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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Cabinet Secretary meeting a mother and young child at Goodtrees Neighbourhood Centre, Edinburgh

170,000 children eligible for Scottish Child Payment

16 January 2020

Applications to be taken in advance for Scottish Child Payment

Cabinet Secretary with Ruth Gallagher, Chief Officer of Voluntary Action and local delivery team members

Major progress made in setting up new local service

10 January 2020

Face-to-face support to be available within all local communities in Scotland

Extra help from Best Start Grant

23 December 2019

Call for families to check Best Start Grant eligibility