£1.7million of extra funding has been awarded to Scotland’s Health Boards to continue their work on reducing childhood obesity
“It’s great to see the Scottish Government taking such ambitious and direct action to shift the curve on child poverty.”
The Good Egg Safety Child Seat clinic is in the Tesco car park in Kirkwall on Wednesday 3 July, running from 11:00 to 16:00.
“This Bill will deliver a fairer disclosure regime that protects our most vulnerable, is simpler for employers and less invasive for the majority of users.”
The £250 School Age Payment is for families with a child old enough to start primary school this August and is part of the Best Start Grant
“The Scottish Greens believe firmly in equal rights and non-violence. “
The Early Learning Payment is for children aged between 2 and 3 1/2 and can be used for anything from children’s clothes and shoes to toys, books or days out. It is worth up to £250.
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“I didn’t know I had a colour.”
“This change in the law represents another step in Scotland’s journey towards recognising children as direct victims of domestic abuse, alongside adult victims.”