This gentlemen is struggling to find work locally, and would benefit from passing his driving test so that he can go further a field. He really wants to have a better quality of life for himself and his wife.
Ms C is working with Christians Against Poverty and requires £90 for a Debt Relief Order to give her a fresh start by becoming debt free. She is on a low income so it would take many months to be able to save £90 and it she would so appreciate being able to become debt free as soon as possible as her current situation is causing her anxiety and worry. Please consider giving to help this lady.
Sophie has moved into a Council property without any carpet on the floors. Sophie has a support worker & has turned a corner for sure. A local lady who's gone through some challenges and is now seeking some help to make a fresh start in her new home. Can you help at all ? FWW refers.
T is a client who is currently living in temporary supported accommodation due to having an unsettled way of life where she previously lived in London. She has been attending a further education course and has been accepted on an advanced course but cannot afford the travel costs. The course would be a lifeline to a better future so we hope you can help this young person make a brighter future with hope and possibilities. Thank you!
David is a man with mental health problems who has been sofa surfing for a few years. This has been far from ideal as he has been living in the lounge of a schizophrenic man, who has many of his own issues. He has now found a new bedsit and has asked for help with moving in costs. The flat does not have much furniture or fittings.
T is a client who is currently living in temporary supported accommodation due to having an unsettled way of life where she previously lived in London. She has been attending a further education course and has been accepted on an advanced course but cannot afford the uniform and equipment needed. The course would be a lifeline to a better future. She has no family or friends to ask for help so we really hope you can help this young person make a brighter future with hope and possibilities.
T is a client who is currently living in temporary supported accommodation due to having an unsettled way of life where she previously lived in London. She has been attending a further education course and has been accepted on an advanced course but cannot afford the make up kit for the theatrical course she is on. The course would be a lifeline to a better future. She has no family or friends to ask for help so we really are her only hope. Thank you for giving hope and a new start to T.
Middle aged man recently moved into a new property after being sofa surfing staying with friends because he had nowhere to live. He has spent all his money on moving in - deposit and rent in advance - and has no money left for the electric. He is on Job Seekers Allowance, and is actively looking for work.
2nd of 3 requests: Our client needs £300 to add to the £200 she has already saved to rent an apartment. She has at times had to sleep on the street and wants to live a decent life. She has found a place for £400 per month and £100 deposit. She has already paid the £200 she saved to the landlord so they could hold the house for her.
3rd of 3 requests: Our client needs £300 to add to the £200 she has already saved to rent an apartment. She has at times had to sleep on the street and wants to live a decent life. She has found a place for £400 per month and £100 deposit. She has already paid the £200 she saved to the landlord so they could hold the house for her.
2 of 3 requests: Our client needs £250 to add to the £50 she has saved to rent an apartment. She is about to be homeless due to fleeing domestic abuse. She has managed to find a place for £300 per month, but will need to pay the first month up front.
3 of 3 requests: Our client needs £250 to add to the £50 she has saved to rent an apartment. She is about to be homeless due to fleeing domestic abuse. She has managed to find a place for £300 per month, but will need to pay the first month up front.
Single mother with a young daughter has just been rehoused by social housing as the previous landlord sold her accomodation. She works part-time and is on benefits and is trying hard to keep out of debt.She is relying on Foodbank. The new home has no carpets, only concrete floors, which are dusty and unsafe for her young daughter to play on. Can you help this mum as she is so worried for her daughter.
L. came to UK from Kenya when she was 13. Aunt promised her education but she was treated like a slave taking care of aunt's 6 children and doing all housework. She had boiling water poured on her for punishment. In 2017 her aunt put her out. L. took an overdose and was treated in hospital. She now lives in temporary housing and receives support and housing benefit but there is a shortfall as she is waiting for a reassessment. L. is receiving food vouchers but has no money for any basics.
This family have been re-housed for their safety after escaping an abusive relationship. There is very little furniture in the house and no spare money to purchase any, income is from basic benefits. Mum is trying so hard to build a descent safe family home if you can possibly help to provide some bedroom furniture, at present everything is on the floor, it would give great encouragement and hope that she is not on her own in the struggle to build a new life. Please help if you can. Thank you
PW has moved into a bed sit, he was previously homeless and has struggled with his mental health in the past. He is delighted to now have a home and has bought some items and has had some things given to him. Sadly he cannot afford any carpets and there is no flooring in the flat. The floor is cement and very dusty, PW has tried to mop the floor but unfortunately this has not helped. We would love to be able to buy an off cut of carpet to make PW's flat more homely.
