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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First Minister meeting Best Start Grant recipients

Parents welcome improved support

17 December 2018

´╗┐Families are now benefitting from the new Best Start Grant Pregnancy and Baby Payment, which supports low income families.

Best Start Grant Pregnancy and Baby Payment

New baby benefit launched

10 December 2018

First payments of Pregnancy and Baby payments will be made before Christmas.

Two small children

Help for low income families

20 November 2018

Pregnancy and Baby Payment applications open on Monday 10 December.