Following an injury, J found herself unable to work. As a single mum of two young children she found herself no longer able to manage her debt. She has approached Step Change for help who have advised her that a Debt Relief Order would be the best way forward. However, the required fee is £90 which J is struggling to afford. This money would help her become debt free quickly and improve her quality of life for her and her children.
S is a young single mother caring for three young children 8, 3 and 5 months. She has been a victim of an abusive relationship which has left her in debt. She is now trying to rebuild her life with her three children and would like to apply for a Debt Relief order to clear her debts and give her a fresh start.
S is a single man who was running his own business until 2017. Unfortunately this collapsed with rent and business rates owing. Due to his lack of income, as the business went under, he also has personal debts and is finding it increasingly difficult to keep his head above water. A Debt Relief Order would enable S to have a fresh start, and look to the future with hope.
G is a young man who finds daily living very stressful. His human support has recently been cut and also his Personal Independent Payment allowance. He has various mental health issues and he has difficulty dealing with finances which is how the debt accumulated. A generous donation towards the fees for a Debt Relief Order would give him a fresh start.