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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Social Security Scotland service throughout Covid-19

24 March 2020

We are working hard to protect our service so that we can continue making payments to people who need them.

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Information on recruitment and new starts

24 March 2020

Information about recruitment and people due to start working at Social Security Scotland.

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Families should move to Best Start Foods

17 March 2020

Healthy Start vouchers stop issuing in Scotland on Tuesday 31 March. The new Best Start Foods payment card replaced the UK Government’s Heal...