Equality News Update: Third Force News: Homelessness summit to take place

Reported by Third Force News – the news we share raises awareness of equality issues being reported in the media.  Organisations from across Scotland are looking to ensure people do not have to return to the streets as lockdown is eased A summit on homelessness in Scotland is taking place later today (Tuesday 28 July). … Continue reading Equality News Update: Third Force News: Homelessness summit to take place

Equality News Update: tes: How schools can help tackle the scourge of homelessness

Recent figures from the Scottish government have highlighted a direct link between youth homelessness and the care system. More than 700 people in Scotland who had left care within the last five years registered as homeless last year, with at least one young person a week going straight from care without a place to call home.