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12/02/20 11:20

Budget heralds landmark in social security powers

£3.4 billion will go directly to people in Scotland who need it the most.

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03/02/20 11:28

Young Carer Grant extended

Most vulnerable young people now eligible.

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28/01/20 10:14

Large increase in crisis grants paid out

Low income families provided with more than £3 million in one quarter to cover emergencies.

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23/01/20 00:01

Majority of disability benefit claims refused by UK Government

Analysis shows tens of thousands of people have completely lost their disability benefits since 2013.

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16/01/20 10:22

170,000 children eligible for new benefit

Applications will be taken in advance for Scottish Child Payment to help with expected high demand.

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07/01/20 10:35

Austerity hits housing benefit

UK welfare cuts leave families struggling to pay rent.

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04/12/19 00:01

Fairer Scotland Action Plan

Low income households helped through targeted support.

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