B is a 16 year old girl staying on in full time education, following a disagreement with her parents, relationships have broken down and B has been living with her older sister for the past 2 months who receives no help to support her, B is in need of a winter coat and school shoes, any help would be appreciated.
MK is suffering from post traumatic stress disorder. He has been in prison and is under the supervision of the Probation Service. He is struggling to survive on benefits and has few clothes,
This client is currently homeless and is "sofa surfing". She is claiming Job Seekers' Allowance but has now found employment. However, she does not receive her first wage until the end of October. Meanwhile she needs specialist factory boots, trousers, shirts and a jacket. The estimated cost is jacket £35, specialist boots £50, 2 pairs of trousers £ 30, 2 shirts £25. Friends would make up any cost in excess of £120. Any support would be very welcome.
M has been homeless for a long time and while he was in hospital recently, he lost all his clothes.
This 32 year old man was briefly street homeless before finding a place in a hostel. He was addicted to alcohol and his life was chaotic, but he is now part of an abstinence programme and, with support, is doing very well. As a result of the very difficult circumstances he has encountered, he has lost clothing items and has very little for autumn and winter. On a low income he cannot afford to pay for anything other than the basics, and £100 for clothing would be a godsend to him
C is a mum on very low income, due to deductions to benefits for a [previous over payment of Child Tax Credits. Her three children (6, 11 & 12 years old) all need new school uniform and shoes. This money will help provide them.