52,000 Glasgow children benefit from Scottish Child Payment

Kaukab Stewart, SNP MSP for Glasgow Kelvin, has welcomed new figures which show that 52,245 children in Glasgow are currently receiving the Scottish Child Payment.   The Scottish Child Payment, which provides £25 per week to every eligible child, is estimated to lift 50,000 children out of relative poverty in 2023/24.   In Glasgow, 594,495 [...]

2023-11-28T15:30:32+00:00November 28th, 2023|Social security|0 Comments

Kaukab calls for cap to be scrapped

SNP MSP for Glasgow Kelvin, Kaukab Stewart, has written to Scottish Labour Leader, Anas Sarwar, calling for him to reconsider his position on the two-child benefit cap.   The cap was introduced by the Conservative government, capping the number of children in a household who would be supported by benefits to just two.  In another [...]

2023-07-18T08:13:50+00:00July 18th, 2023|Social security|0 Comments
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