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£15 needed for curtains

J fled domestic violence with her eighteen year old daughter who is disabled with hyper mobility. They really need help to buy curtains for their 3 rooms, to give them privacy and make them feel safer. J is working, but is looking to start her career again as a Fitness Instructor once the family are settled in their home and she knows her daughter is safe.

City:
Rotherham
Age:
51
Category:
Domestic Abuse
Expires:
In 4 days

£75 needed for a fridge freezer

This elderly gentleman has moved into an Assisted Living Scheme following a relationship breakdown. His wife has remained in the marital home and; therefore, he has been unable to take any furniture with him. We are supporting him to try and get together sufficient furniture to live comfortably in his new home, which is proving quite difficult because he needs so many items. Please could you help him to buy a fridge freezer?

City:
Huddersfield
Age:
79
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 4 days

£100 needed for a fridge freezer and a bed

After being homeless and staying in a temporary shelter, M has now secured her own tenancy, but it is unfurnished. She has a very low income and cannot afford to purchase any furniture. Having a bed to sleep on, and a fridge freezer to store food, would help her to make the best possible start to her new tenancy, and look after herself by eating healthily and affordably.

City:
Bradford
Age:
40
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 5 days

£100 needed for a fridge freezer

T and her husband have recently taken on the caring role of their twelve-year-old granddaughter. They don't currently have a fridge freezer and, whilst they have been surviving without one, need one with a child in the home and to be able to cook more affordably and healthily. They don't have any disposable income to purchase one themselves. Please could you help?

City:
Bradford
Age:
54
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 5 days

£100 needed for a washing machine

C, an older gentleman, is struggling financially as he is on benefits which barely cover his weekly living expenses. His washing machine broke a couple of months ago and he cannot afford to replace it. He has been finding it really difficult without a washing machine, and a replacement would help him to look after himself and keep his clothes and bedding clean.

City:
Bradford
Age:
62
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 5 days

£100 needed for rent and Council Tax arrears

H is a single lady living alone with long term mental health issues. Her condition causes her to magnify her worries, making any financial arrears a contributory factor to her overall state of mind. £100 would help to clear her arrears and ease her worries.

City:
Sheffield
Age:
57
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 6 days

£70 needed for a Debt Relief Order

S is a single mum with two children under two years old. She had to flee domestic violence and came to us for help with debts, particularly Council Tax arrears from her previous relationship. A Debt Relief Order will give her the fresh start she needs. Please can you help? Thank you!

City:
Doncaster
Age:
22
Category:
Domestic Abuse
Expires:
In 6 days

£150 needed for double mattress

S is a newly granted refugee who has recently moved in to a private rented house. S is not currently working and is reliant on benefits. Her new home is partly furnished, including a bed, however, the mattress is in extremely poor condition and has caused S to develop back pain. She would so greatly appreciate your help in purchasing a new mattress.

City:
Leeds
Age:
29
Category:
Refugees / Asylum Seekers
Expires:
In 6 days

£150 needed for a tumble dryer

C came to us for debt advice and we are helping her to get a Debt Relief Order (DRO). Her debts are minimal, but she is on a low income so a DRO is her only way out. Unfortunately, her tumble dryer has now broken and, as C lives in a high rise flat without access to a washing line, she relies on the tumble dryer. Please can you please help? Thank you.

City:
Doncaster
Age:
55
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 9 days

£150 needed for a washing machine

T, a lovely, single lady lives in Housing Association accommodation with her dog who provides her with tremendous emotional support. She can't imagine life without him, as he is her best friend. She is unemployed, living on benefits and has many health issues. The broken washing machine is now beyond repair so a replacement is needed. Being without a washing machine is creating stress and seriously affecting T's quality of life as she has no savings and is not able to buy on Credit. Please can you help?

City:
Sheffield
Age:
56
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 9 days

£70 needed for clothing

L has had a traumatic past, having been in and out of prison from a young age, due to being in the care system and getting in with the wrong crowd. He is desperately trying to turn his life around and we are assisting with debt issues, budgeting and emotional support. L was placed into temporary accommodation with only the clothes on his back and these are winter clothes so he is in desperate need of basic summer clothes and essentials. He has no money to purchase new clothing and would like to ask for help.

City:
Huddersfield
Age:
31
Category:
Clothes
Expires:
In 9 days

£150 needed for gas and electricity

This young couple, with a nine month old baby, had been subjected to severe domestic violence from mum's adult son to a previous marriage. She was placed in a mother and baby unit until a safe place could be found and they are now reunited, making a fresh start and her partner is seeking work. They have received their first utility bill, which is beyond their means, and intend to set up a Direct Debit, but need to clear this debt first. Your help would benefit this family greatly. Thank you!

City:
Barnsley
Age:
40
Category:
Fresh Start
Expires:
In 9 days

£90 needed for a Debt Relief Order

J, a young leaver was referred to us by her Support Worker. She left the care system and, after a few tough years, has now moved into her first permanent flat. She was studying on an Access Course and had a little part time job, but everything changed overnight when she broke her leg. She couldn't travel to college and then lost her job. J in debt and it is causing her so much worry. Getting a Debt Relief Order will take this anxiety away. She has no one to help her, please can you?

