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HMOs and sharing rented accommodation: What you need to know

HMOs and sharing rented accommodation: What you need to know

23 May 2017

If you’ve taken your first steps as an independent adult, been a student, or needed to cut down on your living costs, you’ll probably have spent some time in shared accommodation.

HMOs and sharing rented accommodation: What you need to know
Comic Relief funds housing help at the 'touch of a button'

Comic Relief funds housing help at the 'touch of a button'

9 May 2017

Comic Relief are funding the development a cutting edge online tool that helps people in crisis find the help they need quickly.

Comic Relief funds housing help at the 'touch of a button'
Worrying rise in evictions in the social sector across Scotland

Worrying rise in evictions in the social sector across Scotland

24 April 2017

The good progress made on social evictions between 2010 to 2014 has gone into reverse according to new analysis which shows there has been a 24% increase in evictions across Scotland’s social rented sector in the last two years.

Worrying rise in evictions in the social sector across Scotland
Homelessness: Open letter to Cabinet Secretary

Homelessness: Open letter to Cabinet Secretary

3 April 2017

An open letter calling for action to better tackle homelessness,  signed by Shelter Scotland and 11 other leading homelessness, housing and anti-poverty groups.

Homelessness: Open letter to Cabinet Secretary
Conference Hears Call for New National Homelessness Strategy

Conference Hears Call for New National Homelessness Strategy

24 March 2017

Members of a group of people with lived experience of homelessness - named Time for Change - have shared their experiences of homelessness in a workshop session at our Annual Homelessness Conference.

Conference Hears Call for New National Homelessness Strategy

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