Browsing: tackling poverty

97% Received Support Payments On Time Social Security Scotland has published its Annual Report and Accounts, which show that it made Ā£641 million in direct payments…

Income Thresholds to be Removed for Best Start Foods An estimated 20,000 additional people will become eligible for additional help to buy healthy foods when income…

Scottish Government policies making a difference Tackling poverty and inequality is the single biggest challenge facing Scotland and requires continued, urgent and sustained action. Weā€™re determined…

Prioritising Those Most in Need Tax, targeted support and tough budget choices will all need to be considered as part of bold measures to tackle poverty,…