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Apply for additional support - members

Published on 15 February 2021

Support and assistance grants

Existing members of the Scottish Infected Blood Support Scheme (SIBSS) can apply for the following grants:

  • enhanced living costs supplement
  • income top-up support
  • one-off grants

Download the guidance materials and forms for each grant.

Advanced hepatitis C payments

If you're already registered for chronic hepatitis C payments and wish to apply for advanced hepatitis C payments, please use the form below.

Apply for advanced hepatitis C payments.

Regular payments for people infected with chronic hepatitis C and their widows, widowers or partners

A clinical review of the impacts of chronic hepatitis C (HCV) was led by Professor David Goldberg of Health Protection Scotland (HPS).

Following this review, members who are already registered with SIBSS can now apply for regular monthly payments.

Access the guidance and forms M or N to apply.

Request a postal application

Applications to the Scottish scheme are made using forms that you can download and print from this website.

If you would prefer us to post you a form, please contact us:

Email: nss.sibss@nhs.scot

Telephone: 0131 2756754