The applicant split up from her husband after he had been released from prison. She is now alone and caring for her 3 children. She is managing but one of the children's bed has broken completely and the other is in very poor condition. Whilst receiving Universal Credit and Child Benefit she is not eligible for any grants and would be grateful for financial help with these.
This single man has recently been rehoused into Social Housing. He is on benefits and struggles with paying bills. He cannot afford to pay for carpets. There are no carpets in his new home, which means it is very draughty and dusty. He is trying very hard to get his life together and have a fresh start. He is attending a charity to help him with budgeting and cooking. Please can you help him?
This gentleman is moving into an adapted property due to his physical health and is on basic benefits. He has no extra money to pay for the removal costs and items that he needs for his day to day living. This is a fresh start for him. Would the donors of Acts 435 be able to help him, he would be so grateful.
A has just been put up in their first property after a period of being homeless after fleeing abuse. They are suffering from PTSD after losing family fleeing a war zone. They don't have any belongings and can't access support form local council. Basic goods and home furnishings would really help A settle in and make a fresh start.
A young lady has fled domestic abuse and has been living in an emergency crash pad. Now with support she has obtained a flat with social housing but has nothing to furnish her new home. Please can the donors of Acts 435 help her with some new furniture?
This gentleman has with support obtained a 1 bedroom flat, it is more manageable financially for him. He was previously living in an accommodation that he was struggling to afford. He is due to move into this new accommodation but is struggling to raise the removal costs. Would the donors of Acts 435 be able to help him please? This is such a positive move for him he would be so grateful for you help.
This lady has really poor physical health and has been sleeping downstairs for 3 years, her husband cares for her. With support they have obtained a ground floor property with social housing but have no cooker to take with them as the cooker is built in. They have no means to pay for a cooker and would like to ask the donors of Acts 435 if they can help them in this fresh start of their life.
S is a recipient of our foodbank's doorstop deliveries, and we were able to stand in prayer with her at the first meeting when she was so worried about a threatening miscarriage, after similar losses last year. A month later she texted to say happily the pregnancy has settled, but that she is worried sick about various debts that she can't work to clear, whilst she is shielding and her 2 little ones off school. Paying this gas bill would bring a bit of piece of mind, as we continue to support
C has been getting regular food parcels from us since June, and this week cried as she disclosed she didn't have the money last week to attend hospital for a suspected cancer biopsy, and that she's exhausted from sleeping in an upright chair - as our worker probed it turns out there is no bed or settee in the little flat, and she sleeps in a hard backed chair with a rug over her, every night. She emotionally accepts prayer each time we visit, and we are desperate now to buy C her own bed...