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Young Carer Grant regulations: consultation

We are consulting on the development of the policy and regulations for the Young Carer Grant, a new benefit which will be delivered by Social Security Scotland.


Footnotes

1. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2018/9/section/97/enacted

2. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2018/9/contents/enacted

3. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2018/9/section/97/enacted

4. Scotland's Carers (2015) http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0047/00473691.pdf

5. Carers Trust Scotland (2015) Time to be Heard for Young Adult Carers

6. Scotland's Census (2011) http://www.scotlandscensus.gov.uk//

7. ibid

8. Analysis of Equality Results from Scotland's Census (2011) http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2014/10/8378

9. Children and Young People's Commissioner Scotland (February 2017) "Coping is difficult, but I feel proud" - Perspectives on mental health and wellbeing of young carers

10. Hidden Carers – Unheard Voices – Informal caring within the Gypsy/Traveller Community in Scotland http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/S4_EqualOpportunitiesCommittee/Inquiries/MECOPP.pdf

11. Scottish Government (2015) Scotland's Carers

12. Carers Trust (2014) Husband, Partner, Dad, Son, Carer? A survey of the experiences and needs of male carers

13. Carers Trust Scotland (2016) Young People Caring OUT There: Experiences of LGBT young adult carers in Scotland

14. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2016/9/pdfs/asp_20160009_en.pdf

15. Scottish Health Survey (2012/13) http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2016/09/2408

16. Children and Young People's Commissioner Scotland (February 2017) " Coping is difficult, but I feel proud" - Perspectives on mental health and wellbeing of young carers

17. Carers Trust Scotland (2015) Time to be Heard for Young Adult Carers

18. Scottish Youth Parliament (2014) A Costly Youth: The Impact of Caring on Young People in Scotland

19. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2016/9/pdfs/asp_20160009_en.pdf

Contact

Nicola.Smith@gov.scot

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