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Record numbers face winter in temporary accommodation

Record numbers face winter in temporary accommodation

Published: 17 November 2020

At the end of March there were already 11, 665 households– including 7,280 children – in temporary accommodation but by September that had soared by more than a fifth (22%) to 14,229.

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Report confirms failure of Glasgow homeless services, says Shelter Scotland

Report confirms failure of Glasgow homeless services, says Shelter Scotland

Published: 4 November 2020

A newly-published report from the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) confirms that Glasgow City council failed in its legal duties to homeless people.

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Building houses key to stopping homelessness

Building houses key to stopping homelessness

We've welcomed the Scottish Government's updated action plan on Ending Homelessness Together but stressed that building more social homes is key to success.

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Statistics show deepening housing emergency pre-Covid

Statistics show deepening housing emergency pre-Covid

We have called on the Scottish Government to uphold its promises to homeless people, as new statistics show the scale of the housing emergency at the beginning of the coronavirus crisis.

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3,000 bags of charity shop donations a week

3,000 bags of charity shop donations a week

We're saying thank you for the amazing donations we've been sent since our shops reopened in July. On average supporters have been giving us 3,000 bags a week of clothes and other items our network of 36 charity shops across Scotland.

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