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£150 needed for flooring and paint

N is a 59 yr old single lady who has previously had a nervous breakdown and who has recently had a heart attack. As a result she is on quite a lot of medication. N is on benefits but is finding it very hard to get by and is being supported by her local foodbank. N really needs some help to get flooring and to buy paint to make her flat more homely as it is in real need of decorating. Any help you can give N would be very much appreciated. Thank you.

City:
Wimborne
Age:
59
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
Tomorrow

£110 needed for a fridge freezer

J is a single lady who has previously been a victim of domestic violence, has had two nervous breakdowns and she also suffers from agoraphobia. J is on benefits but is finding it very hard to make ends meet and she is being supported by her local foodbank. J's fridge freezer broke at Christmas and she has been unable to afford to replace it. Any help to buy J a fridge freezer would be very much appreciated. This will make a huge difference to her. Thank you.

City:
Wimborne
Age:
55
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
Tomorrow

£110 needed for carpets and a cooker

This is a family of two adults, two boys aged 1 and 3 years, and a baby girl on the way. They have been in temporary emergency accommodation for almost 1 year but have finally got a home of their own. Unfortunately they have very little money (Dad has been trying to get a job but due to Covid-19 has so far been unsuccessful) and the house has no carpets at all and they don’t have a cooker either. Please will you consider donating so they can get at least a second hand cooker and some carpet for at least 1 or 2 rooms. Thank you.

City:
Paignton
Age:
25
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 5 days

£50 needed for a fridge

B has been sleeping rough and last week moved into supported accommodation. He's done really well in testing clean of hard drugs when he moved in - he previously tested positive when he last applied for supported accommodation. He would really like a little fridge for his room. It would help him feel at home there and we feel that would give him extra incentive in wanting to remain in his accommodation, engaging with support and staying off the streets.

City:
Bournemouth
Age:
46
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 5 days

£100 needed for a new vacuum cleaner

Our Christians Against Poverty client would like a new vacuum cleaner to replace her broken one. Our client is a single mum with three children and is currently working with us to become debt free. Any help you could give her to get a new vacuum cleaner would be really appreciated.

City:
Bristol
Age:
36
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 7 days

£110 needed for a replacement washing machine

Our Christians Against Poverty client is a single mum with three children and is working with us to become debt free. Her washing machine has broken but she has found a suitable second-hand one for £130. Could you help her with the cost of this? Thank you.

City:
Bristol
Age:
36
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 7 days

£100 needed for a fridge

This lady is waiting for two knee replacements and is disabled. Her fridge has broken and she is very anxious about how to keep her food fresh as shopping is very difficult for her. She cannot afford to replace her fridge as she has debts, which she is having help with. She needs an undercounter fridge as it is easier to manage being in a wheelchair. Are you able to help her please?

City:
Truro
Age:
60
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 8 days

£50 needed for a mobile phone

D suffers from autism, which considerably affects his ability to communicate and to engage in day to day activities. D has broken his phone by accident when cleaning his bathroom and is struggling, due to not having the same phone as he previously had and the effect that this has had on his daily routine. With his old phone he had space invaders which helped to relieve his autism. Any help for a new phone would be greatly appreciated, thank you.

City:
Pool
Age:
45
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 9 days

£150 needed for a washing machine

R is a single mother of three teenagers who fled domestic abuse in April. R has come out of a safe house now, needs to start afresh and needs everything. R is on benefits and being supported by her local foodbank but is unable to afford to buy a washing machine. Any help you could give R would be very much appreciated.

City:
Wimborne
Age:
41
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 9 days

£150 needed for a fridge freezer

K is a 23 year old who has just been housed after being homeless for a number of months. He has no furniture or white goods and really needs a fridge freezer. Any help you could give him to get one would be very much appreciated. Thank you.

City:
Wimborne
Age:
23
Category:
Housing
Expires:
In 9 days

£40 needed for work clothes

D has been in prison but is now a practicing Christian and has turned his life around. He is in supported housing and is also receiving help from Konnect Cornwall. He has himself obtained work on a construction site and desperately needs to buy work boots, site trousers, a high visibility jacket and a hard hat, totaling at £59.96. Please can you help this man with his fresh start?

City:
Truro
Age:
48
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 11 days

£150 needed for a washing machine

Ms S has suffers form Fibromyalgia and Arthritis, in particular in her hands. Her washing machine has broken and she has no spare funds to purchase another. She finds going to the launderette impossible, and hand washing is also difficult with her arthritis. Please can she have help with purchasing a washing machine which will make her personal hygiene so much better.

City:
Plymouth
Age:
53
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 12 days

£150 needed for a cooker

R is a single mother of three teenagers who fled domestic abuse in April. R has come out of a safe house now and needs to start afresh. R has nothing and so requires help in order to get the essentials such as a cooker so she can cook properly for her family. R is on benefits and being supported by her local foodbank but is unable to afford to buy a cooker. Any help you could give R would be very much appreciated.

City:
Wimborne
Age:
41
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 12 days

£85 needed for new glasses

This older gentleman had been homeless and has now been rehoused. He is on benefits and is trying very hard to make a new start. He had broken his glasses and went to the opticians to mend them but he needed a new pair. They have them now ready at the shop but he cannot afford to pay for them. He hopes to be starting a job next week but without his glasses it would be impossible to work. He is very stressed as he really wants to get into employment again.

City:
St Austell
Age:
51
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 12 days

£150 needed for a mattress

This family are expecting a new baby in September. Their mattress has worn out and has several areas of damage. This is causing Dad back pain as he already has an old spinal injury. This family have been through a lot in their country and are starting a new life in the UK. Dad has lost his job due to Covid-19 and they are struggling financially. They have a new baby to look forward to and it would be great to help get them a new mattress to allow them as good a night's sleep as they can get.

City:
Taunton
Age:
32
Category:
Ill Health
Expires:
In 13 days