M is an elderly, retired lady who has had to move out of her current property due to the passing of her companion who she was living with - she was given a couple of months to find a place to move. She has now found a new property but unfortunately has no money to purchase any furniture and what she really needs is a bed to sleep on.
This young man is struggling with serious anxiety which he is receiving help for. This has affected his employment and is currently unable to work. he is drowning in debt and now his washing machine has broken.
This gentleman has been recently rehoused into unfurnished accomodation. He had been with Newstart for a year and had recovered enough for a fresh start. He is on benefits and suffers from depression. He is trying to help himself by painting his flat which is looking fresh and clean. He needs carpet, table and a settee or chairs. Bedroom furniture and some kitchen items have been given by a charity already but do not have the other items he needs. Please can you help him.
Anna is on benefits & all 3 of the older kids have learning/ mental health difficulties. She hasrecently had her Mum & brother staying with her while they were waiting to be housed & her Mum suffers from depression & has some physical difficulty getting around. Hit by the benefit CAP & some debts but generally manages. Has extra expenses with her Mum & brother staying. Current home is too small & at present the 3 year old son is sleeping with Mum. Money required to get own bed.
K is a young single mum who lives in a mother and baby unit and has no contact with family and is struggling to cope. We have helped with some essential kitchen items but she needs a small freezer.
CR is a single mother with a 2 year old boy. She is about to move into a housing association property after living in temporary accommodation. She has spent her limited money on other essentials but needs help to buy a washer.
Fredericka is currently unemployed and has been coming along to our Job Club for a few months as she tries to get back into work. Her 16 year old washing machine has finally gone to the white goods retirement farm so she is having to wash her clothes by hand as she cannot afford to go to the laundrette. Please could you help Fredericka to buy a new washing machine?
This gentleman was moved out of rental accommodation to provide for the landlord's family. He had to lose the furniture he had and slept on a friend's bench in a garden shed for six weeks. He has found other rented accommodation but has no furniture and is sleeping in a donated chair. He is waiting for his benefit money to be sorted and has no food either. Obviously this is leading him into depression and a feeling of hopelessness. Please can you help to provide a single bed for him? Thankyou
'A' has been signed off on sick leave by his doctor because of stress due to on-going housing issues. He is on the basic amount of sick pay as he has not had a medical appointment yet. 'A' is a very hard worker and loves to work at his delivery driving jobs. He has currently found himself in reduced circumstances and is unable to buy a second hand washing machine.
A mother of 5 is setting up home in an unfurnished house and so requested funding for the above items. In setting up her home her children can come and live with her.
David has been on the streets homelessfor over 15 years. He has now finally managed to get a tenancy with support which is brilliant. The property doesn't have a fridge/freezer so in order to help David settle in and cater for himself this has now become essential for him. Can you help so David can take full advantage of this life saving opportunity. Thank you. FWW.
This family with two children are in desperate need of a table and chairs so they can sit and eat together Their benefits have been sanctioned due to reassessment of Dad's disability also carer's allowance has stopped They are appealing against the decision. Meanwhile they are living on child benefit allowance They are very reluctant to ask for help but if If you can provide them with furniture it will give them some normality in a very difficult time. A ray of hope in a dark place! Thank you
K is a young man with epilepsy and mental health problems who has recently moved out of supported living into his own home. K needs help to purchase a fridge for his new flat.
This gentleman has had a tough few years: he has had cancer, lost his job and house and now lives in a small flat. His washing machine broke months ago and he has been unable to afford to repair it so has been washing his clothes in the bath. Please consider giving so he can purchase, and have plumbed in, a second hand washing machine.
M earns a weekly wage and is currently on employment and support allowance but with all her expenses she's not left with a lot and is struggling to afford basic necessities such as food. She has just recently moved into shared housing after having stayed in a night shelter for some time - we've supported her through a food box and a starter pack kit, now she just needs some help with purchasing a bed for her new accommodation
This young man moved to the UK from Eritrea in 2014. He has been granted Indefinite Leave to Remain and has moved into an unfurnished tenancy. As he is in receipt of Jobseeker's Allowance he is struggling to purchase essential items, and is in particular need of a cooker as he has no means of preparing a hot meal for himself. I am hoping that you may be able to help.
PH is disabled as a result of an accident and cannot work. He also suffers from severe anxiety. His washer is broken and he unable to wash his clothes by hand because of his disability. He therefore needs help to buy a washer.
