Scotland's drug injecting population is facing new concerns during the coronavirus lockdown, with access to methadone and support services slashed.
The plan to cut homeless services in Glasgow by £2.6 million goes against government policies to eradicate homelessness, critics say.
Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership are cutting support by £2.6 million, with the loss of almost 100 emergency and supported housing beds.
Charities are demanding urgent action to prevent a “tragic” loss of lives, as updated figures reveal at least 139 people have died while homeless in Scotland over the last 18 months.
At least 20 homeless people in Glasgow have died in the last six weeks, The Ferret has learned.