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    Weʼve raised £0 to To Help Me Keep My Home

    Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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    I am disabled and going through divorce. I still work despite my disability, but I am limited on my earning capacity. In 2014 my husband left me without telling me why. When he tried getting me in trouble with the police more than once, I found evidence that he had been cheating on me for the whole 20 years together, with not just women, but men as well. He is now trying to force me out of my home, and make me homeless. I am currently struggling to pay the mortgage myself as well as other debts that he is half responsible for, but left me to pay the whole lot on my own. I am living off credit cards which is a big worry, and I am constantly worried I am going to be made homeless. I can't afford to rent privately because the rent would be more than half of my monthly salary. I haven't had a pay rise since 2009. I also need adaptations done due to my disability. I have a dog and 2 cats to consider also, who rely on me. I have been starving myself so that they don't suffer. I can't get social housing because I work. My current home is adapted for my use. My husband has somewhere to live, but doesn't care if I have. He has been deliberately delaying things causing me serious financial hardship, and has deliberately not accepted offers I have made, because all he cares about is what money he will get if I am forced to sell. I can't get enough to pay him off, because I don't earn a lot. He has lied on the divorce petition about me to cover up what he did, and the fact that throughout the whole of our marriage he was an alcoholic, and other things. I can't do anything about it, because it doesn't matter, and the evidence I have against him would be classed as confidential, However I have already had to use it against him with the police, because of the false allegations he and his mother made, about me. His cousin also spoke up for me, which also helped. I need help to keep my home otherwise I will be either homeless, bankrupt or both.



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