Child Winter Heating Assistance from Social Security Scotland, an automatic annual payment where a child/young person is under 19 years old and has one of the ‘qualifying’ disability benefits-

  • Disability Living Allowance high rate care component
  • Personal Independence Payment enhanced daily living rate
  • Child Disability Payment high rate care component

They must be getting this on at least one day in the third full week of September.

For more information on Child Winter Heating Assistance and to find out if you’re eligible to claim it, visit GOV.UK – Child Winter Heating Assistance.

Social Security Scotland
Telephone: 0800 182 2222
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