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by Trina
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Save Money
Topic: Water seems to be so high
Replies: 1
Views: 828

Water seems to be so high

Hi I am asking you if you would be able to help me pay my water bills that are past due as they are so expensive. My only income is $877 that I get from Social Security Disability. I no longer get the $359 from Calworks, that money would pay all my utility and water bills but now that I don't get th...
by Trina
Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Help With Rent
Topic: help with apartment rent needed
Replies: 8
Views: 3018

Re: help with apartment rent needed

I am a single mother with 4 babies. I work but only make $8 an hour. My apartment rent is $650 plus utilities and its getting hard for me to keep up with my rent because I got to pay bills and also buy diapers and wipes and necessities for my babies. I am in desperate need for help with my apartment...
by Trina
Thu Jul 12, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Assistance Programs
Topic: Oakland California homelessness
Replies: 3
Views: 1204

Re: Oakland California homelessness

After losing my job in October 2017, and continuing to support my younger brother (I am 60 years old) since June, I find I cannot make my August 2018 rent. I live in East Oakland, CA in order to live more closely to my daughter and her family which includes 3 young children. Because the complex has ...
by Trina
Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Assistance Programs
Topic: Breastfeeding mom so behind on bills
Replies: 0
Views: 357

Breastfeeding mom so behind on bills

My water bill is two months overdue as well as my lights. I have a three month old baby, a nearly two year old and a seven year old. My husband couldn't go to work because of medical problems. He had excuses from his doctors, but they still let him go. He hasn't been able to find another job and can...
by Trina
Sun Jan 21, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Help With Rent
Topic: Can't pay the rent as can't work due to diabetes
Replies: 2
Views: 1170

Re: Can't pay the rent as can't work due to diabetes

I am a stay at home mom to a sick child. We got behind in are rent and the hole just got bigger and now we are stuck. My boyfriend, the baby father, recently lost his job due to being diabetic. He is in search so now we are only working off my daughters SSI which isn’t enough to even make rent. We/I...
by Trina
Fri Aug 25, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: General Help
Topic: Repair of car air conditioning unit and engine
Replies: 3
Views: 2025

Re: Repair of car air conditioning unit and engine

Hi, I am writing this in hopes that you can help my uncle with his air conditioning in his van. He is 73 years old and ever since he got this van it has been problem after problem. He can't afford to get it fixed because he has full custody of his grand kids. He doesn't make enough to make sure they...
by Trina
Sat Jun 17, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: Assistance Programs
Topic: Alabama resources
Replies: 10
Views: 3158

Re: Alabama resources

I lost my husband June 10th this year. He had early onset Alzheimer's. I've taken care of him 24/7, for the last 5 years. We got by on his disability check SS of 1377.00 a month. When he died it left me unable to pay my rent, utilities, even his funeral I owe on My check starts in September. I just ...
by Trina
Sun May 04, 2014 5:29 pm
Forum: Help With Rent
Topic: Social services case manager is not helping with housing nee
Replies: 0
Views: 809

Social services case manager is not helping with housing nee

I live in Somerset, NJ. I was on public assistance and recently became employed. I was told my TRA was still active until I started receiving eviction notices. The case worker continued to tell me "that he sent the rent to my land lord, he doesn't know why I continue to receive notices to appear in ...
by Trina
Sun May 04, 2014 5:27 pm
Forum: Loans
Topic: Took out a loan for car repairs, now in trouble
Replies: 2
Views: 2088

Took out a loan for car repairs, now in trouble

One vehicle has No transmission, one was totaled in an accident-hit by a school bus. I borrowed money to pay for repairs, which threw me behind on rent/utilities. Also, I took a bad fall in September, fractured my tailbone and pulled 2 muscles. Working is very difficult, litigation are in progress, ...
by Trina
Fri Apr 11, 2014 2:15 pm
Forum: Help With Rent
Topic: Health issues caused me to be behind on rent
Replies: 4
Views: 1513

Re: Health issues caused me to be behind on rent

I am a single mother of two, one being fully disabled with cerebral palsy and mental retardation and I am I need of emergency assistance with paying my rent. It was due on the first and I have yet to come up with it. I have almost half of it but I’m out of places to turn. Please I need it today or w...
by Trina
Fri Apr 11, 2014 2:13 pm
Forum: Free Health Care
Topic: Medicaid coverage for a nursing home
Replies: 1
Views: 1274

Medicaid coverage for a nursing home

My wife and myself are both on Social Security and she has some very bad health problems. She at present is in a nursing home under rehab. We are told if she leaves and comes home Medicaid will stop or we need to spend $1600 spend down to keep it. We need to find out our options, and where we can ge...
by Trina
Mon Jan 13, 2014 8:37 pm
Forum: Help With Rent
Topic: Locations of homeless shelters
Replies: 7
Views: 2257

Re: Locations of homeless shelters

I am 22 years old and I have a two year old. I been homeless for about 6 months trying to pick myself up. I been sleeping from bus to car to place to place and in shelters I’m struggling so much but trying not to fall. I came to California last year this time from Nicaragua with no parents or family...