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

Check out the new Community Development programme for Leith!

Thu 13th February 2020

There is something for everyone from crafting to singing to creative writing. If you know

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Rocking Around The Caring Christmas Trees!

Fri 31st January 2020

Bethany Christian Trust’s long standing Caring Christmas Trees project has packed away for another year

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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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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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JOB TITLE: Events Coordinator
CONTRACT: 30 Hours p/w
CLOSING DATE: Monday 24 February

We are seeking an individual with event management experience, passionate about social justice.

More information and how to apply can be found here! https://t.co/Wa3XGiJ2BB

#charityjobs https://t.co/49mxm6ReuM
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Do you have good quality furniture you are looking to get rid of?

We will gladly take it off your hands!

More information can be found here: https://t.co/H98vN0tG5u https://t.co/JXWZHDsC5Z
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Here is Naomi from The Bethany Care Van (in partnership with the Edinburgh City Mission) to tell you why you should sign up to The Bethany Big Sleep Out on March 20 in Edinburgh and Glasgow - https://t.co/QZCusb98ZW

Sign Up today!
https://t.co/6Vo3e0XWax https://t.co/1dAGbHGZAs
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We are all jumping on board the @SLO_Edinburgh bucket shake for Bethany Christian Trust and the @EdinFoodProject !

They will be performing musical, Anything Goes at the Kings Theatre, Edinburgh at the beginning of March. Crab tickets today

Plank you very much. #BCTheroes https://t.co/RoLjADwnVi
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There is something for everyone from crafting to singing to creative writing. If you know someone who would benefit from these various activities, don’t hesitate to share the programme or call 0131 454 3119 for more information

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Our #BCThero today is Anne Wilson who organised her own Sleep Out for Bethany along with her colleagues from Sainsbury’s Bank – raising a fantastic £1,640!

Anne came in to meet the team and gift over the money to Bethany in person

Thank you so much to everyone who took part! https://t.co/XD4EHGHGqR
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