Scottish council treble pay for sleep over care

Govan Law Centre’s senior solicitor Laura Simpson and solicitor advocate Mike Dailly have been successful in persuading a local authority in Scotland to almost treble its rate of pay for overnight “sleepover care”. A petition for judicial review was drafted in-house by, Mike Dailly, to challenge the local authority’s decision[…]

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New homelessness prevention project

GLC has been awarded funds from Bank of Scotland Foundation to run a new support service to prevent homelessness amongst people leaving care, prison or hospital in Glasgow. The service will provide a dedicated solicitor, financial and housing caseworkers to provide advice, legal services and representation. The full story can be read[…]

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