‘Now I can feed my children’: parents step in to help vulnerable in Madrid

Posted by on May 14, 2020 11:28 am
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With social services overwhelmed by coronavirus crisis, a group from a primary school are filling the gap

After three days of being unable to afford bread or milk for her four-year-old daughter, Carmen Morales finally knocked on a neighbour’s door to ask for help.

The 40-year-old mother of three, originally from Santa Cruz in Bolivia, had been furloughed from her job as a hotel cleaner after contracting coronavirus and was at the end of her tether and her finances.

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