25th March 2021

Scottish Government announce increases in payments to end the disparity between schemes in the UK

The Scottish Government today announced key changes to the Scottish Infected Blood Support Scheme which will be funded by the UK Government. https://www.gov.scot/publications/scottish-infected-blood-support-scheme—payment-changes-statement/ This was in […]
13th February 2022

Scottish Consultation Report on the Infected Blood Compensation Framework

SIBF’s Tommy Leggate was commissioned, jointly with Haemophilia Scotland, to carry out the Scottish consultation on a proposed Infected Blood Compensation Scheme. This Scottish Consultation was […]
6th March 2022

Urgent help needed: Might you know the relatives of someone who died and has yet to receive last year’s parity payments?

Urgent help needed - Scottish Government have asked SIBF and Haemophilia Scotland to try to help track down relatives who might qualify for payments.
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 […]
30th July 2018

Clinical Review of the Impacts of Hepatitis C – SIBF respond & invite Government to meet representatives

SIBF and Haemophilia Scotland have jointly written to the Cabinet Secreatry for Health and Sport, Jeane Freeman MSP, outlining our views on the report’s conclusions and […]
19th July 2018

Joint member meeting, Saturday 14th July

Introduction and Overview On Saturday 14 July 2018, members of the Scottish Infected Blood Forum and Haemophilia Scotland met in Glasgow to discuss latest developments and […]