Browsing: Welfare

Ensuring Industrial Injuries Benefit Meets Peopleā€™s Needs A consultation on replacing the UK Governmentā€™s Industrial Injuries Scheme in Scotland has been launched. Views are sought on…

Devolved Welfare Shows Why Decisions are Best Made in Scotland This weekā€™sĀ announcementĀ by Rishi Sunak that he would withhold benefits from thoseĀ with/sufferingĀ mental health conditions is yet another…

Like-for-like Devolved Benefit for Seamless Transition Plans have been unveiled for a Scottish Adult Disability Living Allowance ā€“ a new benefit to provide continued support to…

Modelling Shows Vital Impact of SNP Government Policies Analysis has estimated that 100,000 children will be kept out of relative poverty in 2024-25 as a result…

Fourth Rise in Uptake Since Support Increased Scottish Child Payment was helping the families of more than 327,000 children at the end of December last year,…

Ā£280m Paid Since Launch of Carerā€™s Allowance Supplement A benefit only available in Scotland has delivered over one million payments to unpaid carers, new figures show. Almost Ā£280…

Disabled & Long-term Sick Should Not Be Punished Westminster must put an end to the cruel Tory sanctions regime following new data showing a record number…