Councils have been accused of practising a “form of social cleansing” by acquiring the power to issue fines of up to £100 for rough sleeping, begging and loitering.
Two young brothers aged six and eight are going to walk the London Marathon course to help the homeless.
Work being done to tackle homelessness is being undermined by “outdated attitudes” from the public, charity campaigners have said.
Work being done to tackle homelessness is being undermined by "outdated attitudes" from the public, charity campaigners have said.
New scheme sees donations to Glasgow’s most vulnerable people via online and contactless giving points
GLASGOW'S residents will soon be able to donate to the city's most vulnerable people via online and contactless giving points.
Vincent Kompany has praised Manchester United and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for showing a “touch of class” and supporting his initiatives to tackle homelessness and rough sleeping.
The number of homelessness applications increased last year, according to official statistics.
Nicola Sturgeon has said there is a “real determination” to eradicate homelessness and rough sleeping in Scotland.
VULNERABLE and homeless people should be able to keep their pets in their temporary and sheltered accommodation, Scottish Labour has said.
SCOTS are being urged to spare what they can to help provide a homeless person with a Christmas dinner or a small gift this year.
THOUSANDS of vulnerable young people will be homeless or at risk of homelessness in the weeks leading up to Christmas, a charity has said.