#BeyondCovid – Employment benefits

  The COVID-19 pandemic has seen many people unfortunately lose their job. Our Welfare Rights Officer, Tracey Millar provides some of the financial support you may be entitled to while looking for work.

Scottish Child Payment

Scottish Child Payment open for applications

  Our Interim Policy and External Affairs Manager, Rona Johnson looks at the new Scottish Child Payment benefit, which was developed to help some families meet the costs of raising a family.


Benefits that you may be entitled to

  We know many people have money worries at the moment. Therefore, it is important for you to understand the benefits that you might be eligible for. We have summarised how to access some benefits. Additionally, we have outlined changes that you might be able to expect if you are currently receiving benefits.

Welfare Rights

Benefits system for people living with epilepsy podcast

Epilepsy Scotland’s first ever podcast focuses on the most frequently asked questions that come through our Helpline & Information service regarding the benefits system for people living with epilepsy. One of our Welfare Rights Officers, Tracey Millar answers questions regarding Personal Independence Payment and Employment Support Allowance and much more.