'Psychological Torture': destitute and seeking asylum in Scotland
Asylum is a reserved matter for the UK government, but it's forcing people onto the streets in Scotland. Rhiannon J Davies speaks to one person with lived experience to find out what impact it has
It's estimated there may be up to 1000 people living in Scotland without any support at all. Often these are people who have had their asylum claims refused. The rhetoric from the Home Office, in keeping with the hostile environment policy is that these people should go home, but in reality the situation can be far more complex.