Cyrenians



Cyrenians unveils pledge to deliver one million meals in 2019

Edinburgh-based homelessness charity Cyrenians has set an ambitious target to redistribute more than one million meals through its FareShare depot this year to those most in need.

Published 29 July 2019

Domestic abuse and isolation groups to share £2m lottery fund

Families affected by domestic abuse as well as isolation and loneliness are among those to benefit from more than £2 million in lottery funding across Scotland.

Published 16 July 2019

New partnership launched to prevent youth homelessness in Edinburgh

Rock Trust and Cyrenians are joining forces to deliver an entirely new local service to reach young people before they become homeless.

Published 17 June 2019

Cyrenians bids to tackle food poverty with brand new Edinburgh pantry

A new pantry service offering quality food at low prices has been introduced in Edinburgh by Cyrenians.

Published 10 June 2019

Dundee social enterprise aims to help connect third sector

A new social enterprise aimed at providing the best mobile telecommunications solutions for charities has been launched in Dundee.

Published 5 June 2019

Cyrenians signs learning partnership deal with Open University

The Open University and Cyrenians are combining their strengths in a partnership which will support 10 Cyrenians community residents with access to Open University learning.

Published 27 May 2019

Cyrenians outreach team set example across Europe

Cyrenians’ outreach service, ‘Homeless Navigator Project’, has been selected as an example of good practice for promoting the inclusion of people who are homeless and using alcohol and/or drugs.

Published 27 March 2019

Almond Valley MSP visits ground-breaking Cyrenians project

Homelessness charity Cyrenians hosted Almond Valley MSP Angela Constance at its West Lothian farm community this week.

Published 27 February 2019

Cyrenians outreach project marks one year of helping homeless people

Homelessness charity Cyrenians is marking the one year anniversary of its Homeless Navigator Project.

Published 6 November 2018

Eildon and Cyrenians leaders appointed to advise on Edinburgh and South-East Scotland City Region Deal

Nile Istephan and Ewan Aitken are among a group of experts from the private and third sectors to have been appointed to a Regional Enterprise Council (REC) by the Edinburgh and South-East Scotland City Region Deal.

Published 29 October 2018

New partnership to provide underwear for homeless people

Scottish underwear brand Bawbags has partnered with homelessness charity Cyrenians to provide an often-overlooked necessity for people struggling with homelessness.

Published 23 October 2018

Cyrenians thresh their way to better food

Edinburgh-based homelessness charity Cyrenians hosted a number of local growers at its threshing event at Midlothian Community Hospital Gardens yesterday.

Published 17 October 2018

Cyrenians launches five year partnership with Essential Edinburgh

Edinburgh homelessness prevention charity Cyrenians has announced a five-year partnership with the city’s central business improvement district Essential Edinburgh.

Published 28 August 2018

Cyrenians column: New Edinburgh Inclusive Homelessness Service plans welcome

Cyrenians’ exclusive monthly column for Scottish Housing News continues with outreach service manager, Mike Wright, outlining the importance of building relationships when working to reduce homelessness.

Published 21 August 2018

Cyrenians and Scottish Natural Heritage celebrate three years of Green Learning

Homelessness charity Cyrenians is celebrating three years of its community garden Green Learning Project run.

Published 8 August 2018