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Scottish Welfare Fund

Scottish Welfare Fund

Find out more about the Scotland-wide scheme administered by local authorities.

Prison and benefits

Most social security benefits are affected if you are in prison. This factsheet outlines the main issues that come up if you are remanded in custody or if you are serving a prison sentence.

Guidance on the Scottish welfare fund

31 March 2017

Latest enews

11 August 2015

Scotland Bill Committee Stage briefing

30 June 2015

Scottish Welfare Fund - new resources

15 July 2014