Tag archive for ‘poverty’
By admin On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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UK welfare cuts pushing more families into poverty

New report shows devastating impact of UK Government cuts. Scottish Government News – News  More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
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£5million fund will tackle ‘period poverty’

A £5million fund has been set up by the Scottish Government to provide free sanitary products in schools. The Gazette | News  More...

By admin On Monday, August 27th, 2018
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Free sanitary towels just the start in fight against period poverty

Renfrewshire Council will install sanitary vending machines in girls’ toilet blocks in primary, secondary and additional support needs schools. The Gazette | News  More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 25th, 2018
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Tackling poverty and inequalities

£4m for 22 projects throughout Scotland. Scottish Government News – News  More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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Johnstone family demands more support for families amid rising child poverty

A FAMILY from Johnstone has insisted more action must be taken to tackle discrimination against families in financial difficulty after it was revealed almost one quarter of children in Renfrewshire are living in More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
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Target to cut fuel poverty

Bill sets out target and new definition. Scottish Government News – News  More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Poverty gap closing

Attainment improving, education spend increasing. Scottish Government News – News  More...