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Changes to the Scottish Welfare Fund

Updated guidance on who can apply for crisis and community care grants.

Long leases to be converted into ownership

Property held in Scotland on an ultra-long lease to be converted into ownership.

Acas helpline number changes

The Acas helpline and its Equality and Redundancy helpline numbers have changed.

Budget 2014

Summary of measures announced in the chancellor's budget of 19 March.

The Scottish Independence Referendum

Who is eligible and how to vote in the Scottish Independence Referendum.

Better speech to text phone services

Text relay service for people who have trouble hearing or speaking when using the phone.

If you miss an ESA medical assessment

DWP guidance on what count as good reasons for missing ESA medical assessments.

Social care support

Children and adults are given more choice and control over how their social care needs are met.

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