XB is just 18 he has lived independently for 6 months, his Father died and he was asked to leave the family home by his step dad when his Mother re-married. He is at college and trying hard to make the flat he has been given into a home. His social worker has asked if we can help XB to buy a microwave and a 2 ring hob so that he can cook. At the moment he is just making do with sandwiches and cold food.
K is a 12 year Afghan refugee who needs £90 to buy a tablet computer to support her school work. K came to the UK in 2016 to escape persecution in Afghanistan, and quickly mastered English. She seems to be extremely intelligent and hard-working. She is settled into a local secondary school in which most students can access their own tablet computer. Her family lives on a very basic income and cannot spare the £90 to buy her one. Please can you help K make a success of her new life in England?
Mr N was moved to Leeds by the police & Home office following a nightmare incident in Cambodia. He had to be brought to safety. After being accommodated at the Crypt for a time & other hostel accommodation he has now got a home via the council. It contains nothing. Some help is being given by a charity. Can we get him carpet for downstairs? Let's help him settle & feel safe please. Thank you for reading.
Young lady aged 19 and several weeks pregnant is living in temporary accommodation. She and her partner both have learning needs, and suffer with depression and anxiety. They are from turbulent backgrounds and have experienced childhood trauma. She is on Universal Credit and has no spare cash to save for a deposit, estate agent fees and initial rent. We would love to support them into suitable housing, and they would be extremely grateful for any help they receive.
Young man aged 21 with a partner who is several weeks pregnant is living in temporary accommodation. He and his partner both have learning needs, and suffer with depression and anxiety. They are from turbulent backgrounds and have experienced childhood trauma. He is on Universal Credit and has no spare cash to save for a deposit, estate agent fees and initial rent. We would love to support them into suitable housing, and they would be extremely grateful for any help they receive.
This man was laid off without notice in November and lost 2 month's income. He has 2 month's arrears of rent, water and electricity. He is trying to pay it back gradually from his part time wages and universal credit. He has very little excess money and doesn't drink, smoke, have cable tv etc so it is hard to find the extra needed. He had a loan at Christmas and has the last £100 to pay. Getting money for this would mean he can pay it back and concentrate on paying off his arrears.
Mr B was homeless with health issues, he has been blessed with a studio flat and needs a few more household items including cooker, kettle, toaster, bin, table ect He has been donated many items and sourced a lot by himself. These items would give him fresh start in his new home and give him self worth. He is actively seeking employment to give him stability and security
The father of 3 has been homeless recently and over the years grown distant from his children due to falling out with their mother. He is very keen to get back in contact and plans to travel to see them. This funding would allow him to travel and pay for accomodation as well as facilitate a merting over coffee or in a cafe where he could meet with this for the first time in over 3 years.
The client came to us after being homeless for a while and finally finding his own accomodation. He is in desperate need of white goods for his new apartment and some cooking equipment. This funding would be a massive blessing as he has everything else to start his new life.
This lady who fled domestic violence is struggling to carpet her new home, this is a new start for her and the donators of Acts 435 have been so kind to her could she ask for help one more time for a living room carpet and then she will have one room completed, she would be so grateful to you all.
Single man, recently out of hospital after an amputation of a finger and foot infection. His business folded, debts mounted and his tools and work gear went missing. He is on benefits and is signed up to go on extra courses so he can restart his business again. He felt he has had very little support during this hard and painful time and was in despair. Having work clothes will spur him on to restart his life again.
Tom has moved into the area to get a new start. The move and conscientiously paying all his bills has left him with very little money. Having worked abroad he now needs a British driving licence to get employment here. As an experienced driver he does not need more lessons but must do the written and practical test. He is eager to get back to work and would really appreciate a helping hand to be able to apply for his licence.
Single middle aged man, desperate for a new start, is due out from prison at the end of the week but has nowhere to live. He is being supported by a local Christian charity who is coming alongside him to help him get his life back together again. We know that if he leaves prison and ends up back on the streets, it will set him back, and we hope to provide him with temporary accommodation, start him with a new benefit claim, and help him back on his feet again. Thank You.
Ms S is a single mother who has recently had to flee an abusive relationship. Her ex was paying her credit card installments but this has ceased. She has a severely disabled son who lives in full time residential care but who she wants to visit and take home for the day most weekends. She has another 10 year old son who lives with her. A Debt Relief Order would allow her to make a fresh start debt free and allow her to focus on her sons' needs.
R came to us several months ago. He has had to stop working because of mental health problems, which in great part led to, and are exacerbated by, his debts. Supported by his family he is now receiving counselling and support for addiction & mental health issues. A Debt Relief Order would help to give him a fresh start, and would alleviate a great deal of the stress and anxiety he experiences due to his level of debt. It would also better enable him to keep up with Child Maintenance payments.
