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Whether independent or devolved from the UK, Scotland is set to gain more control over welfare spending – including state pensions, unemployment and disability benefits.
A probe into the financial management of social work in Dumfries and Galloway has uncovered a number of failings.
Two women whose new-born babies were taken into care have won a court ruling that their human rights were breached.
IT has offered respite care for children with complex disabilities for more than a decade. Now, city (Edinburgh) residents are being asked to dig deep to help Gilmerton Road raise £455,000 to refurbish and extend the facility, which provides a respite service for local families with children who have a…