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Working with colleagues from across the homelessness sector (both those who work in services and those who use them) we set out to find out about what is good about homelessness services in Glasgow, what could be made better and how that should happen. To do this, we co-produced a survey with 7 questions which … Continued

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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Homelessness projects are the focus of more than £3 million of National Lottery funding that aims to prevent homelessness. In Glasgow and Edinburgh eight new partnerships have come together, funded by the National Lottery Community Fund, which will work with people who have lived experience of homelessness to develop new projects. The funding makes up … Continued