Team Leader(s) Peri Prather, Kasi Pruitt, Tori Lucas
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Youth is currently on trial independence. She will be graduating from high school in a couple of months and has plans to attend cosmetology school. She needs assistance in paying for her senior fees so that she does not feel left out. By assisting her it will assist with her confidence while also providing encouragement to her to never give up on her goals.
A single mother currently in transition with 6 children are in need of hygiene items, uniform clothing, and beds. The family is also in need of wrap-around services for this family, as one children has Downs Syndrome. All children are Dallas ISD students. The immediate needs are: Body Wash (Dove preferred: they are allergic to Dial), lotion, and other hygiene items; Uniform clothing (1 student needs the White shirt 10/12 and pants) & (1- male 3 Orange size 14/16 and pants ?). Providing these items will help the children attend school in proper attire and adequate hygiene. I would love to set up a time to talk about wrap around opportunities with the churches responding.
Our small school provides wrap around case management services to help our high school aged students graduate. We have a pregnant student living on her own who has very few items for herself and her "almost here" newborn. This young mom to be has faced trauma and difficulties in her young life that would debilitate most. She is very near to graduating and we want to support and honor her efforts as she tries to live independently. She needs a baby swing for the baby, but a full bed, bed linens, pots and pans, and flatware for herself
A young mother was living in the streets with a male 25 years older than her. With him she was using multiple substances, using sex to get money, and being subjected to occasional physical abuse by the male. He was manipulating her to control her and use her to gain access to money and drugs. She learned that she was pregnant by the man when she was 6 months pregnant and returned home to her mother for support. her mother has helped her make better choices for the safety of the baby and the health of the both of them. Grandmother has helped to provide items for the baby since the mother had no positive associations, she has obtained almost all needed items with the exception of an infant stroller and swing. Mother is trying to go out to look for jobs and but does not drive so she needs a stroller to be able to take her son out with her if grandmother is not home. She stated that she will sit the baby in his car seat during the day so he is not constantly laying but it would be nice if she had a swing so he is able to move better than he can when strapped in car seat. The family is trying to get Mom back into a routine and has not requested any help from anywhere so they would be greatly appreciative of any help.
A child has been taken care of by fictive kin for the majority of their lives and the caregiver struggles to make ends meet due to not receiving any help from the biological family. The family is in need of help with paying for the fee to an apartment that they were able to get. They also would benefit greatly from a highchair, a kid's bed, and clothing for both children. There is a 4-year-old female child who wears 4T-5T in clothes and 11 in kid's shoes. There is a 2-year-old male child who wears 3T in clothes and 7 in toddler's shoes. Updated on February 21, 2023 by an Agency Worker The family was able to cover housing fee's but could still really use some help on household items for the children to put into the apartment.
Grandmother is taking care of 7 year old boy that just got back in school after being out due to homeschooling (mother did not have a place to stay). He is in need of clothing (uniforms khaki pants 10-husky, White long sleeve shirts, Purple polo shirt (10-12 size), youth shoes -4 and a winter coat)
A young mother has left a domestic violence relationship and is now pregnant with twins and has a very limited income. Her child is in need of a toddler bed for safe sleep. A mattress, bedding and sheets are also needed. The mother has aspirations of becoming a CNA but is in need of a GED study book to prepare her for taking the GED test in the future. This young mother will have three children that will be depending on her in order to have their needs met.
An aunt and uncle recently had their two nephews placed with them who are ages 11 and 13 years old. The boys came to them with very little clothing for winter. The caregivers are requesting assistance with winter clothing for the boys. The 11 year old wears a size 10/12 in boys clothing for pants and shirts. The 13 year old wears a mens size medium in shirts and size 32X30 in pants. They are also requesting assistance with purchasing socks and underwear for the boys.
A single caregiver, who recently has had her 2 year old male cousin placed with her, is also the mother of her own 6 children. The caregiver is requesting a set of bunk beds and mattresses for the child because he is currently sleeping on an air bed. In addition, she is seeking help obtaining winter clothing for her cousin. The little boy wears a size 4T clothing. The placement appears to be a long term placement.
If the caseworker is willing to pick up the furniture from Carrollton, TX then we can provide it all - our furniture source can't deliver to that zip code. Please email me at ******@email.com if that sounds good.
Highland Park Presbyterian Church. 2 months ago
Needs0 Needs / $0 to go!
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Bunk Bed Frame (Twin / Twin)
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Twin Bed Sheets
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Clothes for a Child / Children (see description details)
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