Ending homelessness in Scotland...one person at a time

That’s what we’re all about. Every year, thanks to people like you, we are supporting nearly 7,000 people in Scotland.

We’re working with individuals and local communities across Scotland to prevent and end homelessness.

We support families, young people, rough sleepers and people recovering from addiction. The need for our services is growing and your support is vital.

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Latest News

Over 4,750 bed spaces sponsored for homeless people in Edinburgh

Thu 23rd January 2020

Scottish public raise over £100k for homeless people this winter through Bethany’s Buy a Bed

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Local Politician Supports Bethany’s Buy A Bed Campaign

Wed 20th November 2019

Parliamentary Candidate Ian Murray sells Buy a Bed vouchers at his local Bethany Christian Trust

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Care Shelter 2019/2020 – UPDATE

Mon 14th October 2019

The Care Shelter opened its doors for the winter season on 23 September providing a

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The Inspiring Leith Initiative – Q+A with Colin Campbell

Mon 30th September 2019

Inspiring Leith is a community development project that works together with the community of Leith

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Care Shelter Report 2018/2019

Tue 27th August 2019

“This place has saved my life!” Winter 2018-2019 was the busiest season at the Care

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Cycling For Bethany

Mon 19th August 2019

At the end of July powerhouse Nicola Burnside smashed her fundraising target of £500, raising

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Bethany achieves prestigious volunteering award

Thu 8th August 2019

The Volunteers team is delighted to announce Bethany’s successful re-accreditation of the Investing in Volunteers

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Emma’s Kiltwalk Story

Tue 30th July 2019

“This walk is going to be a major challenge for me – I suffer from

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Why I’m Walking for Bethany

Tue 30th July 2019

Although I have never experienced homelessness I was a single parent for a few years

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Picnic Party: Strengthening Community Connections

Thu 11th July 2019

“This feels like a birthday party… except you don’t have to have an invitation!” On

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Latest Events

Big Sleep Out 2020

Fri 20th March 2020

For many people this winter being out in the cold, out in the darkness and

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Dalkeith Afternoon Tea

Sat 17th August 2019

In aid of Bethany Christian Trust, Dalkeith Baptist Church are hosting an Afternoon Tea event

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Vintage Fair

Sat 3rd August 2019

Our amazing vintage fair is back! This time we’re offering exclusive early access to those

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Bake for Bethany

Thu 26th September 2019

From an impressive tower of layered sponge, to a fresh batch of fudgy brownies, lathered

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Edinburgh Kiltwalk 2019

Sun 15th September 2019

Become a #BCThero by taking part in the Edinburgh Kiltwalk! Last year over 5,000 walkers

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Bethany Afternoon Tea at Arniston House

Sat 11th May 2019

This May the beautiful estate of Arniston House will be opening their gates to Bethany

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Bethany Tea at Arniston House

Sat 11th May 2019

Save the Date! Our next Bethany Afternoon Tea will be taking place at Arniston House

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Join us for a Bethany Afternoon Tea

Sat 2nd February 2019

Come along, bring your friends and join us for a fantastic Afternoon Tea! Attending a

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Run & Cycle for Bethany in 2019

Mon 14th January 2019

Scottish ½ Marathon   Entries for the Scottish Half Marathon on Sunday 22nd September 2019

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Join us for Bethany’s 50th Homelessness Sleep Out

Fri 8th March 2019

For many people this winter being out in the cold, out in the darkness and

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At @Bethany , we realize that #adoption is a life-long journey, not a single event. That’s why our life-affirming services are available to adoptees, birth parents, and adoptive parents throughout their lives. https://t.co/LONxYgetLB

There are over 437,000 children in #fostercare, with over 125,000 waiting to be adopted. @chrispalusky, president and CEO of @Bethany shares six ways you can get involved to change the world through family. @ChristianPost https://t.co/rM2RH7yZE0

When families across the globe face obstacles, #sponsorship helps them grow stronger, so they can stay together. Your help makes it happen. https://t.co/WFdP5f0GBO https://t.co/fYHY4jexde Bethany photo