Thirty organisations in Scotland that care about homelessness, including charities, leading academics and people with lived experience, are today calling on political parties, MSPs and candidates in next year’s Scottish Parliament elections to get behind a ten-year plan to end homelessness.
Published 1 December 2020
Ypeople CEO Janet Haugh discusses meeting the challenges of this year, and how the charity plans to keep the support of those who need it most as its priority.
Published 4 September 2020
The work of homelessness charity Ypeople has affected the lives of more than 4,000 people across the length and breadth of Scotland over the last year, a new impact report has revealed.
Published 28 May 2020
More than 100 charities, faith groups, academics, think tanks, poverty campaigners and trade unions have today written an open letter to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon which calls for a direct financial boost for all families living on low incomes to support them through the coronavirus crisis.
Published 13 May 2020
Those who want to be ‘in the know’ with the latest information and intelligence on the homelessness sector’s response to COVID-19 can access a new chat room available from today.
Published 27 April 2020
Amy King, digital officer for Ypeople’s sister organisation YWCA Scotland - The Young Women's Movement, looked after the digital channels at Ypeople for the month of March. Here she shares some thoughts on how homelessness is a feminist issue.
Published 24 April 2020
Queens Cross Housing Association brought some Easter holiday cheer to children in north-west Glasgow thanks to a generous donation of Easter eggs.
Published 17 April 2020
Ypeople CEO Janet Haugh gives an update on the charity’s continuing work.
Published 24 March 2020
Ypeople has extended its thanks to integrated business telephone systems provider Yellowcom which has once again been championing the homelessness charity and fundraising on its behalf.
Published 18 February 2020
Glasgow City Council has revealed the potential partners for its pioneering Alliance to End Homelessness with councillors set to approve the preferred bidders next week.
Published 31 January 2020
Young people from a pioneering mentoring service delivered by Ypeople were among a group invited to meet with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon at a special event to celebrate the intandem programme’s success.
Published 23 January 2020
A team from homelessness charity Ypeople were invited to participate in Street Cones' 'The Road to Change' workshop last month.
Published 14 January 2020
Janet Haugh has been appointed as the new chief executive officer at care and wellbeing charity Ypeople.
Published 22 October 2019
Last month staff and young people from Ypeople set out to walk the West Highland Way.
Published 27 September 2019
Homes for Good (HFG) have been awarded £2.4 million in funding from The National Lottery Community Fund.
Published 16 September 2019