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Redress- Advance Payment Scheme

Scottish Government announce an Advanced Payment Scheme

 

On Thursday 25 April, Scottish Government announced an Advanced Payment Scheme. The scheme will be open to anyone who was in care as a child and was abused in care in Scotland before December 2004. Payments will be made on a discretionary basis to those who have a terminal illness or who are age 70 or over.

 

https://www.gov.scot/news/redress-for-historical-abuse-survivors/

 

The guidance, application and FAQs are available on this attached link

 

https://www.gov.scot/publications/financial-redress-for-survivors-of-child-abuse-in-care-advance-payment-scheme/