“A mum living in temporary accommodation is urging people struggling financially not to be embarrassed about seeking help.
Julie and her six-year-old daughter visited the B30 Food Bank in Birmingham for the first time yesterday.”
I’m quite forward to ask for help. I don’t feel embarrassed, I can see how some might feel. If other people are in my position, they too need to come forward and ask for help.”
They’ve spent weeks moving between short-term housing after becoming homeless.
Organisers are still appealing for more donations as parents like Julie who rely on free school meals for their children can find the summer holidays difficult.”