23rd November 2018

Scottish Government announce new additional financial supports for chronically infected and affected people in Scotland

Scottish Government have announced a major improvement to their Scottish Infected Blood Support Scheme (SIBSS) as a result of their acceptance of all the recommendations and […]
18th October 2018

“To us it’s about life and death, to them it’s about money”

Now that the blood disaster is in the public domain and sharply in focus, well established opinions have resurfaced with both Members and Government coming at […]
17th October 2018

SIBF Member Meeting – Saturday 27th October 2018

The Forum is holding a Member Meeting : Saturday 27th October 11am – 1pm Mercure Glasgow City Hotel, 201 Ingram Street, Glasgow G1 1DQ (in the […]
11th October 2018

Infected Blood Inquiry Core Participant cross-border public spat

Representatives from SIBF and Haemophilia Scotland met with Joe Fitzpatrick, Minister for Public Health, Sport and Wellbeing, on 27th September at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh. […]
2nd October 2018

Infected Blood Inquiry Preliminary Hearings

The preliminary hearings of the Inquiry took place over 3 days from Monday 24th to Wednesday 26th September in central London. The commemoration that took place […]
24th August 2018

PIP, Benefits reform and requests for Letters of Support from GP’s

Need help to support your PIP application? It seems GP’s won’t help you. Some representative bodies for GP’s in Scotland are advising their GP members to […]