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Damning statistics show big increase in homeless children

Damning statistics show big increase in homeless children

17 January 2017

Today the Scottish Government revealed a 17% increase in children in temporary accommodation.

Damning statistics show big increase in homeless children

Test projects support hundreds of private landlords to raise standards

10 January 2017

Our pilot projects supporting private landlords in Dundee and the Highlands show many need support if they are to give tenants a better service.

Test projects support hundreds of private landlords to raise standards
More than 4 in 10 Scots would struggle with £50 increase in housing costs

More than 4 in 10 Scots would struggle with £50 increase in housing costs

4 January 2017

New research has found that 4 in 10 (41%) renters or mortgage holders in Scotland would struggle to afford their monthly payments if they increased by £50.

More than 4 in 10 Scots would struggle with £50 increase in housing costs
Homelessness Campaign Goes to Holyrood

Homelessness Campaign Goes to Holyrood

6 December 2016

Shelter Scotland was outside the Scottish Parliament on Tuesday 6 December to highlight the plight of homeless children at Christmas and to urge MSPs to sign up to its hard-hitting homelessness campaign.

Homelessness Campaign Goes to Holyrood
Bags of style in our new Glasgow boutique

Bags of style in our new Glasgow boutique

1 December 2016

The style-conscious of Glasgow have a new place to shop where the designer and brand-name goods can transform your wardrobe and the life of someone battling bad housing or homelessness.

Bags of style in our new Glasgow boutique

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