See information below regarding the Best Start School Age Payment.
Best Start Grant
The Best Start Grant School Age Payment is a £250 payment made around the time a child normally starts Primary 1.
It is open to people who get tax credits or certain benefits and are a parent or carer of a child born between between 1 March 2016 and 28 February 2017.
People are encouraged to apply online at mygov.scot/beststart or by calling 0800 182 2222
If eligible you can also apply for Scottish Child Payment and other Best Start Grant payments at the same time.
Gorebridge Community Cares
Please see below the latest update from our Home School Practitioner.
Weekly update for week beginning 2 February 2021