How we make a difference
Different teams within Shelter Scotland work together to achieve the best possible outcomes for people in housing need. Our work includes policy and front line services to public campaigns and training housing professionals so that we improve housing in Scotland in a wide variety of ways.
identify a problem and pass on evidence to the Policy and Research team.
Policy and Research
build a picture of situation nationally and recommend new laws and policies to solve the problem.
The Campaigns team
mobilise support for our recommendations among supporters, MPs and the general public.
Meanwhile, Services find practical ways to cope with the problem in the short term.
Under pressure from Shelter’s campaigning and lobbying efforts, the Government announces change.
A better situation for people in housing need.