Support for this family - T has a twin brother and sister - will be such a help.

City:
Wye Valley
Age:
43
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 8 days

£100 still needed for publishing a book

Liz is one of our Saturday Gathering people she was abused as a child by family. Led a life of prostitution and addiction but is now clean and living in shared accommodation. She is a fabulous disciple of Jesus This young lady has written a children's book and has a reputable publisher offering to publish her book at a cost of £260 for 50 copies. We have received offers of donations for £140 so wondered if others might donate so that her dream to be an author will become a reality.

City:
Halifax
Age:
33
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 8 days

£120 still needed for Replacement washing machine

This lady is supporting her sister who is going through radiotherapy for cancer, and her two young children of 6 & 10. She has them to stay to give her sister the opportunity to sleep and recover, as well as taking them to school. She has her own employment and benefit claim problems so cannot afford to replace her broken washing machine. Your help would enable her to buy a second hand replacement and allow her to focus on the family.

City:
Roehampton
Age:
39
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
In 9 days

£100 still needed for washer for disabled man

PH is disabled as a result of an accident and cannot work. He also suffers from severe anxiety. His washer is broken and he unable to wash his clothes by hand because of his disability. He therefore needs help to buy a washer.

City:
Oldham
Age:
56
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 9 days

£100 still needed for Spectacles

A is the sole breadwinner in the home, works full time no entitlement of any benefits, is struggling to pay bills requires new glasses, the ones currently wearing are 2 years out of prescription and broken. She is borrowing money from family members but still needs help. Any support would be gratefully received.

City:
haliafx
Age:
56
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 9 days

£120 still needed for Matress, Bedding, Identification Documentation

This unemployed young man has recently moved to Retford to find work and make a fresh start. He is using the services of the CAP Job club. He needs money for rent, matrass, bedding and to fund production of c/vs and identification documentation. In the past, CAP and Job Club and ACTS 435 have supported his brother through a similar situation and he is now on a training course that should lead to work on the railway. We seek a similar outcome with this client. Any support gratefully received.

City:
Retford
Age:
21
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 9 days

£60 still needed for Rent Arrears

A gentleman in Middlesbrough with very poor mental health is now in arrears due to his benefits not being in place. This has now been rectified with support but he is unable to pay the rent arrears that he has accrued. This is affecting his mental health, and we would be grateful for your help to resolve this for him.

City:
Middlesbrough
Age:
38
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
In 10 days

£40 still needed for Debt Relief Order fees

A, a single lady who doesn't really leave her house, is working with Christians Against Poverty to sort her debts and they have recommended a debt relief order as the way forward for her. This costs £90 and it will take Alison months to save up, as she is living on a tight budget. Any help would be greatly appreciated - many thanks.

City:
exeter
Age:
53
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 10 days

£100 still needed for food and heating

A's 23 year old son passed away suddenly. A, who was working part time, has had to give up work and is desperately struggling to buy food and put money in the meter. Any support will, as A says, be heaven sent! Thank you for any help you can give.

City:
Sowerby Bridge
Age:
43
Category:
Food and Heating
Expires:
In 10 days

£120 still needed for help towards rent

A's 23 year old son passed away suddenly. A, who was working part time has had to give up her job and is struggling to pay her rent. She is borrowing money from friends and family but still needs help. Any support for this grieving mother would be gratefully received.

City:
Sowerby Bridge
Age:
43
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 10 days

£95 still needed for Transport of belongings to safe house

K is victim of horrific domestic abuse from the father of her son. He is now in prison and K wants to move somewhere unknown to him before he is released. She has been given temporary accommodation out of London but has very little/no money to pay for the transport of her belongings to this new property. She is currently looking for work and has no support network in this country. As a result, she is unable to make this safe move that she desperately deserves.

City:
London
Age:
23
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for tumble drier

Sammy is a CAP client with a young son, she is just starting a job but has debts. She can't afford a tumble drier but needs to replace her old one. This would really lift her spirits as she is down about life in general, relationships, finances and so forth.

City:
Reading
Age:
54
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 11 days

£115 still needed for Washing Machine & Fridge

Kevin is living in Middlesbrough and receiving support to move into his own flat, sadly Kevin has very little money to purchase a washing machine and a fridge. Kevin has very poor mental health and this is a fresh start for him of which he is adament to succeed. Would Acts 435 kindly help him he would be so grateful.

City:
Middlesbrough
Age:
44
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for Cooker & Fridge

A young lady in Middlesbrough is moving into her own property, she has very little to furnish her flat and is in desperate need of a cooker and fridge, the lady has fled anti social behaviour to a more quieter area of Middlesbrough, she would be very grateful for any help Acts 435 could help her with.

