Mum is a single parent of 2 children aged 7 and 5, her youngest child is non-verbal and has Autism. This little boy has smashed 3 televisions, pulls anything off the wall and regularly smashes up a room. Mum is struggling as he gets bigger, but works very hard to keep him safe and as she says 'loves the bones off him'. Mum needs the TV to be on the wall, for all their safety. She has made the pictures/mirror secure but is struggling financially, please can we help her get wall brackets she needs.
K's five year old child has experienced trauma in his life and this has caused him to wet the bed regularly at night. The child is now getting support and he is no longer wetting the bed but his mattress is in a bad condition and needs to be replaced. The family are on income support and have four other children, they do not have the finances to get a new one. The family would be very grateful for any help.
A young Mum who is a single parent of 3 boys- twins aged 4 and a 3 year old. Dad has recently left the property and Mum is struggling to manage the parenting of the boys on her own. The family's washing machine has broken and Mum has no resources to replace it. The family are isolated; Mum has spent most of her life as a carer for her family who no longer live close by. Safe Families are supporting Mum and the boys through a difficult time. Please can you help this family with this need.
A socially isolated family we are supporting are in need of a washing machine. The parents are struggling with the demands of their 2 children and their needs. The family are extremely isolated, Mum has acute anxiety, depression and the children have autism. They have limited funds and really need a washing machine to cope with the demands of a families washing. Please can you help this family with this practical need which will make a huge difference to their daily life.
The client came to us after being referred by the local health centre. She has recently fled domestic violence and is currently classed as homeless as she is in temporary accommodation. She is only 22 herself and is finding it hard to cope at the moment, however even in the circumstances she has managed to find accommodation. Your donation would help pay the first week's rent and enable her to move in asap.
Z is an asylum seeker who has been granted residency. She is a single mother with 3 young children who now has tenancy of a house. Her only income is from benefits and she has a constant struggle to pay her bills. She has unexpectedly received a water bill and needs help to pay it.
K is a full-time student and her college bursary has recently been stopped so she is struggling to afford meals at college. K is a carer for her mother who has been diagnosed with breast cancer and she also helps to look after her younger siblings. As K's mother had to finish work due to ill health, the family is struggling financially as they are reliant on benefits.
This young family are struggling with bills, and their low wages won’t cover school transport costs or school lunches. They would be very grateful if you could please help them cover these costs for a month. School is a very long way so bus passes are essential.