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Directory of local groups/projects who are offering specific support during the current COVID-19 pandemic »

In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.

Gateway to Homes and Communities provides homeless families and individuals with essential household items on moving into their new tenancy.

We provide free items of furniture and starter packs.

We run this project in partnership with Rock Trust, and Fresh Start.

Who can apply...

Gateway to Homes and Communities helps new tenants to access what they need to settle into their new home. Gateway Plus is similar to Gateway to Homes & Communities but provides a cost effective alternative to furnishing homes. We provide items of furniture, starter packs and a range of appliances at very low prices. Gateway Plus helps Housing Associations and support agencies to access goods for their tenants.

Adults 16+

How to apply...

Please call 0131 561 8903.
65+, 26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 17 - 25
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This record was last modified on: 31 January 2020