£135 needed for furnishing a new flat
From Shepherd's Bush - 36 years old.
M and her two children aged 12 and 10 have been rehoused by the Council after several years on the waiting list, moving from a privately rented furnished flat to their own fourth floor council flat with a bedroom each. M works 10 hours a week as a dinner lady at the local primary school, the rest of her income is from benefits. She needs to furnish the new home and she is saving up for a washing machine, currently she takes the family laundry down four flights of stairs to the launderette.