Updates on Housing

Kheder’s story

Kheder, 46, lives in a hotel room in Falkirk while awaiting a decision on his…

New campaign seeks to End Hotel Detention

The Roof Coalition has launched a new campaign to end the use of hotels and…

News, Our Impact
Helping refugees build new lives in Scotland

Every year, we support hundreds of New Scots as they begin the difficult task of…

News, Services
Giving New Scots a safe place to call home

We’ve teamed up with the Chartered Institute of Housing to launch new guidance for landlords…

News, Our Impact
Welcome pack for new Scots

People seeking safety in Scotland are to receive a welcome pack designed to help them…

Scottish Refugee Council team shortlisted for Scottish housing awards

We are delighted to announce that members of our team have been nominated for CIH…

Joint letter: close the barracks

Barracks are not acceptable accommodation for people seeking safety. It’s time to close the barracks….

Routemap to end homelessness in Scotland in ten years

Everyone Home Collective calls on Scottish Parliament to end homelessness in two terms. Alongside thirty…

Survey: experiences of refugees in Scotland living in private rented accommodation.

We are conducting a survey into the experiences of people with refugee status who are…

No evictions into homelessness during a public health emergency.

As hospital admissions and Covid-related deaths increase once more, and with Scotland now in various…

Scottish Refugee Council calls for full and independent public inquiry into Park Inn tragedy

Following the Park Inn incident in June, the Home Office announced an evaluation of how…

Scotland’s ambition to end destitution and protect human rights

Support the campaign to leave homelessness and rough sleeping behind us, and get #EveryoneHome. Today,…

“Stop treating people like pieces on a chessboard:” Sabir Zazai responds to Park Inn tragedy.

Our CEO Sabir Zazai reveals anger over ‘abject failures’ of the Home Office and discusses…

19 charities present joint plan to end rough sleeping

Today we’ve joined with nearly twenty fellow charities to present a joint plan to the…

Why are people in asylum accommodation being moved into hotels?

Hundreds of people in Glasgow have been moved from their asylum accommodation into hotels during…