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International reaction as Housing First in Scotland passes 150 tenancy milestone

Scotland’s Housing First Pathfinder has reached another milestone with the creation of more than 150 tenancies, a monitoring report released today has revealed.

Published 19 November 2019

Eydent hosts 'Putting People First: Health and Home' conference

Eydent, the alliance between Ayrshire housing associations ANCHO, Atrium Homes, Ayrshire Housing and Shire Housing Association, successfully hosted its 4th conference on October 24.

Published 30 October 2019

Social Bite launches Christmas 'Pay it Forward' campaign

Social enterprise Social Bite is working with more than 40 businesses across Scotland on a Christmas campaign which will ask customers to add £1 to their bill in order to 'pay forward' a Christmas meal for those in need.

Published 30 October 2019

Former Glasgow hostel residents move into new homes

A total of 34 formerly homeless people have moved into their new homes after the closure of hostels in Glasgow.

Published 15 October 2019

Anderson Strathern in legal first with World's Big Sleep Out

Anderson Strathern has marked a global first by becoming the first law firm to sign up for The World’s Big Sleep Out.

Published 3 October 2019

Social Bite enters into first retail partnership with Scotmid

The Edinburgh-based social enterprise Social Bite has entered into its first retail partnership with Scotmid.

Published 1 October 2019

£4.5m promised in Programme for Government to help end homelessness in Scotland

The Scottish Government has made £4.5 million available to innovate and transform services to support the implementation of plans to help end homelessness in its Programme for Government 2019-20.

Published 4 September 2019

100 formerly homeless people have their own home with Housing First Scotland

A ground-breaking response to homelessness in Scotland has reached a milestone with more than 100 people having a home of their own along with appropriate support.

Published 23 August 2019

Textiles student designs clothing range to aid rough sleepers

A master's student at the Heriot-Watt School of Textiles and Design has designed a clothing range to help people sleeping rough. 

Published 21 August 2019

Housing minister praises Salvation Army’s Housing First work

Housing minister Kevin Stewart has seen first-hand the impact of Housing First during a visit to a Salvation Army-run hub in Glasgow.

Published 19 July 2019

Social Bite Village landscape designers shortlisted for Scottish Design Award

Wardell Armstrong’s landscape design team have been shortlisted for a Scottish Design Award in the Masterplanning/Landscaping: Public Realm category for their work on the Social Bite Village.

Published 11 July 2019

Social Bite appoints new CEO for Scotland

Jane Bruce has been promoted to chief executive of Social Bite in Scotland as the social enterprise looks to take on a more international role.

Published 30 May 2019

#HousingFirstScot: Kick-started by Social Bite

Social Bite provided a catalyst and funds that got a cross-city Housing First Pathfinder in Scotland underway. Here they explain why and thank their supporters.

Published 17 May 2019

Social Bite to take Sleep in the Park concept worldwide

A global sleep out event has been established by Social Bite’s co-founder Josh Littlejohn to raise money and awareness about homelessness.

Published 10 May 2019

Inksters Solicitors donates £200 to Social Bite after consultant waives fee

Inksters Solicitors donated £200 to Social Bite after a consultant asked the law firm to donate her fee to good causes.

Published 26 April 2019