Social Security Scotland | CPAG

Social Security Scotland

Disability assistance

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

Carer's allowance supplement

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

Pregnancy and baby payment

Information on the best start grant for pregnant women and families with a new baby in Scotland.

School age payment

Information on the best start grant for school age children in Scotland

Young carer grant

Additional support for carers aged 16 to 18 in Scotland.

Benefits for carers

Overview of new support for carers in Scotland.

Social Security Scotland is One!

25 September 2019
It is one year since Social Security Scotland became operational and CPAG in Scotland's Early Warning System has been monitoring its progress as it started to deliver new benefits.