Turning Point Scotland
Simon Community Scotland has teamed up with third sector organisations, businesses, Glasgow City Council and the city's Health & Social Care Partnership (GCHSCP) to launch a new alternative giving scheme for people involved in street begging.
Published 4 March 2020
The family of a homeless man who died hours after being offered accommodation by a charity have had an action for damages against the support provider dismissed.
Published 20 May 2019
Five projects that will aim to help hundreds of homeless people across five cities in Scotland off the streets and into a secure tenancy with support have been awarded the first wave of support from the Housing First Scotland Fund.
Published 7 August 2018
A new hub is being created in Glasgow city centre to help homeless people access a number of services in the same location.
Published 29 June 2018
Scotland is in the spotlight today as nearly 250 people gather at the Albert Halls in Stirling for the Housing First Scotland conference.
Published 26 June 2018
A new publication from the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) explores the concept of Housing First and the principles behind it and looks at how it is being put into practice across the UK and Ireland as a one of a range of approaches to tackling homelessness.
Published 21 November 2017
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
A pilot project has been hailed a success for helping homeless people to turn their lives around and find homes that meets their needs.
Published 2 July 2015