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Young Patient's Family Fund: terms and conditions

Published: 26 Jul 2021

The Young Patients Family Fund will help to offset the cost of travelling to and from hospital during a young inpatient's (up to age 18) stay in hospital and the subsistence required to allow claimants to spend time to support the health and wellbeing of the child or young person.

Young Patient's Family Fund: terms and conditions
5. Who can claim expenses

5. Who can claim expenses

Claims may be made by:

  • Parents/parent substitutes and siblings (under the age of 18) of a young inpatient who is receiving hospital care in Scotland. All claimants must be habitually resident in Scotland.

Contact

Email: valeria.filippi@gov.scot