Hidden Pines Fire assistance

Since the fires it's been one struggle after another. After the fires my health took a dive into a dark hole that I am still trying to get out of. Since the fires it's been one thing after another.
I was hit by a SUV then a month later, I was hit by an 18 wheeler. Which I'm STILL trying to get settled. They haven't even given me funds to fix my truck and I found out yesterday that there's about $4k in internal damage done to my truck that could cause me to lose breaks, power steering, or steering altogether any day. Trying to fight with the lawyers and insurance to get something done but it's getting me no where.
Being a single mom and trying to rebuild our lives has been one of the hardest things I've ever had to endure, along with the pain caused from my health issues. I'm reaching out, which is not something that comes easy for me, asking for help. Between losing everything, my health worsening daily, being ripped off by Mark Palmer for almost $1k after letting him stay with me because I know how it feels to have no where to live and then took off in the middle of the night with all his stuff for a trip to Florida instead of paying the rent he owed me and now refuses to even set up a payment plan to pay me back, or respond to my messages, now I know why he had no where else to go, because he obviously can't be trusted to fulfill his obligations and be a responsible adult, which has put me further in the hole and trying to be the best mommy I can, is taking everything I have just to get up and do what I gotta do. Every time I get a step closer to getting us back on our feet, I get pushed back 5 steps. Anything helps and is greatly appreciated. I'm a single mom trying to give my son a happy, healthy environment to grow up in and every day that seems to get more and more difficult. I thought by paying it forward and helping others that it would create a cosmic forward motion and get us back to where we were, but it hasn't happened yet lol. Thank you in advance for any and all help.
After loosing everthing in the Hidden Pines Fire, we are desperately trying to figure out how to rebuild. We didnt have much. Just a little barn house cabin,  but it was ours. I would love to be able to tell my son we have a home again. Anything helps. Thanks in advance for your help. Anyone who knows me, knows this is a very difficult thing for me to do. I think the hardest lesson for me to learn, has always been asking for help.  I dont do it very often. But I  am doing it now. Not only for myself, but mostly I am doing it for my son. He deserves a home he can call his own.  Peace be with you and God Bless.

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Jennifer Pumphrey 
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Austin, TX
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