Y is a young widow whose town was taken over by militia during the war in Syria. With 3 small children, fear of becoming captive and forced into sex trafficking, she was pressured to remarry. She and her husband escaped to the UK where he became violent and she fled from him. Y was pregnant when she left and has now given birth to her fourth child. She is a single mother trying to find a suitable home and get her kids into school. £100 would help Y buy essential baby items and uniform for her children.
K is married with three children. His daughter is only 16 months old. When she was born, his wife became very ill, she developed a disease called Pemphigus and became so depressed that she is now on strong medication. K has had to stop working in order to look after the whole family. This is extremely hard for him. He relies on welfare benefits but there is never enough money for essentials. He desperately needs clothes for his children. £100 towards a Primark voucher would be a great help.
H is living in overcrowded accommodation with her four children and grandchild. H is currently sharing a single bed with one of her daughters. Her family desperately need some new beds to fit in with their living situation, to make sure they can all have a good night's sleep. We have managed to secure one bed for the family but need to purchase a mattress and another bed.
O has experienced ongoing emotional abuse from her partner. She has a 3 year old daughter and a baby. She struggles financially since she had worked part time and now only has her maternity allowance. Her partner is emotionally and financially abusive towards her and has recently forced her to pay a lot of the household bills out of her own money so she is now left with little for herself and the kids. O desperately needs a cot for the new baby.