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by Copper
Thu Jan 31, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Help With Utility Bills
Topic: Lights and gas turned off as bills not paid
Replies: 8
Views: 3270

Re: Lights and gas turned off as bills not paid

Yes I'm trying to find some help my light bill is due for disconnection today. I'm a single mother raising a son 9 and daughter 7. I'm currently looking for work nonstop online but it's hard with no help and a kids, father who lives his life in jail. I just want a divorce. My dad just gave me and ki...
by Copper
Wed Sep 27, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: Help With Rent
Topic: rent help
Replies: 5
Views: 2019

Re: rent help

I am the mother of my 7 month old child. We have been living in a low income apartment for about 9 months. I've been going pay check to check since we both moved in. I recently had to work two jobs to make ends meet while she takes care of our baby. It has come to the point where rent is due by the ...
by Copper
Fri Apr 01, 2016 9:02 am
Forum: Help With Rent
Topic: Agencies have no funds for rent
Replies: 11
Views: 4275

Re: Agencies have no funds for rent

I am a part time college student enrolled at Del Mar College, and I am currently living with my older sister, who is also a part time college student, and we are staying at a trailer home in corpus Christi. Though I was looking for information on help for paying for rent from local agencies, I am af...
by Copper
Mon Aug 25, 2014 7:20 pm
Forum: Assistance Programs
Topic: Rent assistance, Food stamps.....
Replies: 23
Views: 8810

Re: Rent assistance, Food stamps.....

Currently I am in the applied/reviewing process for claiming SSDI. I also have an attorney. I am 32 years old with Ankylosis Spondylitis (chronic painful inflammation in my spinal column AND joint/cartilage disease: Degenerative Disc Disease). My family household is self, husband, and my 4 teenaged ...
by Copper
Mon Aug 25, 2014 7:18 pm
Forum: Help With Debt
Topic: We are in military with tons of student loans
Replies: 2
Views: 1479

We are in military with tons of student loans

My husband and I both are from Texas before he joined the service he also went to school. We both have a combined debt of 70,000. I graduated with a degree in special education but shortly after had four moves in a span of months due to my husband being in the army. Now we are being undertaken by sc...
by Copper
Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:10 pm
Forum: Assistance Programs
Topic: Assistance programs in Texas
Replies: 9
Views: 3764

Re: Assistance programs in Texas

I'm in a bad situation. I've been in the relationship 4-5 years and I'm trying to get out of it. I work, I'm a waitress at pizza hut in Dallas, Texas. I can't take the abuse anymore. There is no shelter here. Before we moved here, the pastor at church of Christ gave my boyfriend the contact info for...
by Copper
Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:08 pm
Forum: Help With Rent
Topic: Public assistance won't pay my rent or deposit
Replies: 6
Views: 2440

Re: Public assistance won't pay my rent or deposit

I'm looking for emergency help with paying the last of my rent. I got laid off last month and just need a little help to get though this month. I have paid most of the rent. I only have $280 left that I owe. I have some really good job potentials and leading on public aid but I won't be able to get ...
by Copper
Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:05 pm
Forum: Help With Rent
Topic: Back rent
Replies: 16
Views: 6217

Re: Back rent

I am 45 and the father of four boys, including triplets. I lost my great job in December 2013 and I didn't get another job until June. As we have struggled to catch our bills up, I had gotten so far behind in my rent that we are going to be evicted in 10 days. If it wasn't for my kids, then this wou...
by Copper
Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:10 am
Forum: Assistance Programs
Topic: Need help in Ohio
Replies: 12
Views: 3717

Re: Need help in Ohio

Hello I am currently living in an Extended stay hotel in Cleveland and paying $253 a week. I do work it just seem like I'm working to pay my rent and I still don’t make enough . I make $7.79 for about 25 hours every two weeks. This week I couldn't pay so now I'm sleeping on someones couch and a run ...
by Copper
Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:08 am
Forum: Assistance Programs
Topic: Michigan Assistance
Replies: 11
Views: 4440

Re: Michigan Assistance

My hours were cut at work from full time down to part time and now I'm on call. I am currently looking for other positions in Lansing Michigan but in the mean time I need help. I can't live like this. My check was only 467.00 and my rent is 925.00 I'm hurting. For two months I have been struggling b...
by Copper
Sat Nov 09, 2013 11:52 pm
Forum: Assistance Programs
Topic: California programs and resources
Replies: 6
Views: 2411

California programs and resources

I was seriously injured on the job 3 years ago. I am in litigation with workers compensation and have applied for state of California and Federal disability but the only assistance I have received has been through LEAP & a one time payment from the Salvation Army in Los Angeles. I live in a "rural" ...
by Copper
Sat Nov 09, 2013 9:19 am
Forum: Help With Utility Bills
Topic: Texas programs for utility bills
Replies: 11
Views: 3338

Texas programs for utility bills

Our air-conditioning is out and we will have no heat this fall. Unit went out and is repairable. Can't get any financial help. Went bankruptcy last year so cant get help. Unit is 20 years old. We need help. No one has financing. Tried many companies. Live in Fort Worth TX, Tarrant County. No one has...
by Copper
Sat Nov 09, 2013 9:17 am
Forum: Help With Utility Bills
Topic: Emergency Electric Bill Help
Replies: 21
Views: 11923

Re: Emergency Electric Bill Help

I need help with my electric bill in Texas. I am on a fixed income of 341.00 a week and I have a roommate which is also out of work on short term disability until September. He has been paying rent and I have been taking care of the utilities. Well he just finally got his first check of 123.00,so ne...