“More and more families across Scotland are facing financial hardship, but the SNP Government are failing to provide the direct and immediate support needed. “
Over 14 million already in poverty, 1.6million used food banks last year, and the impact of Brexit is still to come.
“DFID’s leading work on gender inequality is widely praised as being amongst the most impactful in dealing with poverty.”
“I hope that in the understandable and necessary preoccupation with what is immediately affecting us we do not forget others. “
For the first quarter of 2020 retail sales show a decline of -1.1% in Scotland.
This is a time for examining the tourism sector much more closely than ever before. Change is required.
“It will be of paramount importance in the coming weeks that those in need apply for Universal Credit and access the Scottish Welfare Fund via their local authority.”
“We gave out almost £14000 in the grant programme last year, and this was only possible with the support of the community.”
in 6 months 265 three day emergency food supplies were provided to people in crisis
“It must be a true safety net that treats people with dignity and respect.”