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6 children were successfully united with grandparents after being separated for 2 months. The Grandparents are not receiving payment for caring for the children for another few weeks. They are need of help with food and hygiene products until they receive assistance from our Department. This helps the family stay connected and celebrate the holidays together until they are able to be reunited with their parents. The family is open to receiving food and/or gift cards to buy food and hygiene products.
Location: Moreno Valley, CA 92551-County:Riverside-Children Served: 6-Agency: #DCFS-LA Compton/Carson-Tier 1: Physical Needs-Estimated Value:$700
3 Siblings are grieving the lost of their mother who passed away on November 11th due to surgery complications. The eldest is 20 yrs old and taking the responsibility of the other siblings sister 16yrs old. and bother 13yrs old. They are in need during this season, gas for the car to run errands and groceries so they can have food during this school / holiday break. They have been invited for thanksgiving dinner with mothers friends. She has a utility bill that is due in a week. The 20yr old has been thrown into adulthood and is accepting the responsibility to keep her siblings together. The funeral services will be in Syracuse, NY which is where they are from. They have decided they want to remain in California as they have lived here for the last 15yrs. Please pray for the family ....
This requestor is a Caregiver by Affidavit for her four nieces. She picked up her nieces to prevent them from entering the foster care system and being separated. She is not getting financial support for the girls and needs to replace their clothing that has been worn out and/or outgrown. She would greatly appreciate any help you can give.
Girl - 6 years old - Size 8 clothing, Shoe size 2
Girl - 7 years old - Size 10 clothing, Shoe size 3
Girl - 9 years old - Size 10 clothing, Shoe size 5
Girl - 10 years old - Size 7-9 (Jrs.), or Medium, Shoe size 9
A single mother of two children who was previously homeless, has unfortunately become unemployed and is trying to avoid getting evicted. She is struggling to find a new job in time to pay the back rent. This assistance would help her pay rent and avoid eviction. The student would have safe place to live and function while in high school.
Location: Moreno Valley, CA 92553-County:Riverside-Children Served: 2-Adults Served: 1-Agency: #RCOE - Moreno Valley USD-Tier 1: Physical Needs-Estimated Value:$1200
This is a kinship placement that began when this young girl was 8 months old. Her mother was 16yrs old and could not imagine being a teen mother. So this grandmother has been in a shelter with her grandmother for almost 1year. Grandmother was approved for an housing program , Housing Key! This provision provided her with the approval for a 2 bedroom townhouse. She has absolutely nothing to go in the home. The 16 yr old child is an excellent student and has not allowed these challenges to stop her from excelling in school. They assistance will allow them to have a fresh restart and enjoy her junior year of high school. Grandmother is so grateful to be out of the shelter and ready for her new home.
A single mother in great need of assistance to reunite with her three children. Mother will have her children returned to her care and needs beds and bedding for her three children. We are also asking for help with storage, with providing dressers for the children. We are asking for help in providing a bed frame, mattress, and bedding (sheets, comforter, and pillows). Mom lives in subsidized housing and is working, but money is tight. Mom is in school to be a medical assistant and is currently raising her three-year-old child. Mom has been working hard to reunite with her children. This would be a great help to preserve a safe and stable home for her children.
Location: San Bernardino, CA 92405-County:San Bernardino-Children Served: 3-Adults Served: 1-Agency: #CA- San Bernardino CFS-Tier 1: Physical Needs-Estimated Value:$2205
Mother and father need assistance with getting an exterminator to manage roaches in the home. Once they are able to demonstrate their ability to do this for three months the county will dismiss child dependency and parents and children will be out of the system. Parents were able to get quotes for an exterminator and the best offer was $267 In November for the initial treatment and $93.74 for the ongoing services for the months of December and January.
Location: Loma Linda, CA 92415-County:San Bernardino-Children Served: 3-Adults Served: 2-Agency: #CA- San Bernardino CFS-Tier 1: Physical Needs-Estimated Value:$454
A single mother who is a sole provider for 5 children ages 15, 14, 11, 5, and 4. Mom needs assistance with bunk beds for the children. Mom just moved into her home recently and she is currently working to provide for her family. The mother has already used available resources to obtain furniture for their new home.
Location: San Bernardino, CA 92410-County:San Bernardino-Children Served: 5-Adults Served: 1-Agency: #CA- San Bernardino CFS-Tier 1: Physical Needs-Estimated Value:$700
A single mother urgently and kindly requests $800 for her security deposit to rent a studio room for her family of four children. Ages are 7, 6, 3, and 1. Her monthly rent is $800, which she has accumulated over the last two weeks by cleaning homes. MVUSD has provided her and family with temporary housing at a local hotel for 10 nights, which will end on Friday 10/27. This monetary aid will ensure she gains the keys to her studio room so her children have a roof over their heads. A stable and permanent home yields consistency and safety for students, which increases student achievement.
Location: Moreno Valley, CA 92557-County:Riverside-Children Served: 4-Adults Served: 1-Agency: #RCOE - Moreno Valley USD-Tier 1: Physical Needs-Estimated Value:$800
14 yr old female was neglected by her mother and was placed in the care of DCFS LA. Maternal Grandfather has cleared background check and she was placed with him last night. She has no clothing other than 1 change of clothes. she only has flip flops for shoes. Grandfather has to have her enrolled in school by Monday to show compliance. She is a positive 14yr old that has had a rough life but she believes in herself and knows that she can make a great life. she understands her mothers mental health is not well but grateful to be in a safe place. She needs clothing, shoes, backpack and school supplies so that she can not fall behind with this transition. Also, grandfather does not have the money for groceries as he has not received any funds from the county and he is a retired veteran on a fixed income.
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