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Help With Rent And Security Deposit

LouM started this conversation

I am in need of some emergencey help for a place to live for me and my daughter. We are currently homeless and staying with anyone who will let us stay a night or 2. I am on disability and have found an apartment I can afford but need funding for the deposit and first months rent.

                                                                                 Thank You Lou

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littlelacie   in reply to Be honest
hi,maybe you are thinking of someone else. Lou is a 64 year old disabled lady that lives in Ohio, and is unable to wash cars.
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Be honest
In California is all kind of help for illegal aliens. Maybe there is some help for you too.We have Bank Foods, if you need food and go to Social Security for everything else. There are shelters, and so on. Seems to me you need a temporary help, because you are physically strong to go to wotk. You can wash cars
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KaraMe   in reply to homeless&furless
I know this sounds like "whatever"have you tried local shelters they will help you get houising you just have to do the leg work. I done this years ago when all my boys were young i know section 8 vochers will help just until you can get a leg up and they feed you
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homeless&furless   in reply to daytonadale
Good luck to u I just had to give up my babies my 90lb Pitt,my 8lb Maltese & my 10yr old son. my fiancé and I are sleeping in a church as we speak. Totally heart wrenching. We've been battling this struggle since September staying in Motels that'd except my dogs needless to say we ran out ta money and still can't find a place for all of us. I'm so worried I will never see them again...:"(
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daytonadale
hello, my names cj I'm a 47 year old male with a 7 year old white husky fixed and friendly,i live in the Milwaukee WI. area and the place I'm renting can't be used as a residence due to local laws, the building is a 40x80 warehouse with a huge apt. like inside. well to make a long story short,i have to leave here by mar. 31st. and this winter has been extremely hard on me as to i am a mobile mechanic, the hard part is finding a decent place i can afford and keep my husky, he was a rescue dog and i am the fourth owner and i have had him for 4 years now, i could not bear to give him up,he is a part of my family. any ideas please advise,thank you to each who can help.i'm not looking for a handout out, but a helping hand up would be nice, i can trade my services for rent also. as for the amount i can afford is right around $500 a month total. but i also need a garage to store my stuff and to protect my tools in my truck, people will steal anything nowadays,and those tools are my life. again thank you.
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littlelacie   in reply to goodlife
hi,are you looking for 1 bedroom. do you want house or apartment? do you need wheelchair access. so I will know what to look for, thanks.
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littlelacie   in reply to goodlife
hi again.ok, will see if I can find anything. wii get back with you Sat.pm
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goodlife   in reply to littlelacie
Yes we need help looking for a place in the 600$ range
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goodlife   in reply to littlelacie
In grand rapids mi
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littlelacie   in reply to goodlife
hi, we do not even know where you live, so hard to look for rentals. you say you can pay both rent and deposit, so what do you need help with. Do you want us to help you find a rental? Where.
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goodlife
Hello me and my girlfriend need a place but we have no credits so we never rented before we are on disability but we can pay both rent and deposit please help
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woman in a shoe   in reply to aalyah
Hi the person u posted to not been on here in years. I don't understand what u asking for help with
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aalyah
Hi my name is aalyah im 18 and I don't know what to do anymore I feel like I have no one to help me anymore I have no one to run to anymore...I have 2 beautiful children and they deserve 2 be in a better situation...I am desperate and I am trying to reach out to anyone I can to HELP me and my 2 babies
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littlelacie   in reply to god got us
the only housing resource we know is section 8. you can go to DHS and apply for section 8.
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god got us
I am ah Mother who really needs some help in finding me and my 6 kids a place to stay until I can get a job and get on my feet. I moved from another city because of serious situations that could cause me my life. I moved with no regrets and never looking back. I need some help I'm not the type to want others to feel sorry for me cause I'm usually doing this on my own providing the needs for my Babies. So if anyone knows any resources I can look into to help me make my situation a lil better (a place to lay our heads, a job) really need you'll help
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Tammy35*   in reply to sadlyalive
Dear,you are very welcome :-}
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littlelacie   in reply to GERMEKA
hi,go to DHS,apply for TANF,foodstamps,section 8,and cash assistance. go to food bank every month for more food, and to churches with food pantry for more free food if needed. also get free clothes for yourself and your children whenever you need them at churches with clothes closet, call churches in your area to find out which ones do(usually Catholic ones do) we do not know any resources that will help with a car,sorry.
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GERMEKA
I need some where to live with three kids it cool and no car to get around it hard every day I crying I need help it hard to get a job in the kids father not giving me no help can some one hear me I need help today
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SisterServant   in reply to sadlyalive
I am so glad that my words have helped you look at your situation a little differently. I have been through a lot in my lifetime and God has always seen me through it. God is great to have made you too. Thank you so much. I will pray for you as well as your praying for yourself.
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sadlyalive   in reply to SisterServant
You are making me cry. God is great to have made you!
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