Bringing hope to Midlothian homeless

L-R  Helen Graham, homeless officer, Ross O'Malley, admin assistant, Councillor Owen Thompson
L-R Helen Graham, homeless officer, Ross O'Malley, admin assistant, Councillor Owen Thompson

KIND-HEARTED local residents are bringing festive cheer to Midlothian’s homeless young people.

An appeal to Midlothian Council staff has mushroomed, gaining support from a local supermarket and prompting a flood of donated household goods.

A November email plea to help around 130 homeless young people has gone viral and the response is allowing the council to extend the festive help to more people desperate to have a roof over their heads.

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