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Best Start Grant Early Learning Payment launched

Section: Policy into PracticeType: News Item Date Published: 29th April 2019
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One off payment delivered from Monday 29 April 2019 by Social Security Scotland.

Best Start Grant Early Learning Payment (this link will take you away from our website) is a payment of £250 for eligible families in Scotland with children between two and three and a half years old. It aims to support parents who receive certain social security entitlements with additional costs of a young child.

Best Start Grant has been designed as a package of three payments intended to give extra money to lower-income families during the early years of a child’s life. These are:

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