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Social Security Scotland - Scottish Child Payment - Online Info Sessions
When: 14:30, Tuesday 25 October 2022 Where: MS Teams This event is being organised by Social Security Scotland This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
Scottish Child Payment is a benefit administered by Social Security Scotland. It provides eligible families and carers with regular financial support to helps towards the costs of supporting their family and is currently £20 per eligible child per week. Around 104,000 children are already benefiting.
The benefit will be extended on 14 Novemberto those responsible for eligible children under the age of 16 - and at that point also increased from £20 to £25. Once extended, it is expected over 400,000 children could be eligible.
This event is designed for stakeholders working with individuals who will be eligible for our five family payments including Scottish Child Payment and Best Start Grants.