Planned “good food nation” legislation should include the right to food, the Scottish Human Rights Commission has said.
The huge rise in the use of Moray food bank has been described as “heart-breaking” by a MSP.
A new type of food bank designed to give those in need “a hand up instead of a hand out” welcomed its very first shoppers in Aberdeen yesterday.
An Aberdeen food bank is urgently appealing for donations following a record-breaking rise in people queuing up for emergency supplies.
The volunteers and staff of Moray Foodbank have been praised for their efforts to support local people facing financial hardship.
Volunteers at a Moray food bank have revealed a huge increase in referrals since last year – and fear the worst may still be to come.
It was 2am when the phone rang – a hesitant yet increasingly urgent conversation which ended with an emergency referral to a food bank.
A food bank had to turn desperate people away after running out of supplies amid unprecedented demand.
A north-east financial company has donated £5,000 towards helping feed some of the region's poorest families.
A north-east food bank providing for the needy has been shut down - amid concerns it was breaching council regulations.
More than 1,000 children across the north-east were referred to a food bank over six months, new figures have shown.
A north-east community group dedicated to supporting those in need has appealed to locals to help them make sure pensioners do not go without this Christmas.
A Mearns music festival will help the homeless and hungry this weekend.
An urgent appeal has been launched for extra supplies after demand at a Shetland food bank hit record levels.
Hard up parents in the north-east are to turn to a school uniform 'bank' to clothe their children in what is believed to be the first scheme of its kind in Scotland.
With food banks back in the headlines, we speak to those at the frontline who are tackling the north’s food poverty head on
Members of the north-east's Sikh community last night teamed up with local oil and gas workers to provide food to the regions's less fortunate.
A fresh row has erupted over the rising use of food banks - with a Tory peer suggesting part of the problem was down to poor people being unable to cook.
Scotland Office Minister David Mundell has been rebuked for failing to keep his promise to meet food bank providers.
North-east pro-union campaigners have been criticised for describing the upsurge of food banks in Scotland as "normal".
Food aid projects across Scotland are to benefit from a share of £500,000 in funding.
The UK Government has been accused of being in "denial" about the increased use of food banks in Scotland.
Food aid organisations are being urged to apply for a share of £500,000 to help people struggling to make ends meet.
Highland mothers are appealing for more women to come forward and help sick and premature babies by donating their breast milk.