The Prime Minister and First Ministers of Scotland and Wales have pledged to work with homelessness charity Crisis as it builds its plan to end homelessness for good.
Published 20 April 2017
Unexplained variations in the use of benefit sanctions are “unacceptable” and must be addressed, according to a committee of MPs.
Published 22 February 2017
By Neil Guy, policy and practice manager at Crisis Scotland
Published 27 January 2017
The Scottish minister for local government and housing Kevin Stewart MSP has backed calls from Crisis and Glasgow Homelessness Network (GHN) for a new sector led centre to tackle homelessness through evidence-based solutions.
Published 23 January 2017
The national charity for homeless people Crisis expects to welcome more than 300 guests to a centre in Edinburgh on December 25 and 26 where up to 400 volunteers will help provide food, warmth, comfort and festive cheer at Crisis at Christmas.
Published 23 December 2016
This year’s CIH Scotland charity golf tournament managed to raise £3975.69 for CIH President’s charity for 2016 Crisis.
Published 16 December 2016
Homeless people are increasingly being forced out of public spaces by hostile measures such as spikes, curved or segregated benches and deliberate noise pollution, a study has revealed.
Published 13 December 2016
Glasgow Homelessness Network is to receive a share of a new £150,000 fund to help homeless people - or those at risk of homelessness - to rent a home.
Published 7 November 2016
Homeless people in Edinburgh have been treated to a fine dining meal at a chic new restaurant for the first time.
Published 18 October 2016
Published 18 October 2016
Crisis is inviting potential employers, businesses and organisations to an event in Edinburgh today to mark World Homelessness Day.
Published 10 October 2016
A two year funding programme has been launched offering a total of £150k to local projects supporting homeless people or those at risk of homelessness to rent a home.
Published 6 July 2016
Crisis hails progress on homelessness in Scotland but warns rough sleepers could be ‘falling off radar’
Crisis, a national charity for homeless people, has questioned whether the statistics published yesterday show the real extent of homelessness in Scotland.
Published 29 June 2016
Three homelessness charities are calling for action from the next Scottish Government as new figures show that demand for winter shelters in Glasgow and Edinburgh rose sharply in 2015/16.
Published 28 April 2016
Crisis Scotland policy manager, Beth Reid, on the charity’s Manifesto to End Homelessness which it launched yesterday.
Published 22 March 2016