As you may be aware, Funeral Support Payment is due to launch late Summer. Funeral Support Payment will provide a one off payment to help people on low income benefits with a contribution towards the cost of a funeral. It will replace the Department for Work and Pensions Funeral Expenses Payment in Scotland.
Social Security Scotland are running a series of roadshows throughout August to tell you all about the new Funeral Support Payment , including the eligibility and how your clients can apply. Social Security Scotland would like to invite you to the following event:
The choice of this theme is very relevant as on 6th March 2017 Margaret Chan, Director General WHO launched a worldwide campaign to tackle air pollution as the ‘major public health issue of our generation’.
WHO states that poor quality air affects more than 80% of the world’s population.
A two-day conference from the Royal Society for Public Health and Institute of Cruise Ship Medicine
This conference brings together experts in their field to share with delegates the current thinking on pathogens of most potential risk, essential updates on the legislation and guidance, the threat of Norovirus and influenza, risk assessments, the legal consequences, current case studies, water safety hazards, systems and procedures and the views of the travel industry, with the aim to promote an enjoyable, healthy and stress-free experience for the traveller.