Families First are working with this mother and child after the removal of the father from the home. He left them with a mess to clear up and financial difficulties whilst a new benefit claim is made. She has made great strides in cleaning up and sorting out the home but has no table or chairs for meals or homework etc. She has scrubbed all round but needs a vacuum cleaner to do the carpet properly.
This Debt Relief Order will make a huge difference to C and her son. She has struggled emotionally since the death of her partner, finding every day living a challenge. Debts have mounted and she now finds it impossible to manage her living expenses and pay off her debts from her weekly payment. She is trying hard to get her life back on track and is determined not to get into this situation again. The money will allow their debts to be written off, making it possible to have a new start.
Z lives with her three young children. She has recently been working part time however her the position has ceased earlier than expected and she has been left struggling financially. She has had to make a claim for Universal Credit and is awaiting her first payment which could take up to 6 weeks. She has bills which need to paid before she falls into arrears. Please help with a small amount to support her over this difficult time.
M is a 53 year old male who is suffering from a range of medical problems deeming him unfit to work. M is on a large amount of pain killers and medication to cope on a day to day basis. The latest illness has now made it impossible for him to return to any type of paid work leaving him and his wife with a large amount of debt they unable to repay. M has been struggling to make ends meet and is now faced with no option but to apply for a Debt relief order, however has no funds to pay the fee.
D has a learning disability and is currently living in a care home, however he has just secured a tenancy for a bungalow promoting independent living. He has no bank account therefore is currently in receipt of no benefits. He needs another form of ID to open a bank account and have access to finances. He is unable to apply for a provisional licence as he cannot drive due to his disability. Please help with the cost of a passport (as a form of ID) to enable him to open up an account.