Download a Brochure (PDF)   Engaging Seldom Heard Voices Seldom heard voices are individuals and communities who don’t have a common, collective voice and are typically under-represented in consultation and the development of services. This introductory course is for both front line practitioners and those in strategic roles. Participants will learn: Common barriers to engagement and how … Continued

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Since 2011, a night shelter for approximately 25 destitute men seeking asylum and non-EU migrants who have no recourse to public funds has operated in Glasgow. The night shelter has been situated in various premises since 2011, and for the last few years has been operating in a church situated in the west end of … Continued

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GHN’s David and Jim reflect on #AyeWeCan so Far… Aye We Can is a 6 month collaboration to make sure the wit and wisdom of people with experience of homelessness shapes the recommendations to Scottish Ministers from the Homelessness & Rough Sleeping Action Group. Today we visited the Housing Minister Kevin Stewart MSP to deliver … Continued

Human Trafficking and Exploitation Human Trafficking is the illegal trade in human beings, both adults and children, for the purpose of commercial exploitation that sees people being forced into activities such as: Prostitution and pornography; Working in a range of sectors (e.g. agriculture, care, hospitality, construction) for no wages; Criminal activity such as shoplifting, fraud … Continued

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Since publishing this story, Richard has been offered two college places, and is currently choosing which to attend!  The second Keys to Learn tenancy sustainment course took place in Paisley this summer, with seven people completing the timetable of digital skills, self-confidence building and becoming part of the community.  One month on, we caught up … Continued

Update at June 2018 Glasgow City Council published this statement: Statement to the Market – Re-Design of Homelessness Service Following a procurement strategy review, the Prior Information Notice (PIN) published by GCC on the 23rd September 2017 in relation to the procurement of a re-designed Homelessness Service for Glasgow via the creation of an Alliance … Continued

The law says that everyone has the right to make a homelessness application. If you are homeless or about to be, you should go your local Community Casework Team in Glasgow where you can make a homelessness application. The staff will carry out an assessment to decide what type of accommodation or support you may be entitled to. … Continued

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When young people are affected by homelessness (PDF) Working with the North East Glasgow Health Improvement Team and GHN, 20 young people living in emergency and settled supported accommodation have helped develop a resource for staff working in schools and youth services to help tackle the subject with the young people they work with. The resource … Continued

When young people are affected by homelessness (PDF) Working with the North East Glasgow Health Improvement Team and GHN, 20 young people living in emergency and settled supported accommodation have helped develop a resource for staff working in schools and youth services to help tackle the subject with the young people they work with. The resource … Continued

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Pitstops is a large-scale partnership project between ng homes (North Glasgow Housing Association) and School of Hard Knocks (social inclusion charity). The project combines ng homes’ focus on regeneration and vision of making north Glasgow a great place to live, learn, work and invest in, with School of Hard Knocks’ well-established delivery methodology of using … Continued