Client is on jobseeker allowance and presently on sanction She has no money to buy food and to charge light. Melisa is asking for help with cash so she can buy the food that's not available at the foodbank and also charge her light .
Andy has had his benefits cut at the point of him moving to a new property. He needs to find agency fees which due to the cuts, he does not have. His present accommodation is not suitable for him, his neighbors have been been abusing him which has caused the police to be involved.
Olivia has suffered with mental health issues for some time now. Being hospitalized for 3 months, she is struggling on reduced benefits. Because of this she is finding it hard finding money to cope with her bills. She is in desperate need of some new clothing and to clear an electricity bills.
M is a young man who has recently moved to a new flat in Liversedge with his partner A, who is 6 months pregnant. Following the breakdown of his family, when he was 4, there has been no stability for M, who moved frequently through his teenage years, spending some time in foster care and care homes. Since adulthood he has suffered with mental health issues, as is particularly anxious at the moment, as he and his partner have no money for food or bills, as they wait for universal credit.
N is unemployed but trying hard to find work. She suffers from depression which is made worse by her financial situation. She receives Job Seekers Allowance but has been sanctioned because of a misunderstanding about an appointment date and she doesn't know how she is going to get through the next 2 to 3 weeks with no income. When she contacted us she had no money left and no food, gas or electric. Help to get her through to her next benefits payment would really ease her worries.
Our client is struggling with debts, rent and council tax being among them. His landlord is asking for payment by the end of the month. Please help.
F was made redundant and did not realise he could claim benefits.When he finally claimed he was misinformed about which benefit and is now in process of claiming ESA. In addition mistakes have been made with child tax credits and he has not received benefits for 2 of his 3 children,one of whom has sickle cell anaemia. He will eventually receive the benefits but his housing association are threatening eviction if he does not pay some council tax before end of June and he can't without help.
M's benefits have been unfairly suspended and we have been working with DWP and the local MP to get these reinstated, in the meantime he has no income. He's having to use our Foodbank to get any food and has no ability to heat the food we give him. He'd really appreciate being able to top up his gas and electric meters.
The couple and adult daughter with autism have had their benefits stopped due to a pension lump sum being used to pay off their mortgage. Benefits have been stopped while this is looked into. The gentleman works but is not in the best of health. Your help would make the next couple of weeks easier for them while they wait to hear back about their benefits claim.
Karen is on a very low income and recently started having trouble with her benefits. Her washing machine has broken down and needs a new one. She has a 16 year old son who needs his school clothes washing. Having a new machine would be a great help.
B was working part time and the business took a downturn and she was let go. She has transferred to Universal Credit and is waiting for payment. She is unable to buy electricity and basic food needs. She helps us in our community cafe and is a hard worker. We can supply some short term food needs but B needs to be able to buy electricity and her own things.
Norwich lady, aged 60 is needing financial help due to a number of issues leading to the loss of her home and employment, following domestic abuse over several years. She is being supported to claim welfare benefits but due to the time scale of this process she is needing some temporary financial support to buy food and to pay for her heating costs.
L is vulnerable lady needing help to get to her counselling & hospital visits. She has tried so hard to stop drinking and now her benefit has been suspended.