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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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Friday 10th March 2017 1.30pm – 3.30pm Glasgow Homelessness Network, Unit 16a, The Adelphi Centre, 12 Commercial Road, Glasgow G5 0PQ Homeless World Cup Glasgow Legacy Project – Download a Programme  (PDF) On behalf of Glasgow Life, Social Marketing Gateway will present Phase 1 of their evaluation of the Volunteer Programme Element of the Homeless World … Continued

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Minister backs charities’ call to create new impact centre to improve how homelessness is prevented and tackled in Scotland    The Scottish Minister for Local Government and Housing Kevin Stewart  MSP has backed Crisis and Glasgow Homelessness Network’s (GHN) call for a new sector led centre to tackle homelessness through evidence-based solutions. The proposed new centre will build on Scotland’s international reputation for preventing and tackling homelessness, and will ensure ‘greater strides towards a future without … 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

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Desperate to find out how Housing First is being ramped up across Scotland? The brand-new monthly tracker is now available to view here .  This update from GHN will provide details of tenancies, progress towards targets and other information that’s available to share. More on Housing First in this blog by Claire Frew, our Policy and … Continued

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Claire Frew, Policy & Impact Manager at the Homeless Network blogs ahead of the Annual Homelessness Conference 2018 During the winter of 2017-18 more than 400 people affected by homelessness took the time to share their priorities for ending homelessness in Scotland. These were people willing to share their stories and experiences to help us … Continued

Report GHN Conference Report 2017 (PDF) New Pact…New Impact? Keynote What is “Alliancing” and how will it help? Lessons from Scotland and the UK (PDF) Graeme Henderson, Director of Services and Development, Penumbra What is “Alliancing” and how will it help? Lessons from Scotland and the UK Four Stories and a Cautionary Tale (PDF) Linda Hutchison, … 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

GHN Conference Report 2018 (PDF) No Wrong Door GHN Conference Report 2017 (PDF) New Pact…New Impact? GHN Annual Conference Report 2016 (PDF) Home…Choice and Challenges GHN Annual Conference Report 2015 (PDF) Health and Homelessness…a 360 degree review GHN Annual Conference Report 2014 (PDF) Ready for Change? GHN Annual Conference Report 2013 (PDF) The Sharp End … Continued