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For around the past few days, off & on, I have been experiencing severse abdominal pain, as well as what I think is abdominal bloating in the stomach & intestinal areas when I don't have the pain. Since this started, off & on, I've had diarrhea, as well as vomiting every so often. I've tried using Mylanta, as well as antacids, but I still experience the bloating & off & on pain. Is there any help anyone can give me? For the time being, I can't afford to go see a doctor, & would wouldn't be able to afford to pay hospital bills. Any help that I can get would be appreciated.

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Changing Maine offers a directory of organizations who offer services to disabled folks. Hopefully someone on their list can provide you with the names and numbers of such agencies such as your local Community Action Program (they generally offer free school supplies to children and food pantry services), as well as the other needs you need met.

Call your children's school though and get them on Free and Reduced Lunch, and tell them you cannot buy school supplies. The PTA generally has scholarships for such needs, and the school psychologist and/or social worker should be able to put you into contact with local agencies that can help you.


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Hi there everyone, We need some major help right now. We have nothingggggggg, no toilet paper, shampoo, soap, garbage bags, laundry soap, bills are allllllllll over due and about to be shut-off. I have disconnect notices i can show ya and if you can help but dont want to send me money to pay it, I will gladly give u account # to be paid directly to the company. Any amount will be a help. 

  My daughters both start school on the Aug. 25th and they have nothing, NOTHING!!!!  Im so broken right now.  My heart aches so badly. My girls will not have anything for school. I cant even go to goodwill and buy them anything because i dont have any money. At all ! 

I have prescriptions i cant even pick up. they cost $3 a piece and i cant even afford them, my body is killing me, I am so depressed again without meds. I really wish i could just quit this game. 

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I want to thank anyone that offers any kind of help.I would like to know if i could get free advertizing for my detail shop.Its been very slow and I dont have any funds to do so.I hate to lose all i have worked for since 1991.I pray to god for some help or anything.I ALSO PRAY FOR ANYONE THATS ABOUT TO LOSE THERE HOME OR BUSINESS.I dont smoke,drink or do drugs.

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 Hello Everyone!! I hope that evryone is fine today!! Me rocker 1 I am still looking for help with some rent money!! I got home last night and my manger left a notice on my door!! The notice said that if they do not get any money by thursday. I will be evicated!! I need $435.00. To pay for at least one months rent!! I lived here in salt lake city, utah!! Can any one from a charity group. Help me or anyone else out there help me!!! Please I will be homeless and lose everything I have!! Someone please HELP ME!!! Before thursday!! GOD BLESS EVERYONE!!!

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im in new bern nc and i need a bus ticket to seattle wa, any ideas?


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i am in new bern NC, and i need help getting a bus ticket, any ideas?

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Just came to let everyone know how I am doing !! I feel like I'm getting sicker & have an appointment with the doctor in two days !! It is bad enough having MS but find I have thyroid disease !! Looked it up & have all the symtoms of graves disease !! It really stinks & I'm in alot of pain !!! Wish me well I need your prayers !!! The worst time for this when I want to do so much !!

