Thousands of children are growing up in “dangerous” converted shipping containers and office blocks in “cramped conditions”, a report has found.
Calls have been made to tackle the rough sleeping crisis after campaigners claimed one homeless person is dying on average every 19 hours.
Homeless deaths could soon be officially recorded for the first time in Scotland.
Deaths of homeless people have been highest in areas with the biggest council cuts, Labour analysis shows.
An MP has questioned whether the Commons is adopting an “out of sight, out of mind” approach to homelessness after rough sleepers were moved from outside an entrance to Parliament.
Projects supporting people affected by homelessness are sharing £3 million of lottery funding.
Work being done to tackle homelessness is being undermined by "outdated attitudes" from the public, charity campaigners have said.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.
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.