You may be working with working with a client in Glasgow who becomes destitute. The following links may provide you with more information and links to resources which might be useful.
"the absolute and severe poverty that is experienced by asylum seekers when they do not have access to statutory support or the right to work to support themselves". (SRC Report "They think we are nothing", 2006).
for more informationScottish Refugee Council's websiteVisit the
The SRC have produced a report looking at destitution; "They think we are nothing. A survey of destitute asylum seekers and refugees in Scotland", August 2006.
Information on homeless services in Glasgow available on the Hip In Glasgow website.
Legal Services Agency/SRC leaflet: 'Advice for asylum seekers at the end of your case' is available from the Scottish Refugee Council's website.