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

Supporting the Leith community

Wed 24th February 2021

We are delighted to see all the great projects chosen for a Leith Chooses Award

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Become a Passing the Baton Befriender

Tue 2nd February 2021

Passing the Baton is our befriending service that helps to support men and women who

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A huge thank you for supporting our Winter Appeal!

Wed 27th January 2021

This winter season we have been amazed by the incredible amount of over £95,000 raised

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Thank you for supporting Buy a Bed!

Wed 20th January 2021

Because of the outstanding generosity and support towards our Buy a Bed campaign, we have

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3,459 Caring Christmas Trees in 2020

Tue 19th January 2021

We are delighted to announce that we sold a grand total of 3,459 Caring Christmas

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Furniture Uplifts

Tue 5th January 2021

Due to the mainland Scotland lockdown our Furniture Uplift service will once again be running

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The Bugle – Issue 51 Out Now!

Wed 23rd December 2020

The latest edition of The Bugle is out now! An arts magazine by people with

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Our shops will be closed from Christmas Eve.

Mon 21st December 2020

Due to The First Ministers’ announcement that all of mainland Scotland will be placed into

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Still looking for a Christmas Tree?

Mon 21st December 2020

We realise your plans may have changed for Christmas but we hope we can bring

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Sold Out!

Tue 8th December 2020

Our Caring Christmas Trees have now SOLD OUT and we will not be taking any

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Latest Events

Bethany Sleep Out at Home 2021!

Fri 19th March 2021

We’re calling on you all to sleep out on the night of 19th March but rather than doing so in one big venue, sleep out at home! Choose a secure, isolated environment such as a private garden, allotment, garage or even a fort in your living room – the choice is yours!

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Say Thank You to our Bethany Heroes

Thu 30th April 2020

We want to say a massive THANK YOU to all of our frontline workers and

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Take Part in the 2.6 Challenge!

Sun 26th April 2020

Join the 2.6 Challenge to support Bethany Christian Trust! The 2.6 Challenge takes place on

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Big Sleep Out 2020 – Update

Fri 20th March 2020

In the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak and government guidelines we are taking sensible precautions

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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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