City:
Middlesbrough
Age:
38
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for bed and sofa for flat following rehab

G has struggled with alcohol addiction for many years and finally went to rehab last year and has now completed the programme and is ready to move on in his future like. He is off the drink completely and is attending all the meetings he can to help him go forward. We secured him accommodation but he needs something to sleep on and sit on. He is so anxious to get it all sorted and be able to look for work and just £120 will get a decent bed and sofa from a local second hand place. Thank you!

City:
Scarborough
Age:
45
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 11 days

£115 still needed for white goods for very vulnerable man

M is a v vulnerable man who suffered physical and sexual abuse as a child and young adult. This continued in marriage with a wife who beat him continually and took all his money.He has since been suffering with mental health and addiction issues. We've worked v closely with him and services and secured a flat away from anyone who has been intimidating him. He is receiving help. He just needs a cooker and fridge to complete this and live independently. He is so happy in new flat. Thank you!

City:
West Ayton
Age:
56
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 11 days

£100 still needed for a few bits of furniture to help resettlement

M was homeless for a long time until he started to engage with our centre and talk to us. He suffered sexual abuse from parents and then foster parents which robbed him of all confidence and self esteem. He became homeless at a young age. He now has a lovely flat with a kind landlord and though he struggles with the fear of being let down he is happy.He still needs bed and settee and hopefully a bed for his elderly dog who's been his constant companion for so much of his traumatic life

City:
Scarborough
Age:
55
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for furniture for vulnerable disabled lady

We found K on a bench a few months ago and put her in temp accommodation til she was ready to talk to agencies.Her stepmum threw her out of her house in Sheffield when her Father died. She has many disabilities,she was homeless in Sheffield then came to Scarborough as remembered it as a child.We have secured a flat for her and are asking for £120 toward the furniture she needs to complete her move to a safe place with support for her disabilities.Your help could help transform her life.Thank u!

City:
Scarborough
Age:
59
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 11 days

£50 still needed for childrens shoes

This family have 3 children and manage on a very low income as the father is on minimum wage and a zero hours contract. The mother, Nela, has lost her zero hours job.They have recently opened their home to Nela's sister and her 4 children who have been evicted because they were found to have been using drugs. This family will be rehoused if they stay off drugs which they appear to be doing with help and support from Nela and a drug worker. 2 of the children need shoes fairly urgently.

City:
Barnsley
Age:
22
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for Children's beds

Ms. E. Is a mother of 4 children. Under 13. She has been working, under non-fixed contract work. for the last three months. Her children currently need suitable beds. All support would be greatly appreciated. .

City:
Oldham
Age:
32
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for cooker and fridge freezer

P is 25 years old with a 3 year old baby daughter. She fled a serious domestic violence situation last year and has been living in supported secure housing. It is now deemed safe for her to move into accomodation. She has been assisted by H.... Homeless Community Project for small items, but is in need of a gas cooker and fridge freezer to provide meals for her and her daughter. Can you please help to give this young woman a helping hand as she starts a new life?

City:
Hull
Age:
25
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for cooker and fridgefreezer

D who is 23 and her 1 year old baby son have been in supported living since July 2016. Following a traumatic childhood and being taken into care for her own safety ,she entered an abusive and violent relationship. She was referred for help to escape violence and for counselling to resolve historical issues. She is about to move into a flat and needs a cooker and fridgefreezer urgently. Can you help please this young mum who has had some rotten experiences in the past?

City:
Newport
Age:
23
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for floor coverings

P and her 3 year old daughter fled severe domestic violence in 2016 and has now been deemed safe to be allocated a flat, following many months in a refuge. The flat has no floor coverings at all. P would dearly like to carpet the living room and the child's bedroom, or at least put rugs down for the child to play on. Can you help this young family make a new start in the community pelase?

City:
Hull
Age:
25
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for beds

D and her 1 year old baby son have been in supported care since July 2016. Following a traumatic childhood and being taken into care for safety she entered an abusive and violent relationship.She was referred by the Mother and Baby Assessment Team for help and counselling to enable her to function in society. Having been allocated a flat she needs beds for both herself and a cot for the baby. Can you please help this young woman to make a fresh start fr her and the baby?

City:
Newport
Age:
23
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 11 days

£85 still needed for New shoes and trainers

Applicant, who is on job seekers allowance, and is unlikely to be able to leave it, needs new footwear to allow him to continue acting fully as handyman and gardener at St Hildas Church. He works hard as a valued member of the church, and has grown in faith since he started coming here about a year ago. This has helped him cope with life issues also. He needs a strong pair of shoes particularly for gardening, and a smarter pair for general matters.

