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The latest news from Social Security Scotland

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School Age payment applications off to best start

13 June 2019

9000 applications received for new school payment

More financial support for carers

5 June 2019

Carers get more support in Scotland than rest of UK

New School Age Payment launches

3 June 2019

A brand new benefit for low income families is now open for applications.

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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