An under-pressure foodbank charity has been saved from closure after a £10,000 lifeline from council chiefs.
A woman who has dedicated her life to making sure the neediest in her community are taken care of has been named Dundee’s Citizen of the Year 2018.
Youngsters at Tayside Children's Hospital were given a festive boost when Dundee United players visited to hand out presents.
Campaigners say a reduction in the wait for people claiming Universal Credit payments does not go far enough.
The boss of a busy foodbank charity has condemned plans to introduce outdoor drinking at the new look Perth Theatre.
Staff at a Dundee foodbank admit they are on standby for an upsurge in applications following the roll-out of a controversial shake-up of the social security system.
Dundee Foodbank organisers say they expects pleas for help to soar if the city is hit by a poverty crisis as the new Universal Credit benefit is rolled out.
A Fife foodbank is facing such demand it fears it will struggle to provide for families at Christmas in the way it did last year.
A Dundee foodbank is appealing for an "extra pair of hands" as it continues to experience an unusually busy summer.
There were almost 10,000 referrals for emergency food packages in Dundee last year, as the number of people requiring foodbanks in Scotland rose for the sixth year in a row.