Sammy is a CAP client with a young son, she is just starting a job but has debts. She can't afford a tumble drier but needs to replace her old one. This would really lift her spirits as she is down about life in general, relationships, finances and so forth.
A young lady in Middlesbrough is moving into her own property, she has very little to furnish her flat and is in desperate need of a cooker and fridge, the lady has fled anti social behaviour to a more quieter area of Middlesbrough, she would be very grateful for any help Acts 435 could help her with.
G has struggled with alcohol addiction for many years and finally went to rehab last year and has now completed the programme and is ready to move on in his future like. He is off the drink completely and is attending all the meetings he can to help him go forward. We secured him accommodation but he needs something to sleep on and sit on. He is so anxious to get it all sorted and be able to look for work and just £120 will get a decent bed and sofa from a local second hand place. Thank you!
M is a v vulnerable man who suffered physical and sexual abuse as a child and young adult. This continued in marriage with a wife who beat him continually and took all his money.He has since been suffering with mental health and addiction issues. We've worked v closely with him and services and secured a flat away from anyone who has been intimidating him. He is receiving help. He just needs a cooker and fridge to complete this and live independently. He is so happy in new flat. Thank you!
M was homeless for a long time until he started to engage with our centre and talk to us. He suffered sexual abuse from parents and then foster parents which robbed him of all confidence and self esteem. He became homeless at a young age. He now has a lovely flat with a kind landlord and though he struggles with the fear of being let down he is happy.He still needs bed and settee and hopefully a bed for his elderly dog who's been his constant companion for so much of his traumatic life
We found K on a bench a few months ago and put her in temp accommodation til she was ready to talk to agencies.Her stepmum threw her out of her house in Sheffield when her Father died. She has many disabilities,she was homeless in Sheffield then came to Scarborough as remembered it as a child.We have secured a flat for her and are asking for £120 toward the furniture she needs to complete her move to a safe place with support for her disabilities.Your help could help transform her life.Thank u!
P is 25 years old with a 3 year old baby daughter. She fled a serious domestic violence situation last year and has been living in supported secure housing. It is now deemed safe for her to move into accomodation. She has been assisted by H.... Homeless Community Project for small items, but is in need of a gas cooker and fridge freezer to provide meals for her and her daughter. Can you please help to give this young woman a helping hand as she starts a new life?
D who is 23 and her 1 year old baby son have been in supported living since July 2016. Following a traumatic childhood and being taken into care for her own safety ,she entered an abusive and violent relationship. She was referred for help to escape violence and for counselling to resolve historical issues. She is about to move into a flat and needs a cooker and fridgefreezer urgently. Can you help please this young mum who has had some rotten experiences in the past?
NF is a recovering addict who has mental health problems and haa attempted suicide. He is being supported by the Christians Against poverty Life Skills programme. he has a 16 year old son living with him and needs a cooker and a washer.
FCV is unemployed and seeking a job. He lives with his 17 year old brother who is in full time education. They have spent what little money they have in buying essential white goods and furniture but still lack a fridge freezer.
M is an asylum seeker, she had to flee her home and country and is now setting up home in Sheffield. She has recently been reunited with her children after three years apart. This money will help her furnish her new home.
T suffers from various medical conditions including osteoporosis. She is also struggling financially and now her washing machine has broken down and T does not have the money to pay for repair or replacement. Help from donors would be gratefully received.
M is a single lady struggling on benefits. Her fridge freezer has recently broken down. We've issued a food parcel today from our food bank, but she desperately needs a fridge to keep her food cold and fresh.
S is a single lady experiencing financial difficulties. We are supporting her through the Food Bank and recently discovered that she rents white goods but is unable to sustain these payments. We would ideally like to get some funds to buy some items for her.
S, a single lady on a low income, has built up arrears. We would love to reduce her outgoings on white good rentals and are looking to provide her with a fridge.
G is an army veteran who has been sleeping in his car since losing his home due to a mental breakdown. He has severe mental health issues which have made it very difficult to find the right accommodation. This has now been achieved but he needs to furnish it. Due to his extreme OCD, caused by events witnessed during his service in Afghanistan, he needs a new bed and bedding and your help would enable this to happen and make such a difference to his life. Thank you so much for your help
client lost her husband in March and she has learning difficulties. She is living with her father who is on a pension. Her benefits were sanctioned as she did not attend an appointment. She only received notification of the appointment after the appointment date. She has not been able to afford a cooker and has been without one for three years. Is surviving by using a microwave. Client has a support worker from Vectis Housing