This retired gentleman and his Wife are struggling to live on a low income . They both have learning difficulties and dyslexia which makes budgeting difficult for them, as well as coping with ill health. On state pension plus 3 small monthly occupational pensions totalling. Council Tax and rent arrears from 6 previous addresses. Their washing machine has broken down and they have no money to buy another one. Please can we ask for £140.00 so that they can buy a washing machine.
This single mum who suffers from anxiety and depression, has 2 Sons living at home with her. She lives on benefits (ESA, CTC & CB) Her eldest Son of 19 has serious mental health problems but would not accept any help and consequently has no income. This has made things financially difficult for the family. Mum's depression is being exacerbated due to the home being in a bad state of disrepair. Requestingfor £120 to help with the cost of materials top make some repairs
Mary is a widow who lives with her son and receives benefits. She has been coming to church since her husband died. She struggles to pay bills and we help her access the Foodbank when needed. Her hoover is on its last legs and she would be so grateful for a new one.
Paula is a single mother of 5 dependant children who is struggling to survive now that the benefit CAP has reduced her benefit income and meant that she is having to pay a sizeable top up on her housing benefit to pay her rent whilst at the same time reducing previous arrears. She has threat of eviction by her social landlords if she does not clear up rubbish in her garden and has a quote of £60 to clear away the rubbish. She has no savings and has requested £60 to pay this & stop eviction