Produced in conjunction with STAF, this factsheet explains the special benefit rules affecting some young care leavers and young people in 'continuing care'.
This factsheet provides an overview of universal credit and summarises the main rules affecting claimants.
If you are a full-time student with a long-term illness or disability you may be able to stay on benefits while you are studying.
This factsheet covers the special rules that apply for young people in further education, or on certain training courses.
Overview of benefits and tax credits for students in Scotland
This factsheet is relevant to care experienced students in Scotland.
Factsheet explaining when a parent, or someone responsible for a child, can continue to claim benefit for a child aged 16 or over.
Factsheet on support for families with a parent under 20.
This factsheet is for people who have been granted refugee status, indefinite leave to remain, humanitarian protection or discretionary leave – as long as one of these applies to you, you have the same rights to benefits as UK nationals.