The Minister for Social Security, Jeanne Freeman, has recorded an update for carers on the plans for social security in Scotland.
In it she sets out the plans and timescales for setting up a social security agency in Scotland and taking over the 11 devolved benefits by 2020.
She also answers questions which were raised by carers about the government's plans.
Please note that the Aberfeldy therapy date for February and March will be taking place one week earlier than usual
PKAVS Carers Hub will be closed from 3pm Friday 24th December for the Christmas & New Year Holidays and will be reopening on Wednesday 3rd January 2018.
Carers Allowance will increase from summer 2018, with a Young Carer Grant introduced from autumn 2019