🍞 Food / food banks experiences
Nellie K
01 August 2020
It’s so frustrating not being able to use Healthy Start vouchers online. I’ve not used any since the start of lockdown and they have been going to waste...
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Alex R
07 November 2020
The local foodbank is only open for 2 hours a day and closed on a Sunday. ...
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Alex R
15 November 2020
Spot the difference. What is essential and what is luxury in a food bank...
🍞 Food / food banks
💸 Money + debt
Paige E
01 December 2020
I am on my way to home bargains and B&M now to try and get some food. I literally have no food what so ever in my house...
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🍞 Food / food banks
Lexie G
17 December 2020
Not in general but my amazing OT has arranged for a Christmas hamper from a local charity so we will have a Christmas lunch. They will provide turkey, veg, coffee and mince pies so we will have a main course and pudding well the children will at least depending on the quantities we get (and I mean that with the upmost respect and thankfulness) as long as there is enough for the kids that’s all that matters too me...
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Nellie K
15 December 2020
This is making me so upset. I got in touch with school last week and they were still waiting on the council for information...
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Che G
06 January 2021
Nothing really changed for us this end, just the reality that our hospitality business really has gone now. In a way this has inspired me to finally admit that it's over and apply for work...
🕰 Lockdown, rules, and social distancing
🚧 Work
🍞 Food / food banks
Ted S
07 January 2021
"as for coping me and daughter will do it with ease we did well on last lock down hopes and fear....
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Utilities
Ted S
08 January 2021
conflicting messages from school this week tuesday Dear parent, if you would like a food parcel every two weeks while your child is home learning please let the school know today either by phone or email...
🍞 Food / food banks
🏫 School
Trisha A
08 January 2021
This is certainly a most trying moment, with the latest lockdown in NI just as we were expecting children to be back in school. With children in school there's a little ease on expenses, I can live on one meal a day but with kids home there's more consumption of basically everything and this means that I will continue to stretch the budget further...
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