Every week we see thousands of Kiwis come through the doors of The Salvation Army with their own unique story, looking for help and hope. The mission of The Salvation Army is to care for people...
Auckland's North Shore is probably the last place you'd expect to find a food bank supplying people in desperate need. But the cost of living crisis is hitting hard and wide. Sophie Gray runs the Good Works Trust food bank.
I didn’t have any wisdom around my finances and there was no order, I was in debt. It’s not like I would go out and shopaholic, I just, like I said, I didn’t have any wisdom. — Chanel
Just two years ago Adam, who works full-time in logistics, was thousands of dollars in debt. “I’d just spend [money] as it came, not thinking about tomorrow. I needed some help to get back on my feet.”