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Challenging Social Care Decisions: A legal guide

By on October 2, 2018 in News
Challenging Social Care Decisions: A legal guide

This guide has been commissioned by MECOPP to help explain when decisions made about social care can be challenged using the law; and how to go about doing it. The guide: Introduces key legal concepts. Discusses the legal definition of social care and whether the law gives a legal right to social care. Describes the […]

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First Carers Allowance Supplement due mid-September

By on August 30, 2018 in News

The Scottish Government has announced that carers will receive the first payment of the new Carer’s Allowance Supplement from mid-September, back-dated to April. A guide to Carers Allowance supplement can be downloaded here.pdf This new benefit will be paid twice a year by Social Security Scotland, the first major new public service to be created […]

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Tax On Me – Fighting the Care Tax with Hip-Hop

By on August 24, 2017 in News

Tax on Me Mediaco-op proudly presents 'Tax on Me'- 4-minute hip-hop protest film fighting the unjust 'Care Tax', one beat at a time! Please share and let's #fightcaretax ! Don't forget to turn up the audioMade in collaborations with SCVO Inclusion Scotland Scotland Against The Care Tax ENABLE Scotland Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland […]

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