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New Centre for Homelessness Impact being set up by Crisis and Glasgow Homelessness Network; backed by Scottish and UK Governments www.homelessnessimpact.org   Charities Crisis and Glasgow Homelessness Network (GHN) have today announced that they have successfully secured funding for a new Centre for Homelessness Impact to be based in Glasgow, Edinburgh and London and set … Continued

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David Ramsay, Development Worker, Glasgow Homelessness Network: How to get communities in Glasgow ready for this new piece of work I am involved in? At the start of the year I was involved in delivering 3 Participatory Budgeting events across the city. The areas involved were Priesthill/Househillwood, Parkhead and Govan. Money from the Scottish Government … Continued

Jim has disabilities and had lived on his own for over 10 years in supported accommodation. He tries to be as independent as he can but struggled with the stairs to his flat, it was on the 1st floor and he requires the support of crutches to get out and about. On top of this, he didn’t have a cooker … Continued

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Nearly 200 people joined us in the City Chambers last week for Glasgow’s Annual Homelessness Conference. With the theme of Health and Homelessness, the day offered the opportunity to consider new knowledge and responses to help address the impact on your health of being homeless. A conference report is now being prepared which will capture … Continued

Glasgow Homelessness Network’s Board of Non-Executive Directors are: Nigel Sprigings Convener University of Glasgow Vice Convener Treasurer Sean Cussen Individual Member Norman Fitzpatrick New Gorbals Housing Association Suzanne Fitzpatrick Individual member Hugh Hill Simon Community Scotland Pauline Lunn Y People Patrick McGrath Southside Housing Association Patrick McKay Turning Point Scotland Elodie Mignard Scottish Refugee Council Peter … Continued