News - 2010
16 December 2010Shelter Scotland has created a commemorative £2.3billion bank note to mark the passing of legislation to build the Forth Replacement Crossing.
10 December 2010Shelter Scotland’s third annual eviction report shows that evictions in the social rented sector are down by 33% on last years figures.
29 November 2010Due to the extreme weather conditions and travel disruption we have decided to postpone the two homelessness prevention seminars taking place on Tuesday 30th November in Edinburgh.
22 November 2010
Shoppers at Marks and Spencer are once again being tempted to give in to the non-guilty pleasure of indulging in an irresistible range of Christmas-themed lunch break food.
22 November 2010A new Empty Homes drive in Scotland has been launched to help councils bring some of Scotland’s 50,000 empty private sector homes back into use.
11 November 2010The first ever guidance on standards in temporary accommodation is published today (11 November 2010) by Shelter Scotland and CIH Scotland.
4 November 2010New laws which strengthen the way in which local councils support families who are at risk of homelessness have been hailed by Shelter Scotland as crucial and progressive.
28 October 2010MSPs stand on the brink of betraying Scotland’s pioneering reputation on homelessness - a statement from our director, Graeme Brown.
6 October 2010New rules on homelessness have been passed as Scotland continues to lead the way on the issue.
5 October 2010The new Private Rented Housing Bill which has been published today (5 October 2010) is a welcome step in the right direction.