V is a lone parent of three sons and has severe health issues. She lost her job when she started cancer treatment some years ago. Due to her poor health, she was unable to apply for certain benefits and ended up with significant debts. The client's only income is from benefits and is not in a position to pay back her debts. It would be a great relief for her if we could support her to get a Debt Relief Order, so that her debts can be written off and give her a fresh start.
Jenny is a single lady who suffers from depression and anxiety. She has two jobs but both are zero hours contracts so her monthly income is very variable. As her Universal Credit is paid a month in arrears, this means she has some months with almost no income. She has made great progress with our team and is living within her means but cannot afford her debt repayments. It would be a great relief for this client if we could support her to get a Debt Relief Order to give her a fresh start.
M has been street homeless for the last 3 years. She became severely depressed after her mother passed away and couldn’t keep up with the payments of her rent. She was recently sexually assaulted by a stranger and is now in emergency accommodation. She is starting to apply for benefits now but has not enough money to buy essentials and food. She would love some help to buy some clothes, toiletries and other essentials.
This small family, with a five year old and a two month old baby, have lost their home and been rehoused by the Council in an empty flat. They need everything including beds, fridge, table, chairs and cooking equipment. The father is desperate to work but at the moment has to focus on sorting out this crisis. Your donation will help buy some of the essentials to help them make a new start.
We are in the process of supporting J for a bankruptcy. He has severe mental health issues, which makes it very difficult for him to manage his affairs. Due to his mental struggles, he has accumulated a substantial amount of debts. A bankruptcy would give him a fresh start and help also his mental health significantly.