City:
Halifax
Age:
19
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 9 days

£90 needed for a Debt Relief Order

B, a proud dad, worked hard during Covid to provide for his family, but his partner became ill and couldn't work so he became the homemaker too. Mum has still not recovered fully so B is working as many hours as he can to pay the debts that have mounted because of lack of income. B is exhausted, working full time then coming home to take care of his partner and children. The debts aren't going anywhere and he really doesn't know what to do. Getting a Debt Relief Order will give him and the family a fresh start.

City:
Halifax
Age:
28
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 9 days

£90 needed for a Debt Relief Order

A, a single mum with two young children, struggles financially despite working part time, and feels like a failure as she is unable to look after her children because of her low income. Mum constantly thinks about what is owed every month and feels stressed and worried all the time. The answer to her problems is a Debt Relief Order which will change her life. Please can you help A to become debt free?

City:
Halifax
Age:
28
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 10 days

£90 needed for a Debt Relief Order

E is a single mum to three children and a full time carer for her severely disabled son. She left a physical and abusive relationship and spiralled further into debt trying to provide for her children on her own. She feels stuck in a place that she can't get out of, with debts that are adding to the mental health issues she already has, and worries that they will push her over the edge. All E needs is a Debt Relief Order to remove the stress. Please can you help her?

City:
Halifax
Age:
39
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 10 days

£90 needed for a Debt Relief Order

R is currently unable to work after losing his job, due to illness following an accident. Consequently, he hasn't been able to pay his debts and his life has been turned upside down. This is having a massive impact on his mental health and his stress levels are sky high. The solution to R's problems is a Debt Relief Order which will change his life and give him the relief he needs. Please can you help us to set him free from the misery of debt?

City:
Halifax
Age:
46
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 10 days

£150 needed for beds

T, a single parent on a very low income, has no furniture or white goods. We have been able to source some of the basic items, but she is in desperate need of beds for her and her child. Please can you help them?

City:
Bradford
Age:
23
Category:
Children
Expires:
In 10 days

£90 needed for a mobile phone

A twenty six year old Asylum Seeker from the Republic of Central Africa, attending the Open Doors charity in Hull, requests financial help to buy a new mobile phone. He has been using his friend's phone, but he had to return it. He receives approximately £39 a week which barely covers his day to day living expenses and is not permitted to seek employment. He is currently unable to keep in touch with his family, or to receive communication from the Home Office. He would be very grateful for any help received.

City:
Hull
Age:
26
Category:
Refugees / Asylum Seekers
Expires:
In 10 days

£80 needed for a bicycle, helmet and lock

A forty one year old Asylum Seeker from Iran, attending the Open Doors charity in Hull, requests help to buy a second hand bicycle, helmet and lock. He has an allowance of approximately £38 a week for all his living expenses and is not permitted to seek paid employment while awaiting a decision from the Home Office. A bicycle would help him greatly, reduce his travel costs, enable him to attend English classes regularly, and facilitate participation in social activities.

City:
Hull
Age:
41
Category:
Refugees / Asylum Seekers
Expires:
In 10 days

£90 needed for a mobile phone

A twenty one year old Asylum Seeker from Chad in Africa, attending the Open Doors charity in Hull, requests help to buy a new mobile phone as he lost his phone in the park. He receives an allowance of approximately £40 a week, which barely covers his day to day expenses, and is not permitted to seek paid employment. He is unable to contact his family, receive communication from the Home Office or keep in touch with local agencies helping Asylum Seekers. He would be very grateful for any help received.

City:
Hull
Age:
21
Category:
Refugees / Asylum Seekers
Expires:
In 10 days

£50 needed for a mobile phone top-up

N has just started working with Christians Against Poverty and is getting debt help. He is currently sleeping on a friend's sofa as he has no permanent home. He does work, when he can, providing security at large events, and relies on his phone to receive news of work and to accept work. He is frequently running out of credit and is then unable to accept work. N has a very low and changeable income, and it would be a huge help if his phone could be topped up! Thank you.

City:
Skipton
Age:
53
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 11 days

£150 needed for course fees

X, a disabled person in her fifties, has lived an interesting and varied life and, before receiving her Fibromyalgia diagnosis, had to quit a successful career to care for both of her elderly parents. This has left her reliant on disability benefits and with no disposable income. X wants to retrain as a counsellor, to use her own life experiences to comfort and support others, but is struggling to raise the money needed for the course fees. Please can you help X with a fresh start?

City:
Keighley, Bradford
Age:
55
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 12 days

£150 needed for vet bills

M is a single woman who has struggled with complex mental health issues in the past. She is always keen to get involved in church and give back to her local community. She is currently working with Christians Against poverty to clear her significant personal debts, but has been set back by a vet's bill. Her dog is a very important source of comfort and companionship to her, and has helped her develop healthier mental coping strategies, but M is very worried about its future. Please can you help her?

City:
Keighley, Bradford
Age:
50
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 12 days

£110 needed for a cooker

G is a single man who was rehoused in unfurnished Council accommodation, following a very traumatic incident which left him alcohol dependent. He has successfully undergone treatment and is managing to improve his situation. He is on benefits and the Council are not supplying a cooker. Donors have already helped with a fridge freezer and we are now asking for your help to buy G a cooker that will enable him to cook wholesome food. Any support will be greatly appreciated. Thank you!

City:
Beverley
Age:
50
Category:
White Goods and Furniture
Expires:
In 12 days

£150 needed for Cooker

One of our CAP (Christians Against Poverty) clients is in need of a cooker.

City:
Rotherham
Age:
27
Category:
Struggling with Bills/Debt
Expires:
In 13 days