- 25 Apr 2019
The Advance Payment Scheme opened on 25 April 2019. You are eligible to apply to the scheme if you were abused as a child in care in Scotland before December 2004 AND you either have a terminal illness or are age 70 or over.
You can find links to the form, additional guidance, questions and answers and a privacy notice linked from this page.
We have set up an Advance Payment Team to provide help and refer you to other sources of help and support if needed. Contact information is provided below.
Telephone: call free on 0808 169 9740 (phone lines are open Monday to Thursday, 10am to 4pm)
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