Still unable to admit the extent of her money woes, she's forced to visit a food bank – where a surprise awaits…
For several weeks now, Denise has gone to great lengths to hide her growing financial problems, with even her nearest and dearest unaware she’s flat broke. Struggling to put food on the table and unable to find a job, Denise hits a new low when she’s forced to visit a food bank. There, she spots a familiar face – could help finally be at hand?
As her plight worsens, Denise is forced to go to a food bank, where she spies a familiar figure…
Earlier, having been unable to find employment, Denise returns to the job centre to sign on for benefits
Facing a long wait to be seen, Denise chats to a woman called Dusana
Does she have some good advice for desperate Denise?
Finally Denise gets to see someone…
It looks like she’s struggling to control her emotions as she makes her case
Unfortunately for Denise, further disappointment is in store…
…and she’s sent home empty handed with an application form to fill in
Later, it’s suggested to Denise that she visit a local food bank
But there’s a shock in store when she realises Cora is working there!
Embarrassed Denise struggles to suppress her panic
Will she admit the extent of her problems to Cora and seek her help? Find out by watching EastEnders from Monday 15 May