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 in response to Starshine...   Well considering we have 2 dogs & 2 cats, I don't think he'll be giving in anytime soon. Lol. Our house has always been full of animals, but we reached new heights starting in 09, & it seemed like there was no let up. In 2009 we had Gracie *my first CockerSpaniel, now deceased of a heart problem. She was an elderly dog though, so she had a good life.* We had Duke Senior *my sister's first dog who is also deceased now, was hit by a car intentionally. Horrible people!* I also had Snowball Cat *deceased of a heart problem*, & KittyKitty. Although in 2009 they still belonged to my sister. Plus we had Tigger Cat our family cat, who is now in the geriatric stage of life. Anyway, so that was a total of 5 animals! 2 dogs & 3 cats. Then after Grace, Duke Senior & Snowball died, we had only 2 cats left. We were miserable though & couldn't bear not having our animals. I wasn't owned by any pet at the time, Becca was still owned by KittyKitty & Dad had Tigger. So I got Sadie, another CockerSpaniel. Becca got Duke Junior, & I got Coco, I was going to a school for the blind at the time, Becca was supposedly moving out with Duke Junior, & I didn't want Sadie to be alone, so I got Coco, from the same litter of puppies as Duke Junior. However, when I came home from the school, it turned out Becca hadn't moved out & I couldn't handle having Coco. Duke & Coco are both big dogs. Their mixed breeds of German Shepherd, Hound & Golden Retrievers among other things. So I gave Coco back to her original owner. So then there was KittyKitty, Sadie, Duke & Tigger. Since then it's just been KittyKitty *who now belongs to me, bc Becca can't take care of her & Duke Junior*, so I've got KittyKitty & Sadie, & Dad has Tigger & Becca has Duke Junior. So when Dot *The kitten has a dot on her paw & that's why she's been named Dot* came into our lives today, Dad was enraged. Lol. He was just like 'We had 5 animals, went down to 2, then back up to 5, then back down to 4, & now we've got 5 again! I SAID NO MORE ANIMALS! Why don't you people listen to me?'
Lol. So I guarantee you I'll have to give Dot up, though she's the most beautiful kitten I've ever seen next to KittyKitty.
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 in response to MichelleM86...   

Hi MichelleMB6

You are welcome so much. I am chuckling. I am glad your sister took in the baby kitten and she has been to the vet even though the bill was high. Your knew kitten will love you for rescuing her and hopefully your dad will melt as time passes to know how important it is for you and your sister to have this kitty. They give so much love in return and companionship...I am happy I could have helped and enjoy your new kitten. By the way, what did you name the new kitty??



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 in response to Starshine...   Starshine,
Thank you soooo much!! You have no idea what a miracle this is! Today, my sister brought home a baby kitten, between 4 & 5 weeks old. My Dad is adamant that there WILL BE no more animals in "his" house! So he doesn't know that I forked over the last $40 I had for the month to get her into the vet. So much for "extra money" I thought I'd have this month! We've rigged it right now so that the cat carrier is in my room under my bed. I'll sneak Dot *kitten's name bc my sister said she has a dot on her paw* into my room so she won't get to cold & sneak her back out in the morning before Dad wakes up. If it gets to hot during the day I'll sneak her in so she doesn't get overheated. It isn't the greatest plan, but the only one I've been able to work out at the moment. I already contacted Mid Michigan Cat Rescue, but they aren't taking in anymore cats & if it's an emergency & they have to take the cat their charging a hefty fee for it. She's on meds bc she had fleas & drainage from her nose/eye, that's why we took her in today. We could have gone to our vet & it would have only cost $22, but they couldn't get her in until Friday. I didn't know what kind of eye infection she had & I told my sister I know what it's like being blind, I certainly don't want her going blind! Turns out it was minor, but she is underweight. So anyway, we had to go to a different vet & they charged $67.50 bc they'd never seen any of our pets before. Argh!
So anyway, as I said, miracle of miracle that you posted this cuz I need it!! She's got kitten food & is all taken care of for now, but I know eventually Dad's gonna blow his top. He was NOT happy to see her in my room this afternoon. It rained so we had to bring her inside.
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ok i'm sorry but i haven't hardly ever seen an agency turn you down to help on your rent or lites all you have to do is call your local foodstamp office and they will direct you to someone or some number but with alot of you lazy folks ya don't want to stay in a line, walk, or keep calling the agency on a 1st come bases...theres alot of people needing help but if your persistant then it will be motto you got to get off ya lazy tails and do somthing, nothing is for free!

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  Hello Everyone!! I hope everyone is doing fine today!! Now, as for me rocker 1.  I need some rent fast, before wednesday!! 8-11-2010!! I talked to my landlord today!! And he has told me that if he does not get any money!! That I will be evicated!! I need at least $435.00 by wednesday!! I live here in salt lake city, utah. I cannot get help from anyone here!!  I am single and unemployed right now!! Can some one please help ME!! So I will not be homeless and lose all of my things!! Someone please respond back!! GOD BLESS Rocker 1

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 in response to lcmarin77...   Ok, this wasn't a jab at single moms or dads, but the single parents who are using the welfare system and can get everything handed to them.
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 in response to shadow4412...   

