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Scotland

SCoRSS Covid-19 briefing

21 May 2020

Campaigners call for emergency cash boost to prevent child poverty crisis

13 May 2020

Open letter to the First Minister on coronavirus support for low income families

13 May 2020

Carer's allowance supplement

A top-up payment available to people receiving carer's allowance in Scotland.

Early Warning System Latest Findings 27th April - 1st May

11 May 2020
Latest issues emerging from the Early Warning System include: claimants subject to the benefit cap not benefiting from the increase in UC, EU nationals with no entitlement to means-tested benefits; disabled people struggling to claim PIP or partake in assessments, and the impact of bereavement on social security entitlement

Can you help? Life under lockdown

05 May 2020
Surveys for families during school closures

Advice Line operating as normal

05 May 2020
Remember our advice telephone and email service is running as normal; please contact us if you need advice for a client or tenant.

Job opportunity in Scotland

04 May 2020
We are recruiting for a Glasgow Child Poverty Coordinator.

Early Warning System latest findings 20th-24th April

30 April 2020
Latest findings emerging from the Early Warning System include: difficulty accessing PIP claim forms, people accruing rent arrears because they are unable to move and confusion about which benefit to claim

Disability assistance

Disability benefits are devolved to the Scottish Government and replacements are in development.