“The Scottish Welfare Fund continues to provide a vital lifeline”
Those who are not eligible for the Carer’s Allowance will be able to claim A Young Carer’s Grant (Autumn 2019) of £300 a year.
The Health Secretary in the Scottish Government Shona Robison is seeking urgent assurances there will be no cuts to disability benefits
The changes will affect more than 1.4 million people at a cost of £2.9 billion a year.
” At least 2,000 people with experience of the current social security system are being recruited to help shape Scotland’s new system “