Best Start Grant and Best Start Foods are payments that help towards the costs of being pregnant or looking after a child for those on certain low income benefits. There are different rules for some 18-19 year olds and those under 18.
For more information on Best Start Grant and Best Start Foods and to find out if you’re eligible to claim it, visit GOV.UK – Best Start Grant and Best Start Foods.
Social Security Scotland
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