Publication - Guidance

Scottish Welfare Fund: statutory guidance June 2018

Published: 1 Jun 2018
Directorate:
Social Security Directorate
Part of:
Equality and rights, Public sector
ISBN:
9781788519687

The Scottish Welfare Fund (SWF) aims to provide a safety net to people on low incomes through Crisis Grants and Community Care Grants.

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Scottish Welfare Fund: statutory guidance June 2018
11. Data Monitoring

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11. Data Monitoring

Regular Statistical Monitoring

11.1 The Scottish Government and local authorities are working together to collate and analyse quantitative data about the operation of individual Welfare Funds.

11.2 Local authorities should work with software providers to make arrangements to capture the agreed data set as specified at: http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Statistics/15257/1529/swf-dataspec

11.3 This data should be collected continuously through case management systems and sent to the Scottish Government in the prescribed format as requested.

11.4 The Scottish Government publishes statistics about the Scottish Welfare Fund at: http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Social-Welfare/swf


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