A charity based on Belfast’s longest peace wall welcomed its first royal visitor as the Duchess of Cornwall called in to speak with some of the city’s homeless.
The boss of a leading Dundee homeless charity is calling for an emergency winter night shelter for people forced to sleep rough in freezing weather.
Applications to the council for help with homelessness have risen by 7%, figures show.
Ellie Goulding has urged people to interact with the homeless so they do not feel “ignored”, and has also called for the Government to put more effort into helping to ease the crisis.
Nearly a quarter of a million pounds has been raised in Dundee ahead of the city’s first-ever Sleep in the Park event this weekend.
Footballer James McClean has paid for a group of homeless people from his home town to stay at a hotel.
Mark Carlisle is on a mission to make people see him – and others like him – in a different light.
A call has been made for temporary housing debts run up by homeless people in Dundee to be written off.
One of Dundee’s leading homeless charities is already gearing up for the colder days ahead by putting out an early appeal for warm clothes and bedding.
A charity is using a drone in a pioneering move to search for homeless people sleeping rough in the countryside.
A drugs worker has claimed a meeting with homeless shelter bosses was cancelled because they are “scared” to admit to issues with substance abuse inside their walls.
Crafty Dundee folk have been urged to come forward and help transform a 1974 double-decker bus into a refuge for some of the city’s most vulnerable residents.
Dundee homeless charity Night Ministry Street Angels has made an online wishlist of items it is asking members of the public to buy.
Rough sleepers from as far as Jamaica and Poland have been spotted in the streets of Dundee, as charity bosses call for help to meet a rise in the number of homeless people in the city.
A Scottish university is looking to explore new ways of helping young people at risk of homelessness in Dundee.
A number of Dundee’s best bands and musicians have been announced for a special gig aiming to tackle homelessness.
Dundee council has promised to provide 100 homes for those sleeping on the streets as part of a social initiative.
Fundraiser launched in bid to ‘send John’s body back home’ after he was found slumped in Dundee street
A fundraising campaign has been launched to pay for the funeral of a homeless man who died in Dundee city centre last week.
In 1996, Dundee-born Sandra McKenzie was riding high at No 3 in the UK pop charts with her band Goldbug and their cover of the Led Zeppelin hit Whole Lotta Love.
A charity supporting homeless people in Dundee has received a surprise £4,000 donation from Asda.