Decision details

Additional Welfare Rights Support

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


As part of the focus on Improving Opportunities for People and Communities, Argyll and Bute Council agreed to provide additional resources to proactively support people experiencing poverty and hardship by investing in two additional Welfare Rights support staff for two years.


A report advising the Committee on the options considered and the option approved by the departmental management team in order to best achieve this aim in the timescale prescribed was before the Committee for information.




The Committee noted the contents of the report.


(Reference: Report by Executive Director with responsibility for Legal and Regulatory Support, submitted)

Publication date: 14/06/2021

Date of decision: 10/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 10/06/2021 - Community Services Committee

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