“Austerity has claimed another victim,” sadly announced the team at Starter Packs Angus.
Aimed at combatting the vicious cycle of homelessness created by people who are unable to maintain tenancies and afford basic household goods, the vital service has had to close.
Funding from local authorities, trusts and fund givers is no longer available. The board would like to thank those who supported the project, in particular Scottish Churches Housing Action and all the local congregations.
“We will not be able to accept any donations as from now and there will be no packs issued after July 31,” said a charity spokesperson.