Mary’s story

Mary's story Mary's story Mary, 69, originally from Perth, returned a general application form after reading the ScotsCare newsletter, but did not indicate the assistance she required. Over time, it became apparent that she was in urgent need of housing support due to...

Advocacy adapting during Covid

Advocacy service adapting during Covid Covid restrictions have meant working practices throughout ScotsCare have had to adapt to continue to deliver services. The Advocacy service recently took on a case that was conducted completely remotely. ScotsCare client Sarah*...

Have you lost a loved one?

Have you lost a loved one? Grace contacted our helpline about her mother’s recent death. Sadly, her mother had contracted Covid-19 and passed away in hospital. Grace went on to explain that she was unemployed and had just made a benefits application, which had a...

Jimmy’s Story

Jimmy's Story When Jimmy initially contacted the charity, his living conditions were quite poor. Here Jimmy share his story about living in ScotsCare’s sheltered housing. Need Our Help? Apply for...

Erin’s Story

Erin's Story Having experiencing a number of life setbacks, Erin engaged with the charity’s counselling service. Need Our Help? Apply for...