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Benefits are changing

The benefits system has undergone a major change recently. Some benefits are being replaced while others might have different rules for claiming them.

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Your income when a child is 16+

Your income from benefits and child maintenance may stop soon after your child is 16 years old, unless your child is in education or training when they are 16 – 19 years old.

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Universal Credit

This advice guide has information about universal credit and how the rules apply to single parents.

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Having a baby

Information about maternity leave, benefits and grants available to single parents in Scotland.

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