C is living in a low income. She receives Universal Credit. She joined our CAP Life Skills group and as task to have a healthier life she needs to do exercise but she cannot afford it. With your help she can join a 6 months membership on a local leisure centre and greatly benefit from it. Many thanks.
M is working with us at Christians Against Poverty. She is currently struggling to be able to keep up with her payments, since being on Universal Credit. She suffers from PTSD, depression and severe anxiety. The stress from the debts has increased all her symptoms and she has become a recluse. She desperately wants to go back to work, but being on such a tight budget and also due to the debts she struggles with day to day tasks. To clear her debts would improve her situation immediately.
Client is on jobseeker allowance and presently on sanction She has no money to buy food and to charge light. Melisa is asking for help with cash so she can buy the food that's not available at the foodbank and also charge her light .
My name is Kevin and I am a support worker for a young man whom I am making this application for. He has recently moved into his own local authority tenancy, this is also his first time living independently. He secured white goods, carpets and other furniture from other grant sources however he is badly in need of blinds as at the moment he has bed sheets at his lounge and bedroom window. Your support would help him make this tenancy into a home for himself.
This young man is applying for a job at a dairy. He needs specific boots and clothing for the job. He is currently on benefits and will need to wait for any wages to be paid after he starts working so is unable to pay for these himself. Please would you help him to buy these items so that he can start this new job by giving a donation. Thank you.
Cameron has a disability called Ethlers Danlos Sydrome this condition means he can only exercise with swimming or a bike. He suffers with depression and anxiety which means he will not use public transport to get around. A bike would enable Cameron to get out of the house.
Y has had a very difficult few months. Her brother died just before Christmas and she lost her job around the same time. Since then she has got badly into debt and is in arrears with her rent. Happily, she has just started a new job but is not due to get paid for almost a month. In the meantime she would really appreciate help with her household bills and rent arrears to get her through the coming weeks.
client owed on rent and gas bill. He's been managing to pay little by little but could not afford to buy food at the end of payment. Presently, his gas debt remain £95 and rent debt remain £400 which he's paying £40 on top of his rent. Client is asking for help of £95 to balance payment of gas debt so he can afford to buy food from his benefit
The Construction Skill Certificate Scheme (CSCS) is a prerequisite of Employers across the UK construction sector and although Andrew has been offered casual labouring jobs, due to his lack of this card, he is uable to apply for anything permanent. He will need to undergo training and obtain the necessary qualifications before he can progress and any money he receives will go towards the costs involved.
Client not well. He needed help with cash to buy food and to pay electric and gas bill of £45 and food £55. Foodbank has been supported him for the past 6 months. He has received the full support he's entitled to at the foodbank
Amanda is a single-parent with a one-year old son and she claims Income Support, Child Benefit and Child Tax Credit. As Amanda's father has recently been diagnosed with stage 4 cancer, she needs to fly to Ireland to visit him but is struggling to afford the fees for the flights as she is on a low income. Amanda would be grateful for any help you can provide in reuniting her with her father, during this difficult time.
Client has 2 children and unemployed. She's struggling to pay her debt of £55 on the electric and gas. Foodbank has supported with food on numbers of time. She's been paying this debt by charging extra on the light and gas. This debt has made her family not having enough food at home.
This young man has lost his passport and needs to replace it in order to get work. He is on benefits so cannot afford to pay for a new one. Please would you give a donation to help him obtain one. Thank you
Young man with severe anxiety and depression on low income benefits in desperate need of new clothing and shoes as his clothing and shoes has holes in and shoes have wear left in them.
EG needs help with balancing her diet. She lives on shelf life food from Foodbank. Experiencing depression, she feels terribly overweight, wearing 2 layers of girdles to feel secured. EG aspires to become a nurse, she needs money for her English test and she needs transport fare to attend emotional health support counselling sessions.