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Residents urged to apply for new child benefit which will help over 5000 families in West Dunbartonshire

Get the stories that matter to you sent straight to your inbox with our daily newsletter.A campaign has been launched to urge families to apply for a new benefit which would help around 8,400 children in West Dunbartonshire.The new Scottish Government benefit will give eligible families and carers £40 every four weeks for each child under six.

Full rollout to eligible families with children under 16 is planned for the end of 2022.Dumbarton’s SNP candidate Toni Giugliano has this week launched a campaign to encourage local families to apply for the Scottish Child Payment amid fears many vulnerable children might be missing out.He says estimated 8,400 children in 5,100 families across West Dunbartonshire are expected to benefit.He added that.

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