Policy

Social Security Bill published

20 July 2017

HIV Scotland has welcomed the publication of the Scottish Government’s Social Security Bill. The legislation sets out how the government plans to use the newly devolved social security powers which a significant minority of people living with HIV currently access.

People living with HIV to shape new social security system

19 July 2017

Ahead of the establishment of Scotland’s social security agency, the Scottish Government has committed to listening to the views and experiences of people who are currently accessing or may access benefits to shape the new agency. Hear from two people living with HIV on why they joined the Experience Panels.

HIV Scotland in Parliament - July 2017

18 July 2017

Monthly roundup of HIV Scotland's political activity

Evidence must be at the heart of blood donation rules

15 June 2017

HIV Scotland has submitted evidence to the Scottish Parliament’s Public Petitions Committee following a petition lodged by NUS Scotland calling for the introduction of an individual risk-based blood donation policy.

HIV Scotland in Parliament - June 2017

13 June 2017

Monthly roundup of HIV Scotland's political activity

Seven HIV election asks for the next UK Government

16 May 2017

Ahead the General Election on 8th June, HIV Scotland has joined forces with other HIV organisations from across the UK in producing seven asks for local candidates.

HIV Scotland in parliament - May 2017

10 May 2017

Monthly roundup of HIV Scotland's political activity

Shape the future of social security in Scotland

25 April 2017

HIV Scotland is encouraging people who are living with HIV and accessing benefits to join new Experience Panels to shape the future of social security in Scotland.

Future dates of Cross-Party Group on Sexual Health and BBVs

24 April 2017

Find out more about the work of the Cross-Party Group on Sexual Health and BBVs

HIV Scotland in Parliament - April 2016

20 April 2017

Monthly roundup of HIV Scotland's political activity