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Safe As Houses: Day 1 Round-up

As we all continue to navigate the personal and professional challenges posed by a global pandemic, the links between housing and health – and the safety of ourselves and our community – have been laid bare. From the very start of lockdown, two urgent questions were posed: how can you…

No ‘let-up’ in Covid response

“The winter months ahead could have a devastating impact on people who don’t have a home, we must get this right.”Maggie Brunjes – Chief executive, Homeless Network Scotland Charity and academic sector leaders will use this year’s Scottish homelessness conference from Tuesday 20 to Thursday 22 October to urge people…

Annual General Meeting

Would you like to help to end homelessness in Scotland?  Homeless Network Scotland have 3 vacancies on our Board of Directors and a nomination form can be found here. You are warmly invited to the Annual General Meeting of Homeless Network Scotland. Wednesday 21 October 2020  held online at: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/hnsagm This year, the…

New Scottish Government Homelessness Action Plan published

Following new recommendations from the reconvened Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Action Group (HARSAG) over the summer the Scottish Government has today (8 October 2020) published an updated Ending Homelessness Together Action Plan. The plan was first published in November 2018, drawing on recommendations from the original HARSAG.  In one proposal, Scotland’s…