R is a single dad suffering from complex health conditions and trying to raise two school age children on a very low income. The sudden rise in heating costs has particularly hit the family hard and he has applied for PersonaI Independence Payment but the decision is likely to take up to 3 months. In the meantime, your donation would help to support the family through the winter months.
This lady lost her Mother to cancer two weeks ago. Due to her very poor mental health, she has been unable to work for a while and receives Universal Credit. At the same time it was found that her daughters bed mattress was mouldy and so she has given her bed up to her daughter and is sleeping on the bare divan base. There is something wrong with the electric meter which is being investigated and they are currently cut off. Please could we get her at least a comfortable bed to sleep in?
This man has recently moved into temporary accommodation having been street homeless for a while, due to break up of his family home. He has been given basic furniture but needs a microwave to be able to cook cheaply. He has also recently undergone abdominal surgery so is unable to work until completely better, but is confident he can get work in the future. He is trying to make good choices and a bit of help would be great.
P had a miscarriage a number of years ago and is still struggling to come to terms with her loss as she had no support at the time. As a result, she has anxiety and worry about her two healthy children and is missing out on the joy of parenthood. She is seeking professional help to address her anxiety and fears resulting from the miscarriage, but cannot afford the fee. Your help would be much appreciated. Thank you.
This young woman in her twenties has struggled to raise her daughter on benefits since receiving asylum in this country and receives no support from her daughter's father. Suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, caused by abuse and trauma, she is not in a position to work. She has struggled as her debts have become overwhelming. A Debt Relief Order would help her to clear off her existing debts and give her the peace she needs to start rebuilding her life, looking for work longer term and caring for her young daughter.