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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-22731: Elaine Smith (Central Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 23 April 2019

To ask the Scottish Government what impact the Scottish Welfare Fund has had on the percentage of people who use food banks.

Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville 2 May 2019

The Scottish Government does not gather data on whether people who receive Scottish Welfare Fund grants also use foodbanks.