Social Security Scotland Funeral Support Payment Roadshow

Sales Have Ended

Registrations are closed
Thank you for registering for this event. Registration begins at 10:00am, ahead of event starting at 10:30am. Refreshments will be available upon arrival.

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Calton Heritage Learning Centre

423 London Road

Glasgow

G40 1AG

United Kingdom

View Map

Sales Have Ended

Registrations are closed
Thank you for registering for this event. Registration begins at 10:00am, ahead of event starting at 10:30am. Refreshments will be available upon arrival.
Event description
Funeral Support Payment Roadshow

About this Event

Programme for Funeral Support Payment Event

Registration from 10am. Refreshments available from 10am.

Event begins at 10:30am.

Part 1:

• Background on the transfer of social security powers to Scotland

• Introduction to Social Security Scotland (who we are and what we have done so far)

Part 2

• Policy and eligibility criteria of benefit

- We will explain our widened eligibility by 40%, including what are the qualifying benefits

- We will talk through the key differences between Funeral Support Payment and DWP’s support

-We will run through what payments clients may receive and how payment may be recovered

- We will explain our decision making process

- We will then hold a Question and Answer session on our policy

Part 3:

• Application process:

- We will have a video run-through of online application and explain what questions clients will be asked

- We will discuss what information clients need to provide

- We will have sample copies of the paper forms available for you to look at.

- We will then hold a Question and Answer session on the application process

Part 4

We will talk about what to do if a client believes a decision is wrong

Part 5

We will talk about our communication and engagement approach

• We will have a showcase of available Comms materials

• We will talk about role of Relationship Leads and National Engagement Team

• We will talk over the ordering process for materials

Part 6

• We will have a networking session

• There will be an opportunity for you to complete and submit material order forms.

Date and Time

Location

Calton Heritage Learning Centre

423 London Road

Glasgow

G40 1AG

United Kingdom

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved