Visiting a food bank is usually the last resort, when there's nowhere else to turn.
Ciaran waited 10 weeks for his first Universal Credit payment and relied on The Welcome Centre to survive.
Harriet struggled to make ends meet as a single parent with a sick child.
James had a chaotic childhood and he's struggled to cope.
Jane’s life changed forever after a car accident.
Kate fled a violent relationship but ended up on the streets.
Mohammed's life changed suddenly and he didn't know what to do.
Pauline suffered a vicious assault with life-changing consequences.