Jasmine was born in Jamaica and came here to join her mother in 1998. After 12 years in the UK as an ‘overstayer’ she got … Read more
Emerging from domestic violence, Mariella found herself in a tangle of debt and bureaucratic difficulties. Bailiffs were calling for a council tax debt, and she … Read more
Joyce is 55, suffers from depression, alcohol dependency and is recovering from a recent stroke. She told us that her Employment & Support Allowance (ESA) … Read more
In 2001 Abdullahi’s home in Somalia was attacked by militia. His father was killed, his sister was raped, and Abdullahi was beaten with guns. He … Read more
John is 72 and has significant health problems including prostate issues, glaucoma, cataracts, and chronic pain in his legs following an accident several years ago … Read more
Amina suffered from severe mental health problems: panic attacks; depression; memory loss; suicide attempts, by overdose & hanging; self-harm, by cutting herself & banging her … Read more
Halima had received a letter from Bristol City Council informing her of substantial Council Tax debt and rent arrears.
On investigation we discovered that this … Read more
Mr Bailey’s Story
Our advisers help people in crisis and at risk of losing their home, but are able to step in again when their circumstances change.
Mr … Read more