Elyse MacKinnon explores the age-old concept of what makes a house a home.
We are delighted to be one of the 35 organisations involved in Everyone Home which seeks to be at the heart of Scotland’s national recovery from Covid-19. The aim is to leave homelessness and rough [...]
Mens International Worker Adam Ireland discusses some of the harsh and brutal realities that many of our international guests face in their pursuit of a safe, more stable and less traumatic life.
Our winter night shelter ran for 10 consecutive years as an emergency accommodation service from 1 December to 31 March. It ensured nobody needed to sleep rough in Glasgow during the coldest months of the year.
Glasgow City Mission have supported recent petitions to the UK government regarding changes to UK immigration laws. We work with refugees and see first-hand their struggles, so we want to help them. In this blog Charles, our CEO, asks who are viewed as the outcasts or lepers in our society today and what should our response be to their plight.
The Overnight Welcome Centre closed its doors on 31 March 2021. In previous years when we ran the Winter Night Shelter (WNS) this would have meant a short spell of report writing, storing of materials [...]
We at Glasgow City Mission are blessed to work with some incredibly talented guests. Before the Covid-19 pandemic we ran an art club as part of Urban, our moving on space. During the pandemic, we [...]
As Christians we are called to love our neighbour. In his latest blog, and in light of the recent dawn raid by immigration officials in Glasgow, Charles our CEO asks the question “Who is our neighbour?”.
Read about the latest from the Child & Family Centre as two of our regular clubs have begun to meet following the most recent relaxation of restrictions. Adult Worker James Hawthorn discusses the running of the clubs, and why it's fantastic that they are back up and running again.