LUBBOCK Texas- One Lubbock couple is forced to find ways to survive after losing their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hilda Morales said she was working at a hotel when she was laid off and that the idea of not having a job has been emotionally taxing.
“I get depressed sitting there and I start getting panic attacks, anxiety attacks because I get scared, losing my house and being homeless again like last year,” she said.
Morales said she and her husband were unable to pay their rent for two months but were able to get assistance through The Salvation Army.
Benjamin Morales, her husband, said he does subcontract work for someone but that things slowed down due to his employer’s fear of the