homelessness



Solicitors cast doubt on court action against council over homelessness strategy

A judicial review of Glasgow City Council's homelessness strategy is unlikely to result in meaningful change, solicitors have said.

Published 20 August 2019

Shelter Scotland seeks public support for court action against Glasgow City Council

Shelter Scotland is preparing to take Glasgow City Council to court unless it ends the practice of "unlawfully" denying homeless people temporary accommodation.

Published 19 August 2019

Police, prosecutors and local authorities failing to uphold law on unlawful evictions

Criminal offences relating to unlawful eviction – that have existed for half a century – are not being upheld, according to new findings.

Published 11 February 2019

Govan Law Centre launches crowdfunder to support homeless women

Govan Law Centre (GLC) has launched a crowdfunder to provide legal services for women who are homeless.

Published 6 February 2019