City:
Hull
Age:
40
Category:
Unemployment
Expires:
In 11 days

£120 still needed for Client with health problems struggling with debt

The client came to our Foodbank in need of food and while chatting to one of our volunteers talked about how he had fell behind on payments for his water rates and Tv license. The client started to feel anxious and stressed and has a health condition which is quite serious and gets worse the more stressed he is. This funding would help pay off all the debt and also cover the next months payments meaning he is fully up to date and able to move forward.

City:
Liverpool
Age:
54
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for cooker and washer for single father

NF is a recovering addict who has mental health problems and haa attempted suicide. He is being supported by the Christians Against poverty Life Skills programme. he has a 16 year old son living with him and needs a cooker and a washer.

City:
oldham
Age:
42
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for fridge freezer for unemployed man

FCV is unemployed and seeking a job. He lives with his 17 year old brother who is in full time education. They have spent what little money they have in buying essential white goods and furniture but still lack a fridge freezer.

City:
Oldham
Age:
23
Category:
Unemployment
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for Therapeutic Chair

V is 75 years old and largely confined to bed, the hospital have advised she needs a high backed chair to sit in to prevent bed sores. She cannot afford this from her own funds.

City:
Sheffield
Age:
74
Category:
Elderly People
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for Debt Issues

D lives with his elderly mum and has run up significant debts, this money will help alleviate these pressures on him.

City:
Sheffield
Age:
41
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for Rent Arrears

M is in receipt of ESA but has built up some rent arrears which is causing his much stress. This payment will help him clear the debts.

City:
Sheffield
Age:
45
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 12 days

£90 still needed for Debt Relief Order

Client is on benefits but he was working with a family before, but when that fell apart, he ended up with depression and is now in supported accommodations. He is recovering well and is now seeing his child which is helping. He is not working at the moment but is looking and he is working his way back into the community. A debt relief order will give him a new start and will also take the burden off his shoulders. Thank you

City:
Haverhill
Age:
31
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for Furnishings for a new home

M is an asylum seeker, she had to flee her home and country and is now setting up home in Sheffield. She has recently been reunited with her children after three years apart. This money will help her furnish her new home.

City:
Sheffield
Age:
45
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 12 days

£90 still needed for Debt Relief Order

Ben is in debt, partly as a result of anxiety issues. He is receiving help from Christians Against Poverty to deal with his debt. The recommended route is a Debt Relief Order but Ben is unable to afford this. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

City:
Bodmin
Age:
36
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 12 days

£90 still needed for Debt Relief Order Fee

Lee lost his job in January & is struggling to manage financially. Despite a successful interview, he has problems with his DBS check, as his identity is being confused with his twin brother's! This is frustrating for him, but he is working with Christians Against Poverty (CAP) to clear his debts so that he can have a fresh start. Due to his tight budget, CAP are recommending a Debt Relief Order for Lee, but it would take him a long time to save for the fee. Your help would be much appreciated.

City:
Leeds
Age:
33
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 12 days

£50 still needed for Fee for Debt Relief Order

The applicant has always worked but when her children left home she was faced with extra expense and also physical illness. She became anxious and went further into debt finding that she was paying out more than she was earning. She finally sought professional advice and this was to apply for a Debt Relief order to get her finances in order. However she needs the fee to initiate this so that she can go ahead.

City:
MIDDLESBROUGH
Age:
52
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 12 days

£100 still needed for washing machine repair/replacement

T suffers from various medical conditions including osteoporosis. She is also struggling financially and now her washing machine has broken down and T does not have the money to pay for repair or replacement. Help from donors would be gratefully received.

City:
Wye Valley
Age:
48
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for Essentials like bedding, clothes and shoes.

T lost his ESA when he became homeless. He is now turning his life around with the help of Adaction. They are helping him try to get his benefits back but in the meantime he desperately needs household essentials like bedding and newer clothes and shoes. Please can you help him make a fresh start.

City:
Truro
Age:
49
Category:
Benefit Delays/Sanctions
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for fridge

M is a single lady struggling on benefits. Her fridge freezer has recently broken down. We've issued a food parcel today from our food bank, but she desperately needs a fridge to keep her food cold and fresh.

City:
Haverhill
Age:
48
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for Gas bill

A has learning disabilities which make it difficult for him to manage money and care for himself. He works 8 hrs a week for Cornwall Council's Health Promotion Service. One of their staff brought him to FoodBank because he had no money. His gas has been cut off for weeks so he has no hot water or heating. His ESA was stopped but that is going to Appeal.He presented as an extremely vulnerable man. Please help him at least get hot water to bathe.

