A 48 year old destitute asylum seeker was offered a room in a family member's home, but the room is without a bed/mattress. Instead, she is on the floor on an air mattress, which is causing health issues. She has no benefit or support and asks for the £150 funds to have a used bed/mattress purchased to help with the upcoming winter weather. Please help her to manage her health and have a comfortable bed to spend get good sleep.
A 22 year old asylum seeking young woman has a serious health background and with the pandemic has had to self-isolate in her shared accommodation. This has meant that she is unable to take up the offer of college in Leeds. She has an opportunity to do an alternative online course but this requires a laptop. She has found a used laptop and with her limited savings she is asking for £150 to purchase the laptop and make a huge difference in her life.
A 31 year old single parent with a 3 year old and a young infant is asking for help to purchase a refurbished laptop to take up an online college course offer. She has a traumatic history but is making a fresh start with her learning. The family is getting some support from Meeting Point for food and other needs and to access the laptop. Please help to make this big difference in their lives.
S is a refugee. She has a degree in Biomedical Engineering from her home country. She has been desperately looking for work here in her field but hasn’t got anywhere. She is interested in taking a 6 week course at Wolverhampton University which will improve her employability. However, her family are claiming UC and she is unable to afford the travel costs. Any help would be greatly appreciated.