The Caithness Business Index has posted the following article:

New Disability Benefit For Pensioners - Replacement For Attendance Allowance

[IMG][/IMG] Pensioners in five Scottish local authorities will be the first in the country eligible for a new disability benefit, subject to parliamentary approval of regulations. From 21 October 2024, Pension Age Disability Payment - the replacement for Attendance Allowance - will be piloted in Argyll & Bute, Highland, Aberdeen City, Orkney and Shetland. [Read Full Article]