City:
Near Truto
Age:
52
Category:
Benefit Delays/Sanctions
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for washing machine

S is a single lady experiencing financial difficulties. We are supporting her through the Food Bank and recently discovered that she rents white goods but is unable to sustain these payments. We would ideally like to get some funds to buy some items for her.

City:
Haverhill
Age:
54
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 12 days

£100 still needed for Electric Key Card and food

A has learning disabilities. His ESA has been stopped after a tick list interview. This is going to appeal. He works 8 hrs a week for Cornwall Council's Health Promotion Service. His boss brought him to Food bank as he had no money. He is in debt with his electricity and needs more food than we can provide while he waits for his appeal. He presents as very vulnerable. Please help him.

City:
Near Truro
Age:
52
Category:
Benefit Delays/Sanctions
Expires:
In 12 days

£100 still needed for fridge

S, a single lady on a low income, has built up arrears. We would love to reduce her outgoings on white good rentals and are looking to provide her with a fridge.

City:
Haverhill
Age:
54
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 12 days

£120 still needed for School uniforms and shoes

Children's Services are working with this lady and her three children who have returned to this country from Spain in order to move on from difficult circumstances. They came to SW Durham because housing was more affordable. She therefore has no family nearby and her benefits are not yet fully in place. Her children have places in the local secondary school but they need uniforms and shoes. Please can you help them have this fresh start?

City:
Bishop Auckland
Age:
52
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for Rent Arrears

A lady in Middlesbrough with mental health is in rent arrears, this lady is currently homeless and to move forward she needs to pay her rent arrears off this will enable her to apply for a property with the local authority. The lady fled domestic abuse and is looking for a fresh start with her life.

City:
Middlesbrough
Age:
43
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for TV licence

Matti is struggling financially and suffers with mental health issues (which he receives support for this through the Health Agency). Matti is struggling with his bills and debts which Citizens Advice are helping with managing these. Matti does not socialize very much and does not want to feel isolated, and relies on his television for company. If anyone could help Matti with a TV licence, your donations will be gratefully received. Thank you.

City:
Malton
Age:
45
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
In 13 days

£110 still needed for bed & bedding for veteran with OCD

G is an army veteran who has been sleeping in his car since losing his home due to a mental breakdown. He has severe mental health issues which have made it very difficult to find the right accommodation. This has now been achieved but he needs to furnish it. Due to his extreme OCD, caused by events witnessed during his service in Afghanistan, he needs a new bed and bedding and your help would enable this to happen and make such a difference to his life. Thank you so much for your help

City:
Scarborough
Age:
31
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 13 days

£40 still needed for Petrol and Accommodation for a night.

Travel expenses for J's mum to come and see her daughter. J is having an exhibition of some artwork which is part of a project to help with her alcohol addiction. Her mum means the world to her and would like to come and see it. Neither of them can afford the petrol.

City:
Skipton
Age:
47
Category:
Unemployment
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for support for frail homeless lady to start again

S is a 60 year old lady who has been homeless since Oct 16. She has mental health issues leading to her not being able to cope with bills & DWP letters with appointments & work requirements. She is very frail & it was all too much so she lost her benefits & then housing benefit. She wasn't able to appeal so left her flat & slept on streets. We have tracked her down and put her in accommodation - she needs a fresh start with all the needed support and your help can make this happen. Thank you!

City:
Scarborough
Age:
60
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 13 days

£115 still needed for clothing for child after mum lost everything

M is a lady who started a new life in this country 7 years ago when she met & married a local man & they had a baby. Since then she trained as a nurse, working at the hospital. Her husband began physically abusing her and injuring her so badly she had to leave work which has meant her having to move into new accommodation on benefits until things get sorted. She needs new bedding and clothes for her child as all she had is left in the home. She has lost everything and your help would be amazing.

City:
Scarborough
Age:
26
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for young family to move into their first home

M is currently in supported accommodation and is a recovering drug user who has done exceedingly well in addressing his issues and is now abstinent. He would like to move on into independent accommodation with his partner who is pregnant with their first child together due in July 2017. They have no funds available to enable them to settle down and start their new lives with their baby. Any donations are gratefully received.

City:
St Austell
Age:
28
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for young family to move into their first home

M is currently in supported accommodation and is a recovering drug user who has done exceedingly well in addressing his issues and is now abstinent. He would like to move on into independent accommodation with his partner who is pregnant with their first child together due in July 2017. They have no funds available to enable them to settle down and start their new lives with their baby. Any donations are gratefully received.

