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.
Special rules for child disability payment if your child is terminally ill
1st December 2021
From 22 November 2021 child disability payment (CDP) will replace disability living allowance (DLA) for children for new claims across Scotland. Aimed at people who are already familiar with the...
26 July 2021
Browse our elearning, resources and training about this new benefit in Scotland
In this edition of the e-bulletin, we look at the top issues emerging over the past three months, and provide an update on assessment periods.
Disability benefits are devolved to the Scottish Government and replacements are in development.
16 June 2021
Limited capability for work and its effects on universal credit entitlement - Scotland Webinar to take place on 5 October 2021 online
18th February 2022
Attendance allowance (AA) is the main disability benefit for people who have reached pension age. Getting an award of AA can significantly increase income and so it is a crucial...