Social Security Scotland

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Putting dignity, fairness and respect at the heart of everything we do, at Social Security Scotland everyone is welcomed and treated equally.

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Carers investment totals £33.9m

16 May 2019

83,000 Scots carers get up to £442 each in payments from Social Security Scotland

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People ‘happy’ with new service

9 May 2019

Satisfaction levels with Scotland’s new social security service are high, according to figures published recently

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New Best Start Grant Payment now open

9 May 2019

A brand new benefit for low income families opened for applications on Monday 29 April