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Clydebank Housing Association colleagues raise money at Sleep in the Park

Three Clydebank Housing Association colleagues participated in the Sleep in the Park event last month to raise money for homelessness.

Published 11 January 2019

Blog: Get real, Mr Littlejohn MBE

Bruce Forbes on how charitable fundraising alone cannot solve homelessness and that stating otherwise can understate the severity of the problem.

Published 11 December 2018

830 homes pledged for rough sleepers as Sleep in the Park raises more than £3.2m

Donations for homeless people in Scotland topped £3.2 million as more than 10,000 people came together in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee and Aberdeen took part in the world’s biggest sleepout on Saturday.

Published 10 December 2018

Ardenglen raises £3,000 and earns praise from Social Bite

Ardenglen Housing Association completed its Sleep in the Park participation and received the personal thanks of Social Bite co-founder Josh Littlejohn MBE.

Published 10 December 2018

Property firm offers flats to homeless people as part of Sleep in the Park support

Two property entrepreneurs have offered to donate some of their flats to the homeless, in a unique collaboration with social enterprise Social Bite.

Published 7 December 2018

Stewart Milne to support homeless charity with sleep out

Scottish businessman Stewart Milne alongside colleagues from Stewart Milne Group and Aberdeen Football Club will join the world’s largest sleep out in support of Social Bite’s nationwide effort to end homelessness in Scotland.

Published 5 December 2018

Ardenglen signs up to Sleep in the Park

A team from Ardenglen Housing Association has signed up to Sleep in the Park.

Published 30 November 2018

Glasgow City Council staff raise over £11,500 for Sleep in the Park

Glasgow City Council staff have raised more than £11,500 in sponsorship to help homeless people.

Published 30 November 2018

Social Bite founder calls on Dundonians to help end homelessness

One of Scotland’s leading philanthropists hopes to harness the Christmas spirit to mobilise Dundonians in the fight against homelessness.

Published 27 November 2018

Major UK cities to follow success of Social Bite Village

The Social Bite Village in Granton is to provide a blueprint for helping to tackle homelessness in major cities across the UK.

Published 20 November 2018

DGHP staff to sleep out and raise awareness of homelessness

Staff from Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) will join more than 12,000 people in December as part of Social Bite’s ‘Sleep in the Park’.

Published 15 November 2018

Homes for Scotland announces Social Bite charity partnership

Industry body Homes for Scotland (HFS) has announced its support of the work undertaken to end homelessness throughout the country through a new charity partnership with social enterprise Social Bite.

Published 8 November 2018

RICS leaders join sleep out to help end youth homelessness

RICS chief executive, Sean Tompkins, and incoming RICS president, Chris Brooke FRICS, will take part in Social Bite’s Sleep in the Park as part of RICS’ Pledge 150 campaign.

Published 25 October 2018

Langstane staff prepare to sleep in the park

Staff from Langstane Housing Association’s social justice team, together with a like-minded colleague from WorkingRite, will join 12,000 other participants under the stars as part of Social Bite’s ‘Sleep in the Park’.

Published 17 October 2018

Nicola Sturgeon pledges £6.5m funding boost for Housing First

Vulnerable people with complex needs who need help to get into settled accommodation are to be supported by funding of up to £6.5 million, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced.

Published 10 October 2018