Glasgow City Mission

Glasgow City Mission to buy homes for city’s homeless in ‘radical’ new project

Homelessness charity Glasgow City Mission is taking “radical” steps to address the growing problem of rough sleeping in the city by purchasing homes to get people off the streets.

Published 4 September 2017

Participants sought for Big Ibrox Sleep Outs

The Rangers Charity Foundation’s Big Ibrox Sleep Outs are to return this year to once again support projects which tackle homelessness in Glasgow.

Published 29 August 2017

Funding boost for successful initiative to eradicate homelessness in Glasgow

An already successful approach towards eradicating rough sleeping on the streets of Glasgow has been awarded a grant of over £400,000 to help maintain its work.

Published 18 April 2017

New resource launched for homeless jobseekers in Glasgow

Glasgow City Council’s Poverty Leadership Panel (PLP) has launched a pocket sized information card to help homeless jobseekers.

Published 8 March 2017

Joined up approach sees decline in Glasgow rough sleepers

A joined up approach used by Glasgow City Mission has resulted in the number of people using its winter night shelter decreasing from last year’s record count.

Published 20 February 2017

Mission accomplished for Glasgow City Mission fundraisers

Staff at legal firm Pinsent Masons’ Glasgow offices went on a festive mission to raise funds for a homeless charity.

Published 12 January 2017

hub West Scotland helps provide winter jackets to Glasgow City Mission

Over 70 winter jackets have been donated to homeless men in and around Glasgow thanks to a Christmas Appeal launched by hub West Scotland.

Published 20 December 2016

Rangers fans raise £52k for homeless after Ibrox sleep outs

Charitable Rangers fans have raised more than £52,000 following a series of sleep-outs to try combat homelessness.

Published 12 December 2016

Glasgow homeless shelter opens as demand soars

A homeless shelter in Glasgow opens its doors today for what is expected to be it busiest ever year this Christmas.

Published 1 December 2016

Charities call for action as demand for rough sleeping shelters rises

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

Govan Law Centre secures homes for 198 rough sleepers

Legal interventions by Govan Law Centre (GLC) have secured homes for 198 rough sleepers at the Glasgow Winter Night Shelter.

Published 20 April 2016

Glasgow City Mission receives charitable donation from GAP Hire Solutions

GAP Hire Solutions has presented a donation to the Glasgow City Mission, neighbours to GAP Group’s head office on Carrick Street.

Published 22 March 2016

Record numbers turn to Glasgow City Mission’s winter homeless shelter

A temporary winter homeless shelter in Glasgow has had a “shocking” rise in the number of people using it this year.

Published 6 January 2016

Artist creates ‘Last Supper’ for Glasgow City Mission men

Thirteen men who regularly attend Glasgow City Mission's evening drop-in service have been painted as part of a modern take on the iconic Last Supper painting.

Published 17 December 2015

Homeless people attend Glasgow hustings ahead of General Election

Homeless people are being urged to vote in next month's General Election after years of feeling under-represented by the political process.

Published 2 April 2015