Homelessness in Glasgow (June 2016) (PDF) A working group was formed with people from a broad range of backgrounds and perspectives including: people with experience of homelessness, people working on the front line of homelessness services, homelessness service managers, homelessness service commissioners, community development staff and more. We designed a survey that was shared widely across … Continued

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Glasgow City Council wants your feedback on their priorities for housing in Glasgow for the next 5 years. We’re providing a FREE lunch and travel expenses for local people to have their say! 10am – 12.30pm Friday August 5th 2016 Room 2, The Adelphi Centre, Gorbals Book a place online here or view a Poster (PDF)

Ashfield, Carntyne, Cowlairs, Dennistoun, Gartcraig, Keppochhill, Milnbank, Milton, Riddrie, Robroyston, Royston, Springburn, and Wallacewell.   Glasgow City Centre Foodbank (Voucher Needed – Link) Where: C7 Church, 100 Borron Street (B11, Blair Court) Glasgow G4 9XG When: Friday 11am – 1pm Contact: 0141 356 0409 The Everlasting Food Bank Where: 12 Whitehill Street, Dennistoun G31 2HL When:  … Continued

Battlefield, Carmunnock, Carnwadric, Castlemilk, Cathcart, Glenwood, King’s Park, Langside, Maxwell Park, Mount Florida, Newlands, and Pollokshaws. Castlemilk Centre (Voucher Needed – Link) Where: Maureen Cope Community Hall, 201 Ardencraig Road G45 0JJ When: Monday, Tuesday & Friday Contact: 1-2:30pm  

Anniesland, Blairdardie, Drumry, Hayburn, Jordanhill, Knightswood Park, Knightswood South, Partick, Scotstoun, Summerhill, Victoria Park, and Yoker   Blawarthill Parish Church (Voucher Needed – Link) Where: Blawarthill Parish Church, Millbrix Avenue Scotstoun G14 0EP When: Tuesday & Fridays 12-2pm Contact: 0141 959 9813 or 07787334012 Drumchapel Foodbank Where: Phoenix Centre, 5 Monymusk Place, Drumchapel, G15 8JH When: Drop-in Tuesday … Continued

Anderston, Bridgeton/Dalmarnock, Calton, City Centre, Gorbals, Govanhill, Hutchesontown, Kelvingrove, Kingston, Merchant City, Pollokshields East, Strathbungo, and Toryglen   Bridgeton, St Francis in the East (Voucher Needed – Link) Where: Queen Mary Street, Glasgow G40 3BB, When: Thursday 11am- 1pm Contact: 0141 556 2830 Bridging the Gap Where: Greyfriars Centre 270 Ballater Street G5 9LJ When: Monday to Thursday 9am-5pm … Continued

The third and final issue that the law says Glasgow City Council must look at when you make a homelessness application is whether you have a local connection to Glasgow. If Glasgow City Council decides you do not have a local connection to Glasgow they can choose to refer you to another local authority area. This … Continued

The Glasgow Winter Night Shelter began as an emergency response to the extremely harsh winter of 2010, and has continued each winter to date. Actively supported by a range of third sector services, and delivered by Glasgow City Mission, GWNS has provided crisis response and respite for those sleeping rough, or at risk of sleeping rough, … Continued

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Scotland could be free from the most visible and acute forms of homelessness within three years – this is the aim of the Housing First Pathfinder, a Scottish Government backed programme that officially ramps up today in five cities, Aberdeen/shire, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Stirling. It is joint-funded by partners including the Scottish Government, The … Continued

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If your organisation is working to address homelessness and related issues in any part of Scotland funding is available from The National Lottery Community Fund (formerly The Big Lottery Fund). Exclusive funding is available for projects in Edinburgh and Glasgow following stakeholder sessions and lived experience workshops to gain insight into where the Lottery can … Continued