Try these places:
















I'm sure you'll find the help you are seeking. Good Luck and God Bless

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 in response to mybabies6724...   


Sorry this is happening. Try this for jobs ideas

and this for a shared place to live


TO ACCESS THIS information...

Program Description
Georgia Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) is the monthly cash assistance program for poor families with children under age 18. The program goal is to provide necessary assistance to needy families with children on a temporary basis and provide parents with job preparation, work opportunities, enforcement of child support, and support services to enable them to become self-sufficient, and leave the program as soon as possible. These work activities help recipients gain the experience needed to find a job and become self-sufficient.

General Program Requirements
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of Georgia, either pregnant or responsible for a child under 19 years of age, a US national, citizen, legal alien, or permanent resident, have low or very low income, and be either under-employed (working for very low wages), unemployed or about to become unemployed.
Your Next Steps
The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.

Application Process
To apply for TANF, contact the Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS) office in the county where you live:

Program Contact Information
For more information on Georgia TANF, please visit:

Managing Agency

for food stamp program 

Program Description
The Georgia Food Stamp program provides monthly benefits to low-income households to help pay for the cost of food. A household may be one person living alone, a family, or several, unrelated individuals living together who routinely purchase and prepare meals together. Anyone may apply for food stamp benefits. The program helps households that have limited income and resources.

General Program Requirements
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the State of Georgia and fall into one of two groups: (1) those with a current bank balance (savings and checking combined) under $2,001, or (2) those with a current bank balance (savings and checking combined) under $3,001 who share their household with a person or persons age 60 and over, or with a person with a disability (a child, your spouse, a parent, or yourself). For either group, you must also have an annual household income of less than $14,079 if one person lives in the household; $18,941 if two people live in the household; $23,803 if three people live in the household; $28,665 if four people live in the household; $33,527 if five people live in the household; $38,389 if six people live in the household; $43,251 if seven people live in the household; or $48,113 if eight people live in the household. For larger households, add $4,862 for each additional person in the home.
Your Next Steps
The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.

Application Process
Visit for detailed application information.

Program Contact Information
You can call the DFCS directly toll-free at:

To learn more about the Georgia Food Stamps program, please visit:

Managing Agency

I hope some of this helps you and I would look in for work and place to live..

Wishing you the best



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Good day everyone, I am in a bad situation. My 4 girls and I are looking for somewhere to live. I am a full time student and was laid off 4 months ago. I have had no luck finding a job and we are down to days in our house. There is no room in any shelters and I have no idea what to do. ( But pray) Any body have any ideas or suggestions PLEASE share them with me.   Thank you.  Sorry we are in Atlanta georgia

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hey im ronda can someone help me get gas money to go to fla my mama 65 yr old and she hurt her hand and i feel like i need to go help her im worriedabout her

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Praise the Lord everybody... I am not asking for much here today except for the prayer partners on here to touch and agree on a few things in my life.... I would just like for you to pray for me with my health... I have a few things going on and i would like prayer... I lift up the people on aidpage that are in need that whatever you want and whatever is a necessity need in your life that God meets it...That if it is financial you be blessed with the money and it is used for the purpose of your needs... If it is a healing i pray for you as well that God touches your body and that the blood of Jesus drips from the head to the toe covering you and the healing process is beginning to take place....If you have never tried God for yourself and not just trying him for needs but getting to know and having a relationship with him regardless to what is going on in your life the good and the bad i encourage you to confess the wrong doings in life... that u r a sinner and that you want to be saved... salvation is the key.... knowing and having Jesus as your savior coming into your life is an awesome feeling... he will make your life over....brand new.... you maynot and u may see an instant transformation but know this one thing...God loves you no matter what...or who u i pray for you and plz pray for me....that whatever is happening in my life i still have the strength that God gives me to deal with it... that God keeps me balanced in life...thank you very much.....
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hey dont worry about ahair cut my 2 sons have long hair their 12 and 11 hair to the middle of their back the funny thing isthey started a new trend they call them the longhairboys .the funny thing is iwas barber

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