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Best Start Grant School Age Payment – Social Security Scotland

Below is the link to the School Age Section on the Social Security Scotland website, this has all the information about the benefit which opened for applications on 1st June. I would also recommend following Social Security Scotland on Facebook as there is a number of posts made regarding this payment.


National School Closure Information

Coronavirus – national school closure

The Scottish Government has announced schools across Scotland will close after Friday.

We are working with them to ensure continued support for children and families affected. We will provide more info as soon as we can.


Please follow the council on Twitter @RenCouncil or visit for the latest updates. Visit for health advice.