Response to the Scottish Parliament’s Social Justice and Social Security Committee’s call for views to inform their inquiry into low income and debt problems

Year: 2022
Topic: Throughcare and aftercare
Author: Lizzie Thomson

We have responded to the Scottish Parliament’s Social Justice and Social Security Committee’s call for views to inform its inquiry into low income and debt problems. Our submission focuses on the impact of low income, debt and poverty on care leavers in Scotland. To mitigate this impact, we support the exploration of how a Universal Basic Income for care leavers could be best implemented in Scotland. 

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