My name is Emily and I am 17 years old. When I was 16 my living circumstances weren’t the best. I was sharing a room with my 5 year old … Read More
Osman arrived in the UK in 2015 seeking asylum from South Sudan where his home and life were at risk from civil war. He was granted refugee status in the … Read More
Sam first came to the Rock Trust at 17 years old, after leaving home because of the violent behaviour of his mother’s partner and his mother’s choice to support her … Read More
Simon was referred to the RockTrust by a support agency. After the death of his mother, Simon was asked to leave his mother’s property by the landlord, and was forced … Read More
Shirley presented to Rock Trust in 2014, when she was facing imminent homelessness and needed support
Estranged from her family since she was young, Shirley’s only links to her family … Read More
When Lily was referred to Rock Trust she was 18 and suffering from depression and anxiety due to an abusive relationship with an ex partner.
She had experienced domestic abuse, violence and … Read More
It’s an odd sort of volunteering, signing up to spend midweek nights in a Rock Trust shared flat. Friends and family think I have gone daft.
At an age … Read More
David was 17 years old when he first accessed The Rock Trust housing support service in West Lothian.
He had been told to leave his mother’s house after … Read More
55 Albany Street
The Rock Trust is a company limited by guarantee (Company No. 146616) and a charity registered in Scotland (SCO18708). Our registered head office is 55 Albany Street, Edinburgh EH1 3QY