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National Guidance on Part 13 of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014: Support for Kinship Care

Provides guidance on Part 13 and on the associated Kinship Care Assistance (Scotland) Order 2016. Expands on what kinship care assistance is, who is eligible and how it is to be made available


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Scottish Government (2016) Children's Social Work Statistics , Edinburgh: Scottish Government.

Nandy, S, Selwyn, J, Farmer, E and Vaisey, P (2011) Spotlight on kinship care: Using Census microdata to examine the extent and nature of kinship care in the UK at the turn of the Twentieth century , Bristol: University of Bristol.

Scottish Legal Aid (2015) Advice and Assistance KeyCard 2015

State Pension credits are not included in disposable income.

Scottish Government (2016) Children's Social Work Statistics , Edinburgh: Scottish Government.

Ibid.

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