City:
St Austell
Age:
28
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for young family to move into their first home

M is currently in supported accommodation and is a recovering drug user who has done exceedingly well in addressing his issues and is now abstinent. He would like to move on into independent accommodation with his partner who is pregnant with their first child together due in July 2017. They have no funds available to enable them to settle down and start their new lives with their baby. Any donations are gratefully received.

City:
St Austell
Age:
28
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for 1 of 2 -help towards car insurance costs

K is a single parent to 6 young children, she is struggling to find funds to pay for her car insurance renewal of her 7 seat vehicle, the council have advised they will continue to help paying full rent if K seeks and secures employment, currently looking for part time employment to fit around childcare, K will need to drive to make this all work, getting her children to and from school and to work. Any help towards this year’s car insurance would be greatly appreciated.

City:
Halifax
Age:
36
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for 2 of 2 -help towards car insurance costs

K is a single parent to 6 young children, she is struggling to find funds to pay for her car insurance renewal of her 7 seat vehicle, the council have advised they will continue to help paying full rent if K seeks and secures employment, currently looking for part time employment to fit around childcare, K will need to drive to make this all work, getting her children to and from school and to work. Any help towards this year’s car insurance would be greatly appreciated.

City:
HALIFAX
Age:
36
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for 1-2 Counselling for a child

F recently moved from London to Calderdale with her 4 year old daughter an asylum seeking child, to escape trauma, her daughter requires counselling to help her through the ordeal and settle her into western life. Any help towards her counselling fees would be much appreciated.

City:
halifax
Age:
33
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 13 days

£60 still needed for 2-2 Counselling for a child

F recently moved from London to Calderdale with her 4 year old daughter an asylum seeking child, to escape trauma, her daughter requires counselling to help her through the ordeal and settle her into western life. Any help towards her counselling fees would be much appreciated.

City:
halifax
Age:
33
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for 1-2 Counselling for a child

Young girl aged 5 requires counselling to help her process and move forward from seeing domestic violence with her parents and bereavement of her father who took his own life. Please can you assist towards her counselling fees.

City:
halifax
Age:
25
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 13 days

£60 still needed for 2-2 Counselling for a child

Young girl aged 5 requires counselling to help her process and move forward from seeing domestic violence with her parents and bereavement of her father who took his own life. Please can you assist towards her counselling fees.

City:
halifax
Age:
25
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 13 days

£120 still needed for gardening tools

C is a single parent with three children. She has sever multiple trauma PTSD from long term domestic abuse. She now lives in a village location but has a very large front and back garden. Part of her tenancy is to keep this under control. She ah no tools or means of doing this. Please will you help her in this area of her life. We are also helping her with her debts. We are sourcing some local help for practical hands to do the garden when we get the money for tools.

City:
Melton Mowbray
Age:
39
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 13 days

£80 still needed for new cooker

client lost her husband in March and she has learning difficulties. She is living with her father who is on a pension. Her benefits were sanctioned as she did not attend an appointment. She only received notification of the appointment after the appointment date. She has not been able to afford a cooker and has been without one for three years. Is surviving by using a microwave. Client has a support worker from Vectis Housing

City:
Lake
Age:
43
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
Thursday, 8 June

£55 still needed for food and transport to hospital appointments

E was forced to leave Turkey and moved to the UK with a 3yr old (now 22) & a 2mths pregnancy (now 18) following her husband's death. She went back to Turkey to give her children a sense of identity as they always ask for their family but was again forced to leave as she did not have anywhere to live. She was transferred from SE London to a temporary flat 5 weeks ago. All 3 are on medication for depression. E has shoulder & back pains and is needing to have an X-ray carried out. She needs money for healthy food & transport to her hospital appointments.

City:
London
Age:
45
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
Friday, 9 June

£110 still needed for Furniture for ex homeless client

The client who was recently homeless has now been given his own flat but is still in need of support with furnishings for the property. We have been able to help him with couches and a Tv but he still needs a washing machine, cutlery and plates. Any support would go a long way to helping him back on to his feet as he looks for a job.

City:
Liveprool
Age:
41
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
Friday, 9 June

£110 still needed for Client in need of help with rent arrears

The client came to us in need of support after finding out he was in a large amount of rent arrears, he had thought he was paying on time each month but it was only recently the letting manager told him that he was underpaying each month and has now presented him with a bill for over £200. This funding would help clear a large portion of that debt and prevent him from being evicted.

City:
Liverpool
Age:
61
Category:
Housing
Expires:
Friday, 9 June