A crime prevention scheme that helped a teenager who had committed nearly 600 offences to go straight is being rolled out to three UK cities.
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People who may be struggling to make ends meet were offered support and advice at a special event in the city.
‘I had head lice and was only allowed to take a shower at home once a week’: Dundee teenager tells about his life as the son of two addicts
He endured years of neglect and abuse at the hands of his drug-addled parents.
Christmas is traditionally a time for giving. So, what better way to celebrate this wonderful time of year than making a donation to your favourite Scottish charity? Not sure who to pledge cash to this year? We have selected nine of the best charities to help you decide. They each provide a special service to people less fortunate than us, all year round, so spare a thought – and a few pounds – for these good causes at Christmas.
A family support service that helps children with potential behavioural issues before they become “overwhelming” is to close after losing its funding.
A local charity is helping dozens of homeless teenagers have a merrier Christmas.
Staff at the Ballindean Road Spar in Dundee spent December raising money for charities — collecting £500 for one charity alone.
Damien Rigden is just 16 years old — and already he has had to cope with more than most of us do in a lifetime.