A young man Had break down in relationship and loss of mum 3 years ago now struggling with his mental health is now starting up again and in need of TV. To help with isolation and loneliness On benefit
Young mum with disabled son had domestic issues. With neighbours who were bulling her son she eventually moved into private to escape but not the best landlord and is now looking for a new property she now has support from P3 support link worker to help and church is helping to
This 17 year old boy was brought up in an area of London which was dominated by gangs. He was constantly pressurised to join and was bullied & abused. He recently fled to a new area as his life was being threatened. He was living on the streets until being noticed by an outreach worker and was referred to the local council. He has now been awarded a flat but has no means of furnishing it. He is in receipt of income support which barely covers his bills. Your help would be most appreciated.
Former homeless asylum seeker with refugee status has just moved into her own partially furnished property with a new born baby and needs a basic move in kit for kitchen ware and bedding. This is a request for 80.00 to purchase gift card to shop for these items at her local home furniture store. The client in on Universal Credit and has no savings.
M is a 47 year old single mum who has a job offer in a care home, but she needs photo ID to be able to apply for DBS check and progress the offer to the next step. She has been a fully committed member of our job club and really wants the chance to make a fresh start.
N is a 33 year old male who is ready for a fresh start. To do this he needs photo ID to set up a bank account and driving lessons to enable him to access work in the construction Industry all over the North East. He is currently engaging in a CAP job club to gain new skills.
This young mum of 3 (aged 4-10) has been living in temporary accommodation for the last 9 months, during which she has moved 11 times. A victim of domestic violence, she has now secured permanent accommodation, but as she only works part-time is struggling to afford the "man and van" to move her items from storage to the new property. She has found a company willing to do so for £120 and would really appreciate your support in setting up her new family home.
AB had lived in his flat for 6 years, sadly he was targeted by a gang of thugs who beat him, he fled for his own protection and has been given temporary accommodation in another area. He has been back to his flat with the police to try and get his belongings but some items have been stolen by the gang and AB who is on ESA benefit and has a disability cannot afford to replace the stolen items. Please could you help so he can buy a new microwave and hob?
J is a young man with special needs who is stepping out into a more independent life by moving out of his family home. He and his mum are both working with Christians Against Poverty to address their debt issues. J has found a flat, but the cooker that came with it has been certified as unsafe and in need of replacement.. The family would be immensely grateful for any help you can give them with this. Thank you.
Timothy is disabled and has fled hate crime/harassment to a new address but now has no kitchen items such as microwave, kettle, toaster... Local Foodbank and local charities have helped him with other items such cooker, washer, pots and pans. Acts 435 help will be a blessing for him. many thanks.
This gentleman has been homeless for a long time and now with support has obtained a flat this is a fresh start but sadly he has nothing for his new home, would Acts 435 be able to help him.
S is 31 and a stay at home mother of 2 children. She is a Christian. She is 6 months pregnant and her husband has walked out to live with someone else. As well as emotional shock and devastation she has nothing for the forthcoming baby and needs everything i.e. cot, bedding, pram etc. She is a responsible parent and believes in God totally. Just now she is feeling let down , but clinging to faith. Can you please help to restore her faith in Christian human kindness?
In our supported accommodation at the moment we have an ex homeless lady who is struggling to carry out property searches and job search. She also has learning difficulties which make every day tasks much more difficult for her. She is looking to buy a laptop which would be able to help her in both of these areas, and also allow her to regain a level of independence to conduct these things on her own.
J & D have been living in a private rental, but the property is in a very poor state and the owner is not making good the repairs. They have found another property with a housing association and with this money could pay to move their belongings and pay the required weeks rent up front. D recently returned from rehab, they are expecting a baby and are having to wait for their UC claim to be sorted out for at least another 4 weeks. Any help would be greatly appreciated as they continue with CAP.
M has been in debt for the last few years. She is a single mum and has recently contacted CAP for help with her debts. She is determined to pay debts back and is working within a tight budget. Her car needs two new back tyres. It would be such a help to buy her these tyres so that she can keep driving to work and paying the bills. (1st of 2 requests)
M has been in debt for the last few years. She is a single mum and has recently contacted CAP for help with her debts. She is determined to pay debts back and is working within a tight budget. Her car needs two new back tyres. It would be such a help to buy her these tyres so that she can keep driving to work and paying the bills. (2nd of 2 requests)
Young woman who was living with her uncle who died so she was evicted and didn’t get anything from the house as it all went to his family there were family disputes as well she now has a flat and needs help with a washing machine