£500 payment for Personal Assistants

Personal Assistants employed by supported people are being invited to apply for the Social Care Workforce £500 Thank You payment. 

Please note the eligibility criteria applied to this is the PA must have been in employment for a continuous 4-week period between 17 March 2020 and 30 November 2020.

The portal for application is now live for personal assistants to apply for the £500 thank you payment from the Scottish Government.

https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/500poundapplicationsforpas/

or

You can call a dedicated helpline for further information:

Self-directed Support Scotland (SDSS): 0800 841 1321