In addition to providing emergency crisis payments, the charity also raised funds for appeals.
Our annual winter surgery is running up until Christmas Day and then throughout winter to distribute crisis support to impoverished families from many countries including Syria, Iran, Afghanistan, Yemen. So far over 479 families, young people and lone men and women have been referred for crisis support during Christmas and New Year.
Adnan Walid Elbi, a 30 year old Syrian refugee, died in Room 50 of the Maclays Hotel, Glasgow. Post-mortem results are still awaited. Documentation provided to us showed that he had been begging for help due to his deteriorating mental health after being put into a hotel and